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Are you looking for a place to hold your retreat, gathering, event where you need lodging, meeting spaces, fun group activities, or great food, all in a great peaceful, natural setting?  God has blessed us with 120 acres that will provide a beautiful backdrop for any type of event.  You can check out all of our different options from the menu on the left of this page.  Contact our office by phone (507-533-4315) or email to begin designing your experience.  Once you book your event, a host person will be assigned to work with you. 

We have accommodations of various types to from  our Miracle Lodge and Conference Center with 27, private accessible rooms,  to camp style cabins and dorms, to our 45-site campground, providing different options for pricing to meet your budget.  Our lodge and dorms/cabins are climate controlled for all seasons.

Meeting Spaces
We have several different buildings, all which provide options for meeting spaces from our large log chapel seating up to 200 to small meeting spaces for 15 people.  We can provide for your audio and visual needs too. 

Birthday Party Packages
Check out our birthday party packages with our horses involved.  More info here.



Your group can enjoy many different fun activities which change with the season.  Check out this list of activities for warmer months:
  • Zip line
  • Low ropes team building course
  • Trail and pony rides
  • Archery, BB gun, and slingshot ranges
  • Swimming
  • Minigolf
  • Petting zoo
  • Basketball
  • Pickleball
  • Tennis
  • Sand volleyball
  • Climbing wall
  • Floor hockey
  • Horseshoes
  • Tractor and horse drawn wagon rides
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
We also embrace the winter here as we are Minnesotans don't ya know:
  • Snowtubing on our 3 big hills
  • Horse drawn sleigh rides
  • Snowshoeing
  • Broomball
  • Ice skating
Great Food
Our great kitchen staff can work with you to design the menu you need while handling various types of food allergy concerns.  We also provide different settings and styles for your dining from our dining hall, to our old red barn for outdoor bbqs, to our chuckwagon style dinner in the woods.