4th Day



Prayer Vigil



The Emmaus and Chrysalis walks are all held at Camp Akita not far from Logan, Ohio. Click on the map (below) for online directions

What you need to bring...

Bedding (sheet, blanket, pillow), Clothing for 3 days, towels/washcloth, tooth brush/paste, soap/shampoo...and an open mind.

What NOT to bring...

Watch or time piece, mobile phone, food.


Route to Camp Akita...located 30 miles southeast of Columbus off US Route 33

  • Travel 7 miles from downtown Lancaster (Routes 33 & 22/188)
  • Turn left at the flashing lights on Rt. 33 to the village of Sugar Grove
  • Travel 1/10 mile, turn right onto Fairfield County Road 65 crossing the metal bridge and follow County Road 65 for 3 miles to the white church at the top of the hill
  • Follow the signs with the Akita logo
  • Turn right at the white church onto Hurst-Hill Road
  • Follow Logan Hornsmill Road for 2.7 miles to Camp Akita main entrance

Camp Akita, which is accredited by the American Camping Association, is located approximately six miles east of U.S. Rt. 33, just south of Lancaster. Follow the signs for the ultimate nature experience.


Winter View of Camp Akita

Main Lodge

Camp Akita's main lodge, which is divided into two dormitories, can house 100 people. The facility is heated and contains modern bathrooms. A large sandstone fireplace complements the large meeting room, which seats 130.

A Private apartment with bath and kitchen facilities in the lower level are available for use by a guest speaker or conference director. Larger groups can be accommodated by adding the housekeeping cabins.

Camp Akita

29746 Logan-Hornsmill Road

Logan, Ohio 43138

740-385-3827 Phone

740-385-1712 FAX

Click Here for a PRINTABLE map to Camp Akita
(requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

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