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Santa Cruz Mountains

Moms & Sons 2021

Let us help you connect with your son through intentional shared experiences. Worshipping, playing, talking, adventuring and learning about Jesus together with your son and other like-minded moms will create memories and form bonds that last a lifetime.
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  3 Days
  Spring 2021 (Dates TBA)
  Ponderosa Lodge
  2nd-6th Grade

Memories that will last a lifetime!

Connect with your child while learning about Jesus together!

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3 Days

Meals, Lodging, Program, & Recreation





Additional Child $99

2020 prices shown. 2021 prices TBA.


    High Ropes


    Laser Tag


    Aqua Climbing Wall


    Dodge & Arrows


    Climbing Wall


    Ponderosa Pool


    Basketball Courts


We prioritize quality teaching and enough free time for fun.

When What
5:00 PM Check-in & photo booth
6:15 PM Dinner
7:15 PM Session
8:30 PM Night Swim
9:00 PM Off to bed
10:00 PM Lights Out
When What
7:00 AM Early Bird Coffee
8:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM Moms and Son Devotions
9:30 AM Session
10:00 AM Breakout: Moms with Speaker | Sons Nature Activity
10:45 AM Refreshment & Snack
11:00 AM Field Game
12:00 PM Picnic Lunch
1:00–5:00 PM Activity Free Time
5:15 PM Moms Break | Sons Activity
6:00 PM Dinner
6:45 PM Session
7:45 PM Mother/Son Activity
9:00 PM S'mores
9:30 PM Off to Bed
10:00 PM Lights Out
When What
7:00 AM Early Bird Coffee
7:45 AM Breakfast
8:30 AM Breakout: Moms with Speaker | Sons Craft
9:30 AM Mom and Sons Devotions
10:00 AM Session
11:00 AM Box Lunch
12:00 PM Have a safe trip home!

Speaker & Worship Leaders

2021 Speaker TBA

Rhonda Stoppe

Rhonda Stoppe is the No Regrets Woman with more than 30 years she’s helped women build no regrets lives by mentoring, speaking and writing books grounded in Scripture and easy to read––like you're visiting with a friend over coffee. She speaks and appears nationally on radio including Dr. James Dobson’s FamilyTalk, Family Life Today and Focus on the Family. She and her husband speak at marriage conferences, MOPs and homeschool conventions. Evangelism is her sweet spot. For more:




    Dining Hall




    Game Room


    Cabin Interior


    Cabin Exterior


Before Getting to Camp

  • Packing List
    • Bible, notebook and pen
    • Sleeping bag and pillow
    • Outdoor-type clothes
    • Warm sweatshirt or sweater—nights and mornings are cold
    • Comfortable sturdy shoes. Flip flops ok for shower/pool/beach use only
    • Underwear & Socks
    • Towel, washcloth, soap, shampoo, toothbrush, toothpaste, comb/brush
    • Pajamas or sweats
    • Swimsuit (one-piece) and towels for pool/beach
    • Facial tissue (small size)
    • Laundry bag
    • Camera
    • Flashlight
    • Water bottle

    Please label EVERYTHING with guest's name.

  • Items not to bring
    • Cell Phones/Electronics
    • Comics
    • Weapons
    • Alcohol or drugs
    • Sports Equipment
  • Medical Dietary Form

    Have a Special Diet or Medical Dietary issue? Please fill out this form to let us know about it so we can better serve you.

When You Arrive

  • Check-In

    Please plan to arrive at Ponderosa Lodge on Friday between 5–6:15pm. We will be providing a continuous serving buffet dinner between 6:15–7:15pm. The dinner meal will be held until 7:15pm, please contact the Registrar if you plan to arrive after this time. Our first session will begin at 7:15pm If you have any questions about the weekend, please do not hesitate to call.

  • Saturday Afternoon Options

    Saturday afternoon is designed for you and your son to maximize your time together as you choose. Following lunch you can explore the many natural and/or commercial attractions in Santa Cruz County, or enjoy one or more of the optional activities available at Ponderosa Lodge between 1:00–5:00pm.


Ponderosa Lodge
4600 Graham Hill Rd
Felton CA 95018
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