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Winter Family Weekend – 2017

February 17, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - February 20, 2017 @ 1:00 pm

$260 – $318

Winter Family Weekend at ACNW

Winter Family Weekend 2017

February 17-20, 2017 – President’s Day Weekend

Wonder, adventure and discovery for all at our winter family camp!

Sleigh ride at ACNWs Winter Family Escape

Treat your family to 3 nights/4 days of discovery, learning and fun! This exciting family program offers age-specific as well as all-family program options to choose from. Whether you’re looking for snow activities, skiing/snowshoeing, nature learning or total relaxation, we have something for everyone in your family.

Activities that your family can participate in during your stay at the Center include:

  • Indoor climbing wall
  • High ropes course
  • Ice climbing
  • Sleigh rides
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Archery
  • Wildlife programs
  • Cultural activities
  • Kicksledding
  • Arts & crafts
  • Astronomy
  • Campfires
  • and much, much more!

All-inclusive rates (includes 3 nights lodging, 9 meals, and programming):

  • Adults =$318
  • Children =$260 (ages 5-18 years), no charge for children 4 years & under.
  • Family group rate: Families of 4 = $1150 (all family members in same room; each additional person = $135)

Commuter rates (meals & programming only, no lodging):

  • Adults =$225
  • Children =$165 (ages 5-18 years), no charge for children 4 and under

New option for winter camping families:

Yurt Option: Commuter Rates total + $100/family (Limit 1 family; please phone in registration)

Our rustic yurt is about 1/3 mile ski/sled from parking lot; canvas structure on wooden platform, wood stove heat, no electricity, no running water, has outdoor toilet, folding tables and wooden benches but no other furnishings (cots can be supplied)

Wetlands Cabin Option: Commuter Rates total+ $125/family (Limit 1 family; please phone in registration)

Our rustic log cabin has a small parking area; has electricity and wood stove heat, no running water, has outdoor toilet, folding tables and chairs but no other furnishings (cots can be supplied)


Why not spend some quality time with your family in the north woods this winter, making memories that last a lifetime!

You’ll find our accommodations are perfect for a weekend of adventure, relaxation and retreat.  Each spacious room in either Crosby or Lowry Lodge has bunk style beds and sleep up to 6 or 8 people (each family has their own room). Our meals have a reputation of their own and have become known as the best in the area.  Delicious, healthy, wholesome meals, each carefully prepared with creativity and taste, are served in our large dining room with beautiful stone fireplace and wonderful views of the woods and lake.

Your accommodations will include a private room for each family.  Crosby Lodge rooms (filled first) have private baths; Lowry Lodge rooms have shared baths.

Arrival is between 4-6 p.m. on Friday, February 17 and departure is at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, February 20, 2017 (President’s Day).  About 3 weeks prior to camp, you will receive participant information with final schedule, driving directions, packing list, required forms, etc.

Tentative schedule and additional information will be posted here as the event draws near 



February 17, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
February 20, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
$260 – $318
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54165 Audubon Dr.
Sandstone, MN 55072 United States
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888-404-7743 or 320-245-2648


888-404-7743 or 320-245-2648
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