"Be still, and know that I am God (Psalm 46:10)

EP AND AREA FACILITIES

EP FACILITIES:


  • 105 acres of rolling hills and forested area (about 45 acres)
  • Year-around fresh water stream runs through the property
  • walking paths are available on most of the property (trails in the forest are being cleared); benches are located in selected areas
  • EP is surrounded primarily by farms, located in a valley, and facing North Mountain
  • Two houses, with capacity to accommodate up to 15 persons

    o First House (also the home of Dick and Barbara Anson)
  • 2 Rooms (each with 2 twin beds, and 1 single bed)
  • 2 Rooms (each with a double bed) (1 bedroom can also serve as a separate meeting area for groups of up to 6 persons)
  • 1 Bedroom/separate living area for Dick and Barbara Anson (retreat center co-directors)
  • 3 full baths
  • Large living room, with fire place, and a view of North Mountain, used as the main meeting area, can accommodate groups up to 22 persons
  • Screened-in back deck, which can accommodate small break-out groups of about 6 persons, includes a hot tub/spa
  • Dining room area (can seat up to 10 persons, and also serve as a space for breakout groups)
  • Breakfast area (table can accommodate up to 6 persons), part of a large kitchen area
  • Full Basement (unfinished, and usable for youth activities)

    o Second House (located about 200 yards immediately across the field, facing North Mountain)
  • 3 bedrooms (each with twin beds)
  • deck, also useable for small group meetings
  • large basement (unfinished)
  • Large living room area, can accommodate groups up to 15 persons
  • Separate kitchen and dining room areas (also usable for breakout groups)

    All rooms are decorated with a warm and "homey" style, and have at least 1 desk, reading chair, and reading light.
  • Gazebo: fully screened, located by stream, facing North Mountain, can seat groups up to 12 persons


    AREA FACILITIES:

    EP is located in the Eastern Pandhandle of West Virginia

  • Ezekiel's Place is also about 5 miles from Sleepy Creek Wildlife Refuge Management Area, covering a large area of about 23,000 acres (including a lake and extensive walking trails). Sleepy Creek has good facilities for canoeing and fishing, hiking, camping.
  • Participants at Ezekiel's Place can gain access to some of the facilities at the Woods Resort (located only about 12 miles from Ezekiel's Place). For further details on the Woods Resort and its surrounding environment, see www.thewoodsresort.com.
  • Berkeley Springs is located 24 miles from EP, with the country's first spa, provides professional massages;
  • A wide range of excellent restaurants are located within 15 miles of EP
  • Shopping mall is located within 15 miles of EP (grocery stores, and all types of stores)
  • A range of cultural activities (live stage productions, concerts, excellent speakers) are available in Martinsburg and Shepherdstown (located within 15 and 25 miles, respectively, from EP)
  • Historic Harpers Ferry is located 35 miles from EP (about a 45 minute drive)

    For further details on area attractions, see www.travelwv.com