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Personal and Professional Use

Nature has a fantastic way of bringing people together – helping them connect with each other, and reconnect with themselves

Whether you’re hosting a corporate retreat or a family gathering, YMCA of the North adventure centers are a natural choice for your next private event.


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A natural way to say "I do!"


Please contact your preferred location below to learn more and schedule an event.

Camp du Nord

Situated on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, du Nord provides access to miles of hiking and skiing trails throughout the year.

Camp Icaghowan

Explore our 40-acre island on Lake Wapogasset while enjoying a wide range of outdoor activities – just one hour east of the Twin Cities.

Camp Ihduhapi

Situated on 165 acres of vibrant maple forest along the shores of Lake Independence, its close proximity to the Twin Cities makes Ihduhapi the perfect place to gather.

Camp Menogyn

Only accessible by water, Camp Menogyn is uniquely situated on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on West Bearskin Lake near Grand Marais.

Camp Northern Lights

Located on Bear Lake near the edge of the Superior National Forest, Northern Lights is a premier fishing destination with 130 acres of trails and woods to explore.

Camp St. Croix

Explore our 400 acres of woods, prairies, and trails along the scenic St. Croix River – just 20 minutes from the Twin Cities.

Camp Warren

Our 480 acres are just a short trip from skiing at Giant’s Ridge, and your group is sure to find plenty of fun ways to relax and enjoy nature right here at camp.

Gathering Pines

YMCA Gathering Pines is situated on 225 acres of woods, prairies, and pastureland with five lakes just south of the Twin Cities.


Activities and Equipment

Event Types
  • Conferences
  • Retreats
  • Meetings
  • Birthdays
  • Holiday Parties
  • Baby Showers
  • Family Reunions
  • Weddings
  • TVs
  • DVD Players
  • LCD Projectors
  • Flip Charts
  • Dry Erase Easels
  • Screens
  • WiFi
  • Basketball
  • Campfires
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Sledding
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • And more …
Two young ladies at a climbing course

Making adventure more accessible

Everyone deserves access to programs and services that help them reach their full potential. That's why we offer need-based financial assistance to help people participate in our programs regardless of their income.

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Have a question or need assistance?

Our customer service team is always happy to help.