cedarmore

Cedarmore

Location Details

The heart of the bluegrass

Cedarmore rests on 600 acres of rolling hills and beautiful woodlands. Get ready to be surrounded by cedar-filled forests, serenaded by the sounds of crackling campfires, and mesmerized by star-filled skies. Cedarmore boasts a wide range of high-energy and premium activities — from zip lines and bazooka ball, to escape rooms and fishing, and so much more.

Located just 25 minutes northwest of Frankfort, Cedarmore is conveniently located near Louisville, Lexington, and Cincinnati and can accommodate groups of any size up to 700 people. Whether your group is coming for camp, booking just for the day, or planning a multi-day retreat, you’ll find just what you’re looking for with our engaging activities, varied accommodations, and diverse meeting spaces.

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Something Extra Special

Artisan Coffee To-Go

Just because you’re at camp doesn’t mean you should miss out on your favorite latte or espresso. Enjoy Kentucky-favorite — Sunergos Coffee — and let our baristas get your day started.

Seven Housing Choices

Lodging

High-Energy & Premium Options

Activities

Bazooka Ball

Bazooka Ball

Bazooka Ball is a run-and-shoot-em game for all ages! Two teams begin on opposite ends of a field covered in barriers and obstacles and try to capture the other team’s flag all while avoiding being shot by dense foam balls launched from air cannons.

Team Building

Team Building

Let our trained staff facilitate your team building session! With games such as Minefield, Helium Stick, Magic Shoes, Atom Transfer, and Tape Jousting. Your group will be challenged and stretched as they learn critical truths through fun and games.

Zip Lines

Zip Lines

Crossings Camps offer some of the best Zip Lines in all of Kentucky! Zip through the tree tops as you fly up to 30 miles per hour 40 feet above the ground as our staff sees you safely to the end of the line. A thrilling experience you are sure to remember!

Escape Rooms

Escape Rooms

Dangerous viruses and broken communications will test your wits and critical thinking skills as your team competes to develop a plan to escape. Your team of 4-8 players will race against the clock to put together the clues and get out.

Sports Fields

Sports Fields

There will be no shortage of sports activities for our guests on property. Soccer, Smashball, Baseball, Ultimate Frisbee, Frisbee Golf, Volleyball, Basketball and more are offered in our excellent fields and courts.

Tango Tower

Tango Tower

Our aerial ropes course at Cedarmore, Tango Tower, is a climbing challenge that is safe for all ages. Fixed with a special belay system, Tango Tower provides hours of entertainment and exercise all while climbers take in the beautiful views of the Cedarmore property.

Fishing

Fishing

For those looking for a gentler pace, Cedarmore’s fishing area allows guests to take in the serene surroundings as they reel in their daily catch or paddle the lake from shore to shore.

Gaga Ball

Gaga Ball

Gaga ball is super-charged dodgeball on the ground played in an octagon arena. Challenge your friends and be the last man or woman standing.

Archery Tag

Archery Tag

It’s a hit! The original combat archery sport. Make a team of up to 5 people and challenge your friends with non-lethal, foam-tipped arrows. Score points by shooting an opponent, hitting their targets, or catching their arrows mid-air. This is a great idea for teaching teamwork.

Spaces For Every Group Size

Conference & Meeting Spaces

Customize your retreat

Your Retreat Your Way

So, what exactly can we customize? Everything! From arrival time, to the number of meals and meal times, to meeting rooms, activities, and more — just let us know your goals and what you want, and we’ll take care of the rest. We even have sample schedules to help you plan and structure your retreat. Let us take the stress out of your next getaway so you can focus on leading your group closer to God and closer to each other. Book your custom retreat today.

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Cedarmore FAQs

Got Questions?

All students and adults that attend camp must complete an online Crossings Medical Release Form. In order to complete the Medical Release Form, they simply need to visit our website, www.gocrossings.org and click on the Participant Account Link and then create a Participant Account. Once registered for the event, the participant can fill out and sign the Medical Release Form online.

Certificate of Liability

Each rental group must submit a Certificate of Liability from their insurance provider naming Crossings Ministries as the Certificate Holder. This form is required before groups arrive on the camp property. *Please Note: Crossings only needs to be listed as a Certificate Holder and NOT as Additional Insured.

What activities are available?

We have many high-energy activities that are sure to make for a fun weekend retreat. Some of our staff-run activities include Bazooka Ball, Zip Lines, Climbing Tower, Team Building, Archery Tag, and Escape Rooms. In addition, we have recreation fields and volleyball and basketball courts available for use at no charge.

How much does a meeting space cost?

We provide one complementary meeting space for every group that comes onto the property. We do not guarantee a specific meeting space, but will guarantee a space that best serves your group based on size and technical needs.

What are your rates based on?

Our rates are based on the number of nights, number of meals, type of lodging, number of guests per room, and the use of linens.

Where is the nearest hospital or urgent care facility?

Maxcare Urgent Treatment Center
101 Stonecrest Rd, Suite 1,
Shelbyville, Ky 40065

Jewish Hospital – Shelbyville
727 Hospital Drive,
Shelbyville Ky 40065

Turn right off the campus property.  Follow Hwy 1922 to Jacksonville.  Turn right onto Hwy 12 to Bagdad. In Bagdad, turn right to stay on Hwy 12.  Keep straight onto Hwy 43.  At the stoplight, turn left onto Hwy 43/55.  At 1st stoplight turn right onto US 60.  Follow US 60 through downtown Shelbyville.  The road will become one-way and then one-way roads will merge together again at a stoplight, be looking on left immediately for Hospital Drive (next to First Baptist Shelbyville).  You will see Jewish Hospital/Emergency sign.  You should be able to drive from campus to the hospital in 25 minutes. For Maxcare continue following US-60, it will be on the left.

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Need more info?

Let us help you plan

Whether you’re ready to register for an existing event like summer camp or you’re looking for just the right venue to hold your group retreat, Crossings has you covered. We’re committed to making the process easy so you can focus on preparing your group for an experience they’ll never forget. Let’s get started!