Aldersgate Camp, Conference & Retreat Center dersgate Center is a camp, conference and retreat center owned and operated by the Commission of Camps, Conferences and Retreats. The center is affiliated with the Greater New Jersey Conference of the United Methodist Church. It has more than 300 acres of wooded area with streams, a pond, lake and waterfront property overlooking Swartswood Lake. Aldersgate Center provides Christian hospitality to groups of all denominations and affiliations. It also provides assistance with program planning, leadership in games, nature studies and low ropes adventure course. Aldersgate also provides, facilities, such as Asbury Village, Grace Memorial Garden, Forsman Pool Complex, Dietz Waterfront Center, Epworth Center, Appenzeller Chapel Conference Center, Hanham Mount Outdoor Chapel, Adventure and Low Ropes Course. It is located in Swartswood, N.J.