Four dormitory-type sleeping areas for large groups
Three-bedroom home-like "cabin"
Dining halls, group kitchens and gathering rooms
Audio/visual equipment and a stage area
Junior Olympic swimming pool
Pond for canoeing, paddleboating and fishing
Gazebos and pavilion – covered small and large group areas for picnics, reunions and meditation
Sheltered/covered picnic table areas
Campfire ring for gathering and roasting/cooking
Twelve large pull-through 30-amp hook-up RV sites (several near shade trees)
Snack bar available for some events; t-shirt sales
Camp Gonzo Activity Center offers the largest single lodging and group meeting setting on our campus. Spacious dormitories flank both ends of the large activity center which contains a large kitchen and a variety of group meeting options.
Chalice Hills Lodge is a three-building complex which includes a comfortable gathering/meeting hall (with audio/visual equipment and a fireplace) and two wings with individual motel-style rooms overlooking a large patio, deck and lovely view of the pond and pavilion.
The Lindley Center is a small home-like building that offers a more intimate retreat for clergy or a family. Three bedrooms, which include a double bed and three singles, as well as a comfortable living room and kitchen, provide quiet relaxation. We invite you to come unwind in this comfy getaway at Disciple Oaks Camp & Retreat .
Disciple Oaks RV Park offers 12 large grassy pull-through 30-amp hook-up RV sites with trees and year-round availability. RV and tent guests have access to indoor bathrooms with showers and a large range of retreat center amenities.
NEW!: Disciple Oaks Challenge Course(Low and High Elements) is an exciting new offering added in late 2013 and finished in late 2015. Led by expert guides, your group will experience group- and confidence-building challenges as you journey through the courses elements. This activity is excellent for youth, scouting or school groups, as well as company or community team building. Allowing for a two-day event is how to get the most out of this experience. Learn more here.
We offer a variety of activities, including:
Swimming (pool only)
Canoeing and paddleboating
Low and high elements challenge course, including a zip line across the lake
Ga-ga ball pit
Partial disc golf course
Hiking (trails/roads wind through our 200 acres)
Games and sports (basketball, softball, volleyball and other outdoor equipment available)
Ping-pong and foosball tables
Outdoor prayer labyrinth
Nearby historical Gonzales, as well as Gonzales County, offers a variety of activities and events. Parks, a golf course, lakes, museums, festivals, historical sites/tours and shopping are some of the many things to learn about at these links: