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Winter Family Weekend 2019

February 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - February 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm

February 15-18, 2019 – President’s Day Weekend

Wonder, adventure and discovery for all!

Embrace winter over the long President’s Day Weekend. Treat your family to 3 nights/4 days of discovery, learning and fun. This exciting family program offers age-specific and all-family program options to choose from. Whether you’re looking for snow activities, skiing/snowshoeing, nature learning or quality family time, we have something for the whole family.

Just some of the activities your family may enjoy during your stay at the Center include:

  • Indoor climbing wall
  • High ropes course
  • Ice climbing
  • Sleigh rides
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Behind the scenes barn chores
  • Wildlife programs
  • Cultural activities
  • Kicksledding
  • Broomball
  • Orienteering
  • Reptile handling
  • Survivor skills
  • Arts & crafts
  • Ice fishing
  • Snow Ball & Talent Show
  • and much, much more!




Click here to register online
Call 888-404-7743
♦ Mail in registration form

Click here to download Participant Information, including required forms

Spend quality time with your family in the north woods this winter, making memories that last a lifetime!

Register with a $200 deposit by November 30, 2018 to receive 10% off the rates below
(balance is due by 12/31/18).

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

Adults =$325
Children =$265 (ages 5-18 years), no charge for children 4 years & under.
Family group rate: Families of 4 (2 adults, 2 children) = $1150
…(all family members in same room; each additional child = $135, each additional adult = $195)

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

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

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)

You’ll find our accommodations are perfect for a weekend of adventure, relaxation and retreat.  Each spacious room in Crosby or Lowry Lodge has bunk style beds and sleeps 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 15 and departure is at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, February 18, 2019 (President’s Day).  About 3 weeks prior to camp, you will receive participant information with final schedule, driving directions, packing list, required forms, etc.

See tentative schedule below:

WInter Family Weekend 2019 schedule


February 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
February 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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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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