Retreat Center near St. Louis

Camp Manitowa’s retreat center near St. Louis offers facilities, programming and staff that will provide you with an unforgettable time. In southern Illinois, Camp Manitowa is nestled between Lake Hamilton, Rend Lake and Wayne Fitzgerell State Park. We’re just 90 minutes from St. Louis or Paducah, and less than 2 hours from Evansville.

Our facilities were renovated in 2010 and can accommodate up to 180 in yurts, and another 64 in cabins.

We offer a variety of rental options:

  • ½ day
  • full day
  • overnight/multiple night
  • Camp Manitowa in a van (we’ll come to you)
  • Manitowa Outfitters (we’ll plan and run your trip)
  • Venue rental

Whether you’re a small business, major corporation, youth group or a school, Camp Manitowa Retreat Center is a great place to get away from the day-to-day and refocus. We offer a variety of programming from team building to experiential/outdoor education to adventure sports to camping experiences. Please contact Dan Grabel to discuss your group’s needs.

We’d love to help you with your next event!

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