Retreats
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Retreat & Event Brochure

Sit back and relax in the peaceful badlands.



Let us handle all the dirty work as you enjoy an unforgetable retreat at Badlands Ministries. With plenty of space, themed rooms and bunks available, we are dedicated to providing you the best experience we can.

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Co-Ministry Retreats

Badlands Ministries is excited to expand our year-round retreats by offering "Co-Ministry" events for area congregations and ministry groups. These events will be co-planned with our Program Director to combine the "very best" of the outdoor ministry experience with the particular ministry needs of your group. All age groups are welcome!

Marriage Retreat
Love, trust, commitment, communication, and having fun are some of the most important building blocks of a joyful and lasting marriage. Spend a weekend at our camp with other couples to grow closer to God and one another through a weekend retreat, celebrate the joy of a life together!
Confirmation Retreat
Looking for a way for your confirmation students to learn and grow together and in faith? Let us help you plan an event! We can provide the meals, housing, high ropes course, and games, and you can bring the curriculum you want your youth to learn throughout a custom one, two, or three day retreat at camp!
Badlands Adventure
We would love to work with you to create a unique, faithfilled, custom adventure experience in the beautiful rustic badlands! Because we are located near the Little Missouri River, Theodore Roosevelt National Park and the world renowned Maah Daah Hey Trail, let us guide you on a backpacking trip, horseback riding, mountain biking, tent camping, or tepee experience. Our high ropes course will allow for team building before the journey begins!
Plan Your Own Retreat
Badlands Ministries is a beautiful and accessible facility located in the magnificent North Dakota badlands. Our 188 acres, modern facilities, and "Leap of Faith" high ropes teambuilding course make the camp a great place for confirmation retreats, business events, family reunions, weddings, birthday parties, and custom retreats. To learn more about our site and check date availability, please contact us. We look forward to working with you!

Hammering Out Faith with Dad

A great opportunity for Dad to share quality time with his son or daughter! Together the two will build a wooden cross and journey through fun devotions. Fathers will learn more about what it means to be an "anchor" in their family while their kids enjoy enriching games and activities. This event is geared towards dads with children between 7 and 12 years of age.

Date(s)
May 6-7, 2017

Cost
$175 per Father-Child pair
Please register by April 15, 2017

Mother & Daughter Weekend

Hey Moms! Bring your daughters to camp for a girls' weekend full of faith and fun! Expect activities such as a tea party, spa time, faith growth, crafts, movie night and more! We will provide the Bible studies and environment where both your relationship and faith can grow. This event is geared towards daughters between ages 5 and 12, and will be fulfilling for the whole family.

Date(s)
September 23-24, 2017

Cost
$175 per Mother-Daughter pair
Please register by September 15, 2017

Confirmation Retreat

This retreat is specially designed for confirmation students to learn more about ourselves, our faith, and how being a Christian really makes a difference in our communities and world. Come out to celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation and enjoy teambuilding, Bible studies, and awesome games!

Date(s)
October 27-28, 2017

Cost
$50 per student (Adult Chaperones Free)
Please register by October 20, 2017

'Advent'ure Retreat

While we await the coming of Jesus, we can worship, play games, make crafts, sing songs, and have fun! Come with a friend or your 3rd-6th grade Sunday school groups as we explore the mystery of the season of Advent. You won't want to miss out on this fun day!

Date(s)
December 10, 2017 1PM - 4PM

Cost
$20 per student (Adult Chaperones Free)
Please register by December 3, 2017

Winter Crafting Retreat

  • Winter Crafting Retreat
A weekend for relaxation, finishing your latest projects and devotions with other craft-loving people! Avoid the cold- spend time inside sipping coffee and sewing, scrapbooking, knitting and more. All crafters are welcome. Room assignments are determined on a first-come basis, so register early!

Date(s)
February 17-19, 2017

Cost
$210 per person
$50 per extra night
Please register by February 10, 2017

Young Adult Servant Trip

Take a trip to Minneapolis-St. Paul during college spring break week! Enjoy a fun week with other young adults as you serve others in God's name. If you are interested in this fun and faith-filled mission, contact the camp office today!

Date(s)
March 13-17, 2017

Cost
$250 per person
Please register by March 3, 2017

Artistic Women's Retreat

  • Artistic Crafting Retreat
Experience springtime in the badlands and a join a community of artistic people! Enjoy great food and lovely accommodations, as well as rejuvenating massages and time for prayer and spiritual renewal. Crafters of all sorts are encouraged to attend!

Date(s)
April 7-9, 2017

Cost
$210 per person
$50 per extra night
Please register by March 31, 2017

Branson Holiday Bus Tour

  • Adult Retreat
Join Badlands Ministries on the road as we travel by motor-coach to Branson, MO! Enjoy many holiday shows in the "Live Music Show Capital of the World!" Transportation, accommodations, 10 meals, and all admission fees are included in the registration cost.
This trip will give you an unforgettable experience with friends old and new. To find more information about the trip visit www.GroupTrips.com/BadlandsMinistries or call 701-623-4332 to request details about the itinerary and registration process. Register early, you won't want to miss this amazing trip!

Date(s)
November 4-12, 2017 (Tour is dependent on 30 participants)

Cost
$899 per 2 seats
$75 deposit due by June 1, 2017 to secure your seats on the bus

Holiday Crafting Retreat

  • Holiday Crafting Retreat
  • Holiday Crafting Retreat
  • Holiday Crafting Retreat
A crafting retreat planned just in time for the holidays! Spend the weekend finishing up your last-minute holiday crafts and be pampered while you are working! Don't worry about any cooking or cleaning, we will take care of that! All you have to worry about is your projects. Please bring all the supplies needed for your craft.

Date(s)
November 17-19, 2017

Cost
$210 per person
$50 per extra night
Please register by November 10, 2017

Holiday Baking Retreat

  • Holiday Baking Retreat
Having you been pinning too many new recipes to your Pinterest boards in preparation for the holidays? This retreat is a perfect opportunity to make all your Christmas goodies, share delicious baked goods, and spend time relaxing with other bakers just like you. Enjoy your stay in our lovely retreat house while you bake! Be sure to bring along all the ingredients and baking ware needed for your recipes.

Date(s)
December 8-10, 2017

Cost
$210 per person
Please register by December 1, 2017