Young Life’s Main Street Shops

View from the “Street”
View from the “Street”View from the “Street” View showing the original house which was expanded uponView showing the original house which was expanded upon
Project location: Williams, AZ
Size: 9,000 square feet
Date completed: 2007

Renovation of an existing stone house, and adjacent addition of new Victorian-style storefront retail-like space and administrative space on two levels

YoungLife’s Lost Canyon Clubhouse

Performance space within the clubhouse
Performance space within the clubhousePerformance space within the clubhouse Exterior of the clubhouse buildingExterior of the clubhouse building
Project location: Williams, AZ
Size: 9,850 square feet
Date completed: 2006

• Clubhouse accommodates 400+

• RAR designs also include camper and staff dormitories and retail-type facilities

• Master-planning work on an established campus

RAR was brought into master-plan Young Life’s Lost Canyon camp after about half of the campus had been built up. We were tasked with the planning and design of the rest of the camp, including the main assembly building (“Clubhouse”) “Main Street Shops”, a staff dormitory, a laundry building as well as designing the interstitial spaces.

Working closely with the owner’s volunteer labor force, fundraising and governing board, we were able to provide designs to their specifications, and within their capability. The lands around the buildings we were able to use to form natural gathering areas and outdoor recreational spaces.

The clubhouse, especially, is an extremely professional setting for all their Audio/Video needs.

Young Life Staff Housing

Front entrance to Young Life’s staff housing building
Front entrance to Young Life’s staff housing buildingFront entrance to Young Life’s staff housing building
Project location: Williams, AZ
Size: 7,700 Square Feet
Date completed: 2007

This is a double-story staff housing for the Young Life’s Lost Canyon staff members, providing a common room for relaxing, nicely-provisioned sleeping rooms and a generous back porch with a fantastic view.


AICM Classroom building
AICM Classroom buildingAICM Classroom building AICM Dining hallAICM Dining hall
Project location: Show Low, AZ
Size: Various

3000 sf boys and girls dorm and meeting rooms. Architectural Master Planning and renovation services in progress.

United Christian Youth Camp

UCYC Main Dining hall
UCYC Main Dining hallUCYC Main Dining hall One of the Log Cabin Village dormitoriesOne of the Log Cabin Village dormitories One of the phase 1 UCYC DormitoriesOne of the phase 1 UCYC Dormitories Log Cabin Village chapelLog Cabin Village chapel Dining hall interiorDining hall interior
Project location: Prescott, AZ
Size: 110 acres

Designed in two phases, consisting of the Main Camp and the Log Cabin Village.

The “Ponderosa” half of the camp Camp occupies a 110 acre site including 3 dorms with accommodations for 60 campers per dorm.

The Main Dining and Conference facility includes seating and dining for 250, meeting rooms, and a full commercial kitchen.

Planning included renovation of existing chapel, multipurpose building, miscellaneous support structures and outdoor recreation facilities.

The Log Cabin Village includes 12, 4 unit dorms with sleeping for 24 per dorm; a dining facility with seating for 200 including a warming kitchen. The Village also includes a chapel and outdoor recreation facilities.

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