Higher Ground Christian Retreat

Mountain Get-Away

If you, your church or organization are looking for a get-away, someplace to escape your day to day busy life, we suggest visiting Higher Ground. This unique, Christian retreat, offers a spectacular view and accommodations that is unmatched on the parkway. A quiet, serene setting above the clouds is what you'll find when you visit this beautiful retreat


Higher Ground provides a variety of spiritual activities each year such as women's, men's, and youth retreats, officer training seminars; and children's camps...

Structure your own program

If your group wishes to structure their own program, Higher Ground's staff is eager to work with you to provide meals and necessary facilities. A variety of menus are available. Meals are lovingly prepared in a commercially equipped kitchen. Higher Ground is known for its great food.


Building a Cross


This inspirational video is from R.A.W, Recovery and Wilderness. The group utilized Higher Ground's facilities to help men struggling with addiction. One of their activities was building a cross. The cross is still on Higher Ground today.


  Higher Ground and the Cockayne Syndrome, East Coast, Retreat    
Virginia Currents is a regional television program about items of interest in Virginia. This segment illustrates some of the wonderful things that go on at Higher Ground.
Teresa Wall is president of the Cockayne Syndrome on the East Coast, an organization that has used Higher Ground as a retreat several times over the past few years, most recently in the summer of 2012.