Camp Otterbein spreads out across 450 acres in the beautiful Hocking Hills of southeast Ohio. The vast natural setting of wooded hills and green valleys provide a broad landscape for campers to explore and enjoy the splendor of God’s wilderness and discover Christ’s close presence in their lives. 

With a host of exciting, adventurous, and challenging activities, Camp Otterbein brings together traditional camp fun with new thrills. The possibilities are endless as we give all the glory back to God for an awesome week at Camp Otterbein.

Otterbein Favorites:
• Adventure Camp
• The BLOB!
• Treehouses


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West Ohio Camps is looking for leaders just like you to be counselors at our three camps this summer. A great camp counselor is someone who serves as an amazing mentor, big sibling, facilitator, manager, and all around go-to person for a group of young people. And while you are sharing yourself with the youngsters, you can reap the benefits as well. Here are ten great reasons to be a camp counselor this summer.

1. You get to be a role model.
For however long you have the opportunity to interact with the campers, you quickly become one of the coolest (and most influential) people in their lives.

2. You get to unplug.
Among the woods and lakes, you might not find much Wi-Fi, but you’ll find plenty of nature just begging you to unplug and enjoy. Surrounding yourself with the
beauty of the great outdoors only helps with this.

3. Boost your resume.
Through the experiences you have working for a camp, you will be able to proudly put on... continue reading.