Summer Guest Period

Join in our favorite summer tradition at Kanuga!


June 30 – August 18, 2018

This beloved summer retreat allows families the chance to unplug and escape the busyness of life. Enjoy a mountain getaway where meals, lodging and many activities for all ages are covered, leaving you to rest, worship and play as you choose.

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Summer Guest Period
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Activities & Recreation

Guests can choose to structure their day with activities or leave their free time open for relaxing on a rocking chair with a good book or socializing with a friend on a porch swing. Activities for all ages include:

artisan crafts tennis tournament
square dance two-mile road race
carnival hiking trails
team trivia 50-foot climbing tower
kickball high ropes course
live music archery
campfire with s’mores waterfront activities:
Bible study and vespers – swimming
yoga classes – boating
onsite massages – fishing
– paddleboarding

Kanuga also offers reasonably priced off-site trips, like whitewater rafting, zipline canopy excursions, brewery experience, local winery tours and more.

Youth Programs

Our youth programs allow parents the luxury of “me” time while their children are cared for in a safe and fun Christian environment with well-trained, enthusiastic staff. Each program generally runs Monday–Friday. Registration and a daily schedule are available upon arrival.


Check-in: 4 p.m. Saturday | Check-out: 10 a.m. the following Saturday

2018 Summer Schedule
Week One June 30–July 7
Week Two July 7–14
Week Three July 14–21
Week Four July 21–28
Week Five July 28–August 4
Week Six August 4–11
Week Seven August 11–18


Making Reservations

Kanuga Lake Inn
Reservations are now available for summer guest period stays at our newly renovated, hotel-style inn. Located on our picturesque lake, the inn is accessible with air conditioning and private bathrooms. Most rooms include private patios or balconies. Learn more about our inn.

Historic Cottages & Guest Houses
The general public may request reservations for stays at our charming historic cottages and guest houses beginning February 22, 2018. Ideal for intergenerational families or groups of friends, our cottages and guest houses include a living room, porch, and multiple bedrooms with a private bath. Learn more about our cottages and guest houses.

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Make reservations by calling 828-692-9136 or email