Enter to Learn, Depart to Serve
3602 Lakeshore Dr. East
Dunkirk, NY 14048

Facility Tour & Rental Information

Dunkirk Camp & Conference Center’s cabins and main buildings are open from May through October and are available for camps, conferences, retreats, banquets, meetings, picnics, and family reunions. Pilgrim Lodge is open year-round. The grounds are level and walking should not present difficulties for anyone young or old. There are paved walkways to almost every point on the grounds. Ample parking is adjacent to the Administration Building.

DCC is 110 acres of woodland, streams, playing fields, open grounds, and nature trails overlooking Lake Erie which include:

Rental Form

Dunkirk Camp & Conference Center is a full service rental facility. We are fully equipped to serve you for any event from Weddings to Birthday parties, Grad parties, Weekend Retreats and more.

Please fill out a Rental Information Form and someone will contact you about renting our facility for your event.

Rental Form

Our Catering & Beverage menus and Term of Agreement are available to view and print.

 To view our Catering Menu, click here.

To view our Beverage Pricing, click here.

To view our Terms of Agreement, click here.

To view our Terms of Agreement for Parties, click here.

wifi-149888__180DCC has wi-fi internet access available in all camp buildings. Access is password-protected and can be limited as needed.

Capacity about 250. Stage, sound system, opens to each side with seven garage doors in place.Full kitchen available, with fireplace. Snack bar around the corner. A shady picnic grove and newly updated playground are adjacent.
Activity Center Playground picnic grove

A fully equipped facility for use by all during the camping season
Craft Barn craft inside

Completely winterized, two story, sleeps 27 upstairs, showers and lavatory on second floor. Fully outfitted meeting room and kitchen on the ground floor. Can feed and prepare meals for 40. First floor has single bathroom with shower.
Pilgrim Lodge

Olympic sized L-shaped pool with a deeper diving area. Complete changing rooms, showers and lavatories. Fully accessible. A wading pool and basketball court are adjacent.  We offer Community Swim most Saturdays in July and August and offer swim lessons.  For more information, click here.

The nature trail along Lake Erie is a delight. The path is covered by a boardwalk. A walker can circle back through the beautiful wooded area to the Activity Center and playground. A small, rustic outdoor worship area is adjacent.
P1030032 Nature Trail Vista

Cabin Numbers 1 through 7. Most are handicap accessible. Cabin No. 3 is the First Aid facility, with two beds available for those not feeling well. A Nurse is on duty during the camping season and an emergency phone is located here.
first row

 Eight cabins in each circle, each with four rooms, three beds in each room. Each has a bathroom with a sink, toilet and hot water. Cabins are heated. Without using upper bunks, 168 persons can be accommodated using all three cabin areas. Capacity can be increased to 252 by using upper bunks.
Middle Circle 1    Far Circle

 This large auditorium can accommodate 250 for meetings, worship, square dancing, film presentations, weddings, and more. The outside has a porch on three sides, and the view toward Lake Erie is beautiful. There is a large wood burning fireplace for cool evenings. Hardwood floors in the main room, surrounded on three sides with windows and French doors. Mothers' has newly remodeled bathrooms and up-to-date microphones and speakers.
Mother's front Mother's corner

An outdoor chapel to rival any you might find anywhere. What many remember most about Dunkirk is the beauty of the breathtaking sunsets over Lake Erie as they participate in well thought-out worship services.
Vesper Point Vespers sunset

Adjacent to Mothers’ Memorial, this building has four meeting rooms, with a capacity of 40 each, plus men's and women's showers and lavatories. One room contains children's play equipment with toys, games and cribs.
Classroom Bldg

The Administration Building is closed for repairs for the 2016 season.
Admin building

The dining hall seats 300 for delicious meals and is headed by a professional food service staff. For many, dinner in the dining hall is a highlight of their Dunkirk experience. The food is great, the atmosphere is congenial, and the singing of songs is just plain fun!
Dining Hall P1020521

Archery Equipment, a Low Ropes Course, and a Climbing Wall are available. Trained supervision is required. Ask the camp staff for more information.
Archery ropes course



  • Basketball court
  • * Volleyball courts
  • * Huge open field spaces perfect for soccer, baseball, and other sports – a backstop, soccer nets, and other equipment is available
  • * Snack bar
  • * Camp store
  • * Campfires and a picnic grove
  • * Playground with handicapped accessibility
  • * Competition-sized swimming pool and wading pool
  • * A 9-hole frisbee golf course

DCC is accessible for the physically disabled. Five cabins are equipped with ramps, four of which have special lavatory facilities. Blacktop connects all major buildings, including the pool. There is a boardwalk through the woods which will accommodate wheelchairs.

Check date availability and rates by contacting Anne Wilmot, the Camp Manager, at (716) 366-1900

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3602 Lakeshore Dr. East
Dunkirk, NY 14048



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