Camp Cullen Family Camp

A Place to Disconnect to Reconnect

YMCA Camp Cullen offers an opportunity for families to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of daily life and re-connect with each other for a weekend of fun family camping, bonding and adventure. The facilities offer an experience that surpasses your expectation as an adult of what a ‘camp’ might be. Meals, activities and lodging are all included in the price of your family camp experience, for an all-inclusive stay with no worries or hassles. The facility is highly accessible, and provides fun and engagement for kids and adults of all ages. The Family Camp program has been highly successful as an opportunity for multiple generations of a family to engage and connect.

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Upcoming Family Camp Weekends

Each Family Camp has a theme to fit the season. It’s quality time well spent with your family, and our festive themes allow for each member to get excited about their stay!

*NEW* Summer Family Camp Full Week: August 4-9
*NEW* Summer Family Camp ½ Week A: August 4-7
*NEW* Summer Family Camp ½ Week B: August 7-9

Winter Wonderland Family Camp: December 6-8

Join us for a weekend of family fun in the great outdoors! Click the link below to secure your cabin today.

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Our Camp Facilities Have Something for Everyone

The YMCA Camp Cullen facility is a best-in-class facility, intentionally designed to deliver a high-quality, immersive experience to all ages. The cabins, activities, layout and amenities, mixed with the well-preserved natural environment, provide a perfect setting for fun, growth, excitement, disconnection from the hustle of the world, and reconnection with nature. Not to mention, anyone looking to enjoy a Houston area family camp will love the convenience of YMCA Camp Cullen. Spend quality time with your family in a peaceful outdoor setting, with fun activities for all ages.


At the end of their day of fun, families will come back to a clean, climate controlled bunkhouse for some quality time together. You will feel right at home with en-suite, individual bathroom and shower facilities. There are front and back porches complete with rocking chairs for relaxing and conversation together while enjoying the outdoors.

The Dining Hall

Our dining hall is located on the water front and offers 12,200 square feet with an additional 3,500 square feet of porch space for social time. Families will share a table together and enjoy balanced, kid-friendly meal options, prepared by our camp chef, that both parents and even the pickiest eater will love.


We are commited to the health and safety of all campers. Our staff is trained in basic first aid and can help and treat routine scrapes, cuts and minor illnesses. Your family’s safety is of the utmost importance to us!

The Dock

Head down to the lake for fun on the water! Many activities launch from the dock including sailing, skiing, tubing, our banana boat and more. Family Camp is a great place to try new things, including water sports and what better place to try something new than with family surrounding you to cheer you on!

The Chapel

Enjoy a beautiful sunset while looking over Lake Livingston and sharing the high points of your day of adventure and fun. It is a wonderful place to connect and bond as a family. Looking for a Christian Family Camp experience for your church group? Check out our faith-based retreats.

Equestrian Center

Our Hammil Equestrian Center has 30,000 square feet of arena space, and a portion of the arena is covered with lighting. There are bleachers for viewing, 10 covered stalls, tack room, feed room, a classroom in the breezeway with projector screen, office space, storage and restrooms.

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YMCA Camp Cullen is the perfect place for families to bond and connect outside of homework, after school activities, technology, and day to day business. Bring your family closer together through outdoor fun, teamwork, and fireside chats! A weekend at camp allows you to be a kid again, with your kid!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Due to the layout of our cabins, we do not allow pets.

All cabins are identical, laid out in three beautiful villages and include the following amenities: air conditioning and heating, Wi-Fi, six twin size bunk beds, multiple storage areas, either a front or back porch with rockers, and shared laundry facilities. En suite bathrooms include: four large showers, four restroom stalls, and six sinks with granite counter tops. Hand sanitizer stations will be available at the entrance of every cabin.

*Bedding, towels and toiletries are not provided.

Yes. You will choose your cabin at the time of booking (based on availability).

We offer a wide variety of seasonal activities throughout the year that will match each member of your family’s skill level and challenge them at the same time. Activities include but are not limited to archery, riflery, scavenger hunts, geology, crafts and more! Please visit our activities page for a complete list.

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