Facilities & Activities

Timber Bay


Is Timber Bay a Good Fit for Your Group?

Timber Bay Camp is great for small groups, solo retreats and even groups of up to 100 people. We have housing, meeting space, activity options and meal service to fit with whatever your group needs.

If you need more information than what is provided here, please contact us directly:

[email protected] or (320) 532-3200 ext-13

Meeting Rooms

Main Lodge

The Main Lodge is the heart of Timber Bay Camp. There are multiple options available for groups to gather together.

The Great Room in the main lodge can accommodate up to 100 people and is ideal for large group gatherings. Includes large, overhead screen, video projector, 16-channel sound system, Wi-Fi access, portable stage, and air-conditioning.

Additional meeting space: The Loft (25 people) and The Buckskin Room (20 people) are ideal for small break-out gatherings and casual hang-outs.

Other Meeting Spaces

Several of our other cabins have additional meeting space for smaller groups:

  • Eagleview Meeting Room (25 people)
  • Eagleview Deck (60 people, outdoors)
  • Lakeside Lodge Meeting Room (35 people)
  • Hillside Lodge Meeting Room (35 people)
  • WorkCrew Lodge Meeting Room (35 people)

Sleeping Accommodations

Our overnight accommodations can sleep over 100 guests. Most of our cabins have private bathrooms and showers, but there are a few more rustic options available as well.

Click the ” + ” below each building to see more details.


Lakeside Lodge

Capacity: 20
2 rooms: 10 beds + bathroom


  • Furnished meeting room for up to 35
  • Stone fireplace
  • Serving counter, sink, microwave, and refrigerator
  • Lakeside Fire Circle located just outside the lodge
  • Two rooms sleep 10 each
  • Each room has a private bathroom and shower
  • Gas stove in each unit for atmosphere and warmth


Hillside Lodge

Capacity: 20
2 rooms: 10 beds + bathroom


  • Lounge for groups up to 30. Ideal space for crafts
  • Stone fireplace
  • Comfortably furnished
  • Full kitchen
  • Hillside Deck and Fire Ring located just outside the lounge
  • Two rooms sleep 10 each
  • Each unit includes a private bathroom and shower
  • Gas stoves in each unit for atmosphere and warmth



Capacity: 18
1 room: 8 beds + bathroom
1 room: 10 beds + bathroom


  • Fireplace Meeting Room for groups up to 25
  • Full-length windows that overlook the bay
  • Cozy fireplace
  • Kitchenette with sink, refrigerator, range, and oven
  • Eagleview Deck
  • Stone fire ring adjacent
  • One room sleeps ten
  • Second room sleeps eight
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Three-season porch
  • Air-conditioned


WorkCrew Cabin

Capacity: 20
2 rooms: 10 beds + bathroom


  • Located on a secluded knoll surrounded by a grove of red pines.
  • WorkCrew Meeting Lounge great for groups up to 30
  • Stone fireplace
  • Full kitchen
  • WorkCrew Fire Ring located amongst the pine behind WorkCrew lodge
  • Two units, each sleeps ten
  • Each unit features a private bathroom with shower
  • Gas fireplace in each unit for atmosphere and warmth



Capacity: 8
2 rooms: 4 beds + bathroom


  • Ideal for private retreats
  • Two units, each sleeps four
  • Each unit features a private bathroom with shower
  • Refrigerator, microwave, and coffeemaker
  • Comfortable living area with fireplace
  • Air-conditioned


Log Inn

Capacity: 6
2 rooms: 3 beds + bathroom


  • LogInn Lounge is a living/dining room area for groups up to 10
  • Full kitchen
  • 2 rooms sleep up to 3 each
  • Each room has closets, bath, sink, and mirror
  • Private bathroom and private shower
  • Stackable washer and dryer
  • LogInn Fire Ring located just outside LogInn


Two Yurts

Capacity: 4 per yurt
1 room 4 bunks


  • Rustic barn-wood decor
  • Sleeps up to 4
  • Heated and available for 3+ seasons
  • Electrical outlets
  • USB outlets for easy cell phone charging
  • Microwave and Mini Fridge available



Capacity: 6
1 room 6 beds


  • Six bunks
  • Meeting area heated by a wood stove
  • Large campfire ring
  • Well stocked outdoor cooking gear
  • Fresh water is made available.
  • If a must, a generator can be provided for an electrical outlet.
  • Outpost has a deck the length of the cabin with camping chairs overlooking the oak forest crested across a wide opened marsh.
  • Hammocks are up 50 feet across on the point to the north.


Food Service & Kitchens

The Dining Room in the Main Lodge seats up to 100 people at round tables of six. Our on-site cooks serve excellent, quality food in a family-style.

The Dining Hall is air-conditioned and has an amazing lake view and a fireplace.

There are kitchenettes in most of the cabins. They are available for store-packaged food and snacks.


Things to do at Timber Bay Camp

We enjoy providing you, as a group leader, a rustic yet comfortable retreat setting for you to tailor your programming to meet the needs of your own group. We strive to offer activities that are not loud and noisy but are of low impact to the environment, relationally driven and consistent with our beautiful Minnesota Northwoods.

Year Round Activities

  • Hiking and mountain bike trails wind through over 360 acres of private trails (another 600 acres of public land are adjacent)
  • Regulation size sand volleyball court (lighted)
  • Half-court, hard surface basketball
  • Large playing field available for football/soccer/softball and other games
  • Horseshoes, softball, croquet, badminton and other yard games available
  • 9-hole Frisbee golf course makes its way through the main camp area
  • Northwood Hills Golf Course five minutes away
  • Mountain boards (like skateboards for the woods)
  • Orienteering equipment available
  • Just down the road launch fishing excursions on Mille Lacs Lake, Minnesota’s premier walleye lake

Water Activities

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  • Sandy beach
  • Roped swim area
  • Floating raft
  • Inner tubes
  • Waterslide
  • Paddleboats
  • Canoes
  • Pontoon boats
  • Shore and boat fishing
  • Kayaks
  • Boat dock separate from the swim area

Winter Activities

  • Snowshoeing
  • Broomball (lighted)
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Ice fishing
  • Snow-tubing run (lighted)
  • Snowboarding
  • Snow football