The Summit Lighthouse Teens United


River Retreat Partnership: June 22-25
TSL Teens Mentor Training: June 27 – 28
TSL Teens Retreat/July Conference: June 29 – July 4
SU at the River Retreat: July 6-10
Knights and Ladies of the Flame Retreat: July 12-16




Join us for several days of service at the River Retreat as we work to beautify our retreat facility (projects include landscaping,  outdoor activities, etc.), learn about teachings on community service, and enjoy fun, outings and games together.  After participating in the week of service, choose one compimentary spiritual event to attend, free of charge for all River Retreat Partnership participants. Choose from either the KLF Retreat, Teen Retreat, July Conference or SU at the River Retreat.
When: June 22 – 25 (service days ) + Your choice of one additional summer event (KLF Retreat, Teen Retreat, July Conference or SU at the River Retreat)
Where: River Retreat Facility, The Summit Lighthouse, Gardiner, MT
Who: Ages 15-33
Cost: $100 (includes service week program (room, board, activities) and your choice of one additional summer event)
*When registering for this event, be sure to tell Member and Guest Services which additional summer event you’d like to attend for free.



This two-day training is designed to prepare a group of teen and adult mentors to facilitate the TSL Teens United Retreat and prepare youth leaders to facilitate local youth groups and retreats year-round. Mentors are key to the success of every youth retreat. From running team-building activities to leading spiritual sessions and bunk groups, you can help to create the magic that makes these retreats so special for all involved. Mentors are accepted on a limited basis by application only. All those accepted are expected to also attend the TSL Teens Summer Retreat.
When: June 27 – 28
Where: River Retreat Facility, The Summit Lighthouse, Gardiner, MT

Who: Ages 16+, by application only.

Cost:  *Mentors pay for the teen retreat, however scholarships are available. To apply for a teen retreat scholarship, complete a Form I Scholarship application form

Apply to be a mentor: Mentor Application Summer 2017
Experience the teachings in a truly meaningful context shared from the hearts of the youth and the mentors. Make new friendships and strengthen old ones during this awesome week! This program is an overnight camp – 6 days, 5 nights. Activities include: interactive spiritual lessons and dynamic decree sessions, hikes, sports, campfires, team building games, arts and crafts, a talent show, and much more!
When: June 29 – July 4                                                                                                 
Where: River Retreat Facility, The Summit Lighthouse, Gardiner, MT
Who: Ages 13 (or 7th grade) – 18
Cost: $210 before June 6th, $250 after June 6th (cost includes room, board, activities and local transportation).
*Limited scholarships available. To apply, use link above .



Teens and young adults, ages 16-36, are invited to participate in this program that offers youth a way to share in the Summit University experience together. Participants will attend SU during the day and house together at the River Retreat. In the evenings, engage with friends in discussion and recreational activities or take the time for personal reflection/meditation.
When: July 6-10
Where: River Retreat Facility, Gardiner, MT
Who: Ages 15-36
Cost: $290 (includes SU Registration, all lunches, dinners, breakfasts and room at the River Retreat)
*Ten youth scholarships are available for the summer SU seminar. Full-time high school and college students ages 15-24 may apply. For information and an application form, call Mark Chapin at 406-848-9752 or email Applications are due by May 31st.
Questions?  Need more information? Contact Candice Vann at


Join the young adults of our community as we engage in a week of spiritual study, community and inspiration through action! Discover the joy of sharing in a retreat with like-minded peers, learn answers to many of life’s questions through practical application of the teachings of the ascended masters, participate in decree and meditation sessions and enjoy service projects, hiking and fun activities!
When:  July 12 – 16
Where: River Retreat Facility,  The Summit Lighthouse, Gardiner, MT
Who: Ages 18-36
Cost: TBD


All youth programs include lodging at the River Retreat. Accommodations include bunks and cots, so please bring a sleeping bag and warm cloths for cool evenings. A packing list is included in the registration packet.

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