HoneyRock, the Outdoor Center for Leadership Development of Wheaton College, offers undergraduate and graduate education in wilderness adventure ministry, plus a full-service camp and retreat center.


Beyond the usual camp experience, HoneyRock's programs seek to develop leadership qualities in people of all ages by providing increasing levels of responsibility, service and challenge to campers as they move through our programming year after year. And our world-class undergraduate and graduate programs offer students the experiential training and academic rigor they need to move into leadership and service roles in outdoor ministry around the globe.

Something for Everyone

Whether you're a second grader, a sophomore or a small group leader, HoneyRock has something for you:

Summer Camp Programs

Our summer youth camps focus on building into children the character traits needed to be leaders, to serve others, and to face the challenges and disappointments in life. We also offer youth retreats for schools, churches and other groups throughout the school year. Learn more >


Plan your family getaway in the fall when the Northwoods is at it's best! Our Family Retreat is a special family-friendly event held over Columbus Day Weekend. Enjoy HoneyRock and rent a cabin with your family at HoneyRock any time of the year for a fun getaway infused with learning opportunities and the chance to connect in our beautiful outdoor environment. Learn more >

School and Church Retreat Groups

HoneyRock staff will help you creatively tailor a program schedule and activities for your group. Retreats are available year round! Learn more >

Undergraduate Students

Our undergraduate students programs include our first year student transition program called Wheaton Passage, summer semester leadership schools, paid internships and programs directly serving Wheaton College departments. Students can take advantage of leadership training and outdoor adventures throughout the school year. And don't forget, HoneyRock is a great place to come hang out with friends over break, too. Learn more >

Graduate Students

Our world-class graduate programs integrate collaborative learning, community living, and hands-on experience in the leadership laboratory of HoneyRock. We offer degrees in conjunction with Wheaton's Christian Formation and Ministry program and Evangelism and Leadership program. Learn more >

Learn more about HoneyRock or register for a program today!

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