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Ridge - Grades 9-12 - Columbus, TX Ridge - Grades 9-12 - Columbus, TX

9th - 12th Grade

The Ridge is our brand-new youth camp created exclusively for 9th-12th grade campers! Located right outside of Columbus, Texas, the Ridge is where high school campers can unplug from technology and high school stress, be influenced by our Jesus-loving, fun-obsessed summer staff, and plug into seriously fun activities!

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Summer Camp Details

Just a few of our awesome new activities include a state-of-the-art wakeboard park, a slick track, and a giant water slide. The Ridge offers something for every camper! Our hope is that your high schooler will get to know Christ while experiencing the best week of their summer! If you’re ready for some life-changing gooder, cleaner, funner kind of fun, register today!

High schoolers singing outside with acoustic guitars

Information about two week sessions

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Video Highlights

Take a sneak peek of the high-adrenaline activities and laid-back vibe of Pine Cove’s newest camp, the Ridge.

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Activities

Slick Track

Welcome to Slick Track! The slickest way to wet your racing whistle.

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Activities

Weight Room

Our fitness center features bench presses, dumbbells, & more!

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Activities

Wakeboarding

Pulse-pounding action as you flip out and catch air!

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Details

Worry-Free Camping

Staff

Fun AND responsible? Yes! They’re just hilarious-er!

Safety

Safety first! (And second. And third.) Safety-er

Food

You guys don’t like dessert or anything, do you? Mmm, delicious-er!

App

Camp photos up on your phone? 100% gonna happen. Connected-er!

Camp Director, Pat Preston

Director

Pat Preston

Pat “Michelangelo” Preston worked two summers at Pine Cove before joining the full-time staff in 2008. Pat was the Men's Director at the Shores and Outback prior to serving as the Outback Director for five years. Pat is now the Director of the Ridge as well as the Central Texas Ministries Director. He and his wife, Meghan, have five children.

Facilities

Porch View

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Dining Hall

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Cabin

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Cabin Inside

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Pool

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Dining Hall Inside

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Location

The Ridge is conveniently located just off Highway 71 in the middle of central Texas. Positioned just 70 miles from Houston, 80 miles from Austin, and 120 miles from San Antonio, the Ridge is ideally suited to serve campers from a wide variety of nearby cities.

“Pine Cove has absolutely changed my life! The people here absolutely love Jesus. It’s a great place to totally learn about Jesus!”

Ridge Camper

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Let’s Go to Camp!

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