Campers playing dodge ball in the sport court
Silverado - Grades 2-5 - Columbus, TX Silverado - Grades 2-5 - Columbus, TX

Elementary Age

Silverado Camp

Located in Columbus, Texas, Pine Cove Silverado is a dream come true for kids entering 2nd – 5th grade. With exciting activity classes, tons of fun, and an opportunity for kids to grow in Christ, it’s a dream come true for parents, too! At Silverado, the good is gooder, the clean is cleaner, and the fun is funner!

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Summer Camp Details

Along with hanging out with some amazing counselors, Silverado campers ride horses, blob fellow campers in the lagoon, spend hours of fun in the pool, and zipline to their heart’s content down the Double Barrel Zip Line! All this while learning how exciting a personal relationship with Jesus Christ really is. If you’re ready for some life-changing gooder, cleaner, funner kind of fun, register today!

Camper and counselor spending time together
Pine Cove CampLife iPhone App

CampLife App

A week of camp in your pocket.

It’s good to detach. But it’s nice to get a peek of your camper every now and again, right? Introducing CampLife, a small, digital window into your kid’s week at Pine Cove. Keep up with camp—and get notified when your camper is tagged in a photo!



Ever meet a kid who doesn’t love horses? Us neither! Saddle up!

Camper riding a horse



Jump in! We’ve got a giant spiral slide, a diving board, and a lazy river!

Camper jumping into the pool


Water Zipline

Get zippy with it and zip out over the lake—then splash right in!

Camper riding a zipline over the lake



It’s legendary. It’s blobby. And we have it in all its high-flying glory.

Camper being bounced off the blob


Stealth Patrol

Bring your stealth mode and camo for this epic, all-camp night game!

Group of campers dressed in camo for Stealth Patrol night game


Zip Line

Buckle up, fly through the air, and enjoy our breathtaking zip line!

Camper smiling on the zipline


Dunk Court

What’s better than a day on the b-ball court? Dunking on short rims!

Camper doing a dunk on the basketball court


Mud Battle

Get muddy and messy in the muddiest, messiest game ever.

Smiling camper covered in mud


Worry-Free Camping


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


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


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


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

Sileverado interim camp director, Austin Langemeier

Interim Director

Austin Langemeier

Austin “Homestar Runner” Langemeier grew up around Pine Cove, learning from the staff and the culture. He worked three summers at the Shores before accepting a full-time position at Pine Cove. After serving for a year as the Silverado Men's Director, Austin became the Interim Silverado Director. He is married to Melanie, or “Wafells,” the Outback Women’s Director.


Dining Hall

Exterior Dining Hall



Exterior Cabin


Cabin Inside

Interior cabin



Entrance to Silverado


Where Are We?

Looking for a camp conveniently located to Houston, Austin, and San Antonio? You’ve found it! Pine Cove Silverado is just down the road from all of those Central and South Texas cities just north of I-10 on Highway 71!

“I learned that God will never leave you or forsake you. I accepted him into my heart and I believe it is his light we should shine out for the whole world.”

Silverado Camper

Campers soaking a couselor with water guns

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