Camps aren’t just for kids. Lutherans in Nebraska offer a small luxury hotel where adults can enjoy nature too.
The ELCA Nebraska Synod runs the Swanson Retreat Center for church and public events. Synod leaders say that once the center’s debt is paid, the income will help fund youth camps.
George and Irene Holling gave the land for a Lutheran camp in 1974 after their daughter, Carol Joy, 17, was killed in a car crash on her way to college.
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