Welcome to Clearwater Forest!

A stunningly beautiful camp and retreat setting on Clearwater Lake in central Minnesota, Clearwater Forest has been changing lives in God’s woods and waters since 1954.

Clearwater Forest provides programming including summer youth camps, women’s retreats, spiritual renewal events, non-summer youth retreats, family events, senior adult programs and teambuilding opportunities for all types of groups.

Family reunions, weddings, small group retreats and corporate picnics/events all enjoy using the variety of facilities Looking to unify your group and have fun together? Check out the teambuilding options, both on land and water!


Something For Everyone

Summer Camp

Find out more about our exciting Summer Camp opportunities for campers from Elementary School to Senior High!

2017 Summer Camp

Event Center

We have everything your next retreat, conference, meeting, or gathering needs to be a success!

Start Planning Your Event


We have a building, activity, or place for everyone and everything you will want to do.

See Our Facility Options