Camp Pioneer 2020 has been canceled. Check back for updates on future camp dates.

Camp Pioneer is designed for persons who are mentally challenged, 18 years and older, ambulatory, able to provide basic self-care, and who possess independent living skills.

The campers take part in a variety of experiences while at Camp. There are opportunities to learn about God and God’s love through chapel, Bible study, and community activities. Hiking, crafts, swimming, and other outdoor activities are also part of the camp experience. Camp staff focus on individual learning and recreational opportunities appropriate for each camper.

The Warren Willis United Methodist Camp & Conference Center follows strict standards for their program staff, facilities, water activities, food service, healthcare, and personnel. All water activities are supervised by a trained lifeguard

To Apply

Return the application and a completed medical form with deposit by April 30, 2020 to:

Warren Willis UM Camp & Conference Center
4990 Picciola Rd.
Fruitland Park, FL 34731
Attn: Camp Pioneer

Cost of Camp Pioneer

The cost of a week at Camp Pioneer is $385.00. A $75 deposit must accompany the completed application by April 30, 2020. Checks are to be made payable to the WWUMCCC. The balance of camper fees is due before or at registration. Scholarships are available for those who qualify for assistance. When requesting an application, also request a Scholarship Application Form.


Applications are accepted in the order received until the camp is filled. When the camp is filled, a waiting list is developed to be used in case of cancellations. Upon receipt of the application and deposit, you will be sent a confirmation letter and other needed information. The RELEASE FORM and MEDICAL RELEASE must be completed before the application can be accepted.