There are 5 cabins with 2 dorms each.
Each dorm accommodates 20 youth and 2 adults each for a total sleeping capacity of 220 people.
The main room of each dorm includes 10 bunk beds and a bathroom with a 2 private shower stalls and 3 toilet stalls.
The counselor/adult chaperone suite of each dorm includes 1 bunk bed and private bathroom and shower.
The configuration of our cabins complies with the Save Environment policy of the Archdiocese of New Orleans.
Scaccia Lodge and Infirmary
This building includes 5 chaperone suites. Each suite includes a bunk bed and private bathroom and shower for a total sleeping capacity of 10 people.
The lodge also has a living and dining room with cable television as well as a small kitchen.
During Summer Camp, the Infirmary houses an on-site nurse in a private bedroom and bathroom. (S)he operates out of a fully stocked exam room.
Worship Space, Chapel
The chapel seats 200 people.
All items necessary for Roman Catholic Mass (vestments, sacred vessels, worship aids and texts, altar bread and wine) are housed in the chapel for use by Catholic retreat groups.
There are two confessionals having movable partitions for private or face-to-face confessions in the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
There is a built-in audio system in the Chapel, including the availability of an electronic keyboard.
The system can accommodate additional musical instruments brought by retreat groups. A portable screen and projector are also available.
Dining and Meeting Facilities, Benson Hall
The dining hall has a seating capacity of 250 people.
There is a full commercial kitchen where our Executive Chef prepares quality, youth-friendly meals.
The dining hall is also equipped with audio-visual equipment and can be used as a meeting room.
Movable walls in the dining hall allow groups the option of creating 2 smaller meeting rooms/break-out spaces.
The meeting room can accommodate up to 120 people, depending on the configuration.
The space is equipped with audio-visual equipment.
There is a lobby with the following amenities: snack counter with sink, refrigerator, and coffee maker; bookcases with 200 Catholic Bibles, copies of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, youth retreat resources, board games, and athletic equipment (basketballs, soccer balls, etc.)
Recreational Facilities, Pavilion
The covered outdoor pavilion overlooks the field and has lighting for night activities.
Chairs and picnic tables as well as portable audio equipment are available to configure the space as an outdoor meeting space.
There is a basketball/volleyball court and large field suitable for flag football, softball, ultimate Frisbee, etc.
42’ by 76’ swimming pool with minimum depth of 3’ and maximum depth of 13’
Tables and chairs, outdoor lighting, and a bathhouse are available at the pool
Please note that it is the responsibility of the retreat group to arrange for a certified life guard if the pool is arranged for use in the rental agreement.
There is an additional fee for use of the swimming pool.
There are two designated places for bonfires.
S’Mores kits can be purchased for an additional fee.
The retreat group is responsible for bringing/collecting their own firewood.