Ah, Camp! To many it brings back memories and to some it is a teaching opportunity to share with others the beauty of nature that our God has provided. It is a place to relax, fellowship, and to slow the fast pace of today’s world. Camp Helen is located at 14477 Baptist Camp Road Harvest, AL 35749.
Camp Helen History
There is a picture located in the Fellowship Hall of Helen Balch. She donated the land to the Association in the 1960’s. Since that time, untold numbers of people have enjoyed “Camp Helen”.
Often Asked Questions:
*What can we do there?
There is a in-ground swimming pool, large kitchen and fellowship hall that sits up to 150 people, an outdoor 24 X 48 pavilion with picnic tables, dorms that can sleep up to 60 people, fish pond, large movie screen, swings & fire pit, & ball fields. Besides all the amenities, there are 32 beautiful acres to hike and explore.
*Who can reserve the Camp?
Churches and/or outside groups can reserve the Camp. Anyone willing to follow the policies and procedures is welcome to make a reservation. Examples of groups that have reserved the camp are: Churches, Staff Meetings, Conferences, Runners, Ball Teams, Mission Groups, Kids Day Camps, Women’s Retreats, Men’s Retreats, Family Reunions, and Birthday Parties.
*When is the Camp Available?
The Camp Fellowship Hall is open all year to serve the needs of your large group. Other amenities are seasonal.