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Say "I do" in a beautiful, outdoor setting is a natural choice.

YMCA of the North adventure centers provide a variety of beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces that are perfect for nature-based wedding ceremonies and receptions of all sizes.


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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 (BWCAW).

Camp Northern Lights

Located 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.

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Making adventure more accessible

The YMCA offers need-based financial assistance to help people access the programs that are important to them.

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