Elevate is an annual winter retreat sponsored by Wabash Student Ministries for students in grades 6-12. This year's event is on January 20-22, 2017



*Doors open at 7:30 p.m. eastern standard time 

Higher Ground Conference Center

3820 Logan Creek Ln, West Harrison, IN 47060

(812) 637-3777

Email: highergrounds@fuse.net

Register by December 18 and receive the discounted rate of $120 ($85 non-refundable deposit)

Registration fee goes up to $145 on December 19.

What to bring for skiing/snowboarding/tubing:

  • Hat - if your head is warm the rest of you is likely to stay warm.
  • Waterproof Gloves/Mittens - mittens are warmest.
  • Goggles/Sunglasses - Goggles are strongly recommended on cold or snowy days for warmth and increased visibility.
  • Jacket/Parka (water resistant)
  • Synthetic or wool base layers for top & bottom - it's better to be warm than cold, you can always shed layers. 
  • Snow/Water resistant pants - very important, your 1st day will acquaint your butt to the snow, keep it warm & dry.
  • Warm, dry socks - No cotton. Wear only one pair of socks.
  • Sunscreen - SPF 15 or higher
  • Lip Balm
  • Equipment – If you are not renting: either skis, poles and boots; or snowboard and snowboard specific boots.

What to bring for the retreat center:

  • Bedding: Pillow, sleeping bag (we are sleeping in a dorm room)
  • Three days worth of clothes
  • Towels, Toiletries (Deodorant)
  • Tennis shoes
  • Bible, pen, and notebook

 What not to bring:

  • Alcohol, drugs, cigarettes
  • Knives, Guns
  • A bad attitude :)