Renting Camp Marshall
Frequently Asked Questions
Who owns Camp Marshall?
Camp Marshall is owned and operated by The Episcopal Diocese of Montana. Camp Marshall is an Episcopal summer camp for children and youth. Our site manager, Mark Clemow, lives on the camp property all year and provides hospitality to our rental groups. Our camp director, Sue LaRose works out of offices in Helena and Missoula except in the summer months when much of her time is spent at the camp.
Who can rent Camp Marshall?
During the spring and fall, Camp Marshall is available for rent to non-profit groups, business groups, or government entities. We require an insurance rider for $1,000,000.00 listing Camp Marshall and the Episcopal Diocese of Montana as additionally insured.
Camp Marshall is an excellent site for annual retreats. Churches, quilting guilds, and therapeutic organizations rent Camp Marshall for annual events. We prefer groups that can rent on an annual basis, but if we can fit you into our rental calendar, we are glad to serve you.
Do you have a "group minimum" requirement?
Because of the resources used when hosting a group of any size at Camp Marshall, we require all groups to pay for a minimum of 12 participants. Learn more about our rental rates here.
What are meals at Camp Marshall like?
From our kitchen, we serve delicious, buffet-style meals. When you rent Camp Marshall, you will coordinate with our site manager to develop a menu. We work hard to accommodate visitors’ dietary needs, and often make gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, and vegan meals.
How do I get to Camp Marshall?
We are at 41524 Melita Island Rd. Polson, MT 59860. We are 11 miles north of Polson, MT.
From Polson, drive north on Highway 93 past mile marker 70. Turn right on Melita Island Rd. and drive for 3⁄4 of a mile. You will see our sign and driveway on the left side of the road.
From Kalispell, drive south on Highway 93 past mile marker 71, turn left on Melita Island Rd. and drive for 3⁄4 of a mile. You will see our sign and driveway on the left side of the road.
When is Camp Marshall available for rent?
Jill Sallin is responsible for scheduling rentals. You may reach Jill by phone (406) 442-2230 x100 or by email to inquire about the camp’s availability.
Who cleans Camp Marshall?
Rates at Camp Marshall are affordable. To keep costs down, everyone who is a guest a camp is also a volunteer at camp. The leader of your group is responsible for cleaning Camp Marshall. (When you reserve a weekend at Camp Marshall, you receive a clean up checklist.) We do a walk-through inspection before each group’s leader is signed out.
We have worked hard to eliminate graffiti at Camp Marshall. There is a minimum charge of $100 for any new graffiti.
Can we swim/canoe/kayak/use the ropes course/use the archery range...?
Contact Jill Sallin to find out whether your group may rent facilitated use of our waterfront area, challenge course, and/or other recreation equipment as part of your stay.
Can I bring my pet(s)?
No. In addition to the liability and hospitality issues related to having animals on camp, we are located in remote Montana. There are occasionally predators on our camp property to which pets are vulnerable.