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All Church Conference - Location & Activities

Mount Hermon is a beautiful Christian conference center nestled among towering redwoods in the Santa Cruz mountains, just 6 miles from the Pacific Ocean and Monterey Bay. It is the perfect setting for us to come away from the stress and rigors of daily schedules and spend time discovering and renewing our relationships with Jesus Christ, our families, and our friends.

Some things you may choose to do:

  • Sequoia Aerial Adventure Tour (max 50 people) 
    Sign up during Friday Dinner or Saturday Breakfast.
  • Redwood Canopy Tour ($60/person, max.8 people) 
    Sign up and pay during Friday Dinner or Saturday Breakfast.
  • Discovery Grove Ropes Course (ages 5 years or older) 
    Sign up during Friday Dinner or Saturday Breakfast.
  • Climbing Wall (ages 5 years or older)
    Sign up during Friday Dinner or Saturday Breakfast.
  • Creek Walking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Hiking or Walking through the Redwoods
  • Santa Cruz Beach & Boardwalk
  • Mount Hermon Bookstore or Soda Fountain

Directions to Mount Hermon

You can download maps from the Directions page of the Mount Hermon website. Click here for point-to-point driving directions from Google Maps.

From the Bay Area, take any major route south (280, 101, 880, or 680), to Hwy 17 South (toward Santa Cruz).

Go over the mountains on Highway 17, and take the first exit past Scotts Valley, marked "Mount Hermon Road." From the exit, turn right onto Mount Hermon Road.

Proceed west on Mount Hermon Road for 3.5 miles, through Scotts Valley to the stop light at Graham Hill Road.

Turn left onto Graham Hill Road.

Go one long block and turn left onto Conference Drive.

Proceed 1/3 of a mile to the Conference Center.

The Administration Building is on the right just past the U.S. Post Office. The Mount Hermon Bookstore is directly across the street. Temporary parking (20 minutes) is available in front of the post office.