Koronis Ministries sits on 185 acres of one of Minnesota’s most beautiful lakes Your group can enjoy the charm and beauty of historic buildings, complete with state-of-the-art conferencing.

Discover the natural beauty and relaxation of Koronis Ministries. Conveniently located just 90 minutes from the Twin Cities in Paynesville, Minnesota, the facility is surrounded by 185 wooded acres on one of Minnesota’s most breathtaking lakes. Your group will enjoy all four seasons of outdoor activities, the charm of the historic buildings and state-of-the-art conference amenities, including wireless internet access in the Lakeview and Sunrise facilities.

Koronis hosts more than 8,000 people each year, making it one of the largest conference, camp and retreat venues in the state. With the choice of dorm or hotel-style lodging, conference rooms and year-round camping facilities Koronis is a perfect fit for any event, from corporate off-site meetings, to camps, retreats or outings for all ages, youth to adult. Whether you are looking for a great kids camp, sleepaway camp, youth camp, adult retreat, outdoor adventure or a cabin to rent for a getaway we look forward to serving you.

Our executive director and support staff are dedicated to your comfort and enjoyment. We pride ourselves on being known as a facilities leader and look forward to hosting your group or event.

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