Our Headquarters in Annandale, Minnesota

Camp Friendship

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Wrap yourself in 115 acres of scenic woodlands and enjoy a fully outfitted waterfront on Clearwater Lake. Located in the central lakes area, just 60 miles northwest of the Twin Cities near Annandale, Minnesota.

The newly-renovated DeGross Center is perfect for a variety of groups of all sizes up to 299. This building meets all your needs with a modern A/V system, fireplace, kitchenette and break-out meeting space.

Also a group favorite, the camp Dining Hall includes an activity room ideal for private parties, workshops, meetings and more.

  • Cabins

    Longworth Lodge - Sleeps 25

    Complete with its own meeting spaces, this 2-story building offers groups a self-contained retreat experience. Enjoy sunsets on the lakeside porch. Use the full kitchen or savor some home-cooking in our dining hall next door.

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    Minnesota Loon – Sleeps 24

    This cabin is conveniently located right next to our newly-renovated DeGross Center and on the edge of the camp buildings for a more private feel. The cabin is equipped with central air conditioning, a gathering space, along with 16 lower beds and 8 bunks.

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    Goldfinch – Sleeps 24

    This cabin features a lakeside patio for a front-row seat to beautiful sunsets of Clearwater Lake. The cabin is equipped with central air conditioning and a gathering space, along with 16 lower beds and 8 bunks.

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    Wasie – Sleeps 24

    This cabin has 16 lower beds and 8 bunks along with central air conditioning. It is easily accessible from our entrance and a skip away from the DeGross Center.

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    Eagle – Sleeps 21

    Located right next to our main entrance and the DeGross Center, Eagle cabin has his/hers bathroom facilities, a full kitchen to cook delicious meals, central air conditioning and a large living room space for everyone to connect. With two levels of sleeping space, there are 15 lower beds and 6 bunks.

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    Blue Heron – Sleeps 19

    Paired with Whippoorwill, this cabin has 12 lower beds and 7 bunks and central air conditioning. It is just a short walk from our outdoor basketball and volleyball courts.

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    Whippoorwill – Sleeps 19

    Situated right by Blue Heron, Whippoorwill has 12 lower beds and 7 bunks and central air conditioning. It's located near outdoor fields for recreational fun.

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    Sandpiper – Sleeps 19

    The cabin's gathering space faces right out to Clearwater Lake. There are 12 lower beds and 7 bunks and central air conditioning.

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    Brown Thrasher – Sleeps 14

    Also has a great lakeside view, this cabin has 8 lower beds and 6 bunks and central air conditioning.

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    Nightingale – Sleeps 14

    With 8 lower beds and 6 bunks, this cabin features a kitchenette, cozy common space and central air conditioning.

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    Mourning Dove – Sleeps 14

    This cabin features a stunning lakeside view and just a short walk to the beach. It has 8 lower beds and 6 bunks and central air conditioning.

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    Kingfisher – Sleeps 14

    Steps away from our dining hall and offers a nice view of Clearwater Lake, this cabin has 8 lower beds and 6 bunks and central air conditioning.

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    Irish Rose – Sleeps 13

    A newer cabin, Irish Rose has a cozy gathering space, gas fireplace, a lakeside view and central air conditioning. There are 8 lower beds and 5 bunks.

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    Blue Bird – Sleeps 12

    Located conveniently next to the lodge and just steps away from the beach, Blue Bird cabin has stunning lake views, a gathering space with a gas fireplace and central air conditioning. There are 8 lower beds and 4 bunks.

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    Cardinal – Sleeps 10

    This cabin is a short distance from our lodge, has amazing lakeside views, a cozy gathering space with a gas fireplace and central air conditioning. There are 8 lower beds and 2 bunks.

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  • DeGross Center - 299 person

    The newly-renovated DeGross Center, with over 6,400 sq ft features a modern A/V system, fireplace, kitchenette and break-out meeting space. Perfect for large groups.

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    Fireside Room - 25 person

    A break-out meeting space inside the DeGross Center. The Fireside Room has a 60 inch flat-screen television.

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    Sun Porch - 100 person

    Accommodates groups up to 100 and offers a scenic view overlooking Clearwater Lake. It's equipped with a hardwired and wireless microphone system, gas fireplace and room dividers.

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    Program Center Music Room - 30 person

    A meeting space for groups up to 30 with a gas fireplace.

    Clearwater Room - 30 person

    In the Upper Lodge, the Clearwater Room isperfect for small group meetings. The Clearwater Room includes a walk around wood fireplace and a kitchenette.

    Superior Room - 60 person

    An excellent meeting space for groups up to 60, the Superior Room features a lake-view, gas fireplace, and kitchenette.

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    Activity Room - 40 person

    Located off the main dining hall; has a sink area.

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    PC Meeting Room - 20-30 person

    Gas fireplace and kitchenettes.

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    Arts & Crafts Building - 40-50 person

    This space features full kitchen.

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    Play indoors and out, any time of year!

    • Swimming beach
    • Gymnasium
    • Game room
    • Indoor swimming pool (check for seasonal availability)
    • Outdoor soccer field, basketball and volleyball courts
    • Hiking trails
    • Canoes and paddleboats
    • Camp fire rings
    • Picnic areas
    • Broomball
    • Ice skating

    We also provide kick balls, basketballs, volleyballs, broomball equipment and soccer balls at no extra charge. Be sure to make your request known at the time you register so we can reserve what you'll need.

  • Costs vary according to lodging, meal choices and additional amenities. Our staff designs retreat packages to fit your unique needs and budget. Whether you're planning a full-service company event, a fun family reunion or a simple weekend away with friends - we offer unique and affordable options for even the most budget-conscious groups.

    Please contact us for group rates and available discounts. We look forward to serving you!

    Packages

    Price

    1 Night / 3 Meals Starting @ $74
    2 Night / 5 Meals Starting @ $119

Contact Details

10509 108th St. NW
Annandale, MN 55302

Tel: 952.852.0104
Toll Free: 800.450.8376
Fax: 952.852.0123

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Akin Adeniyi, Deeper Life Church

We had a wonderful time at our weekend convention. I want to thank Gina our host and the staff at your kitchen. We've used various facilities but yours is distinct. We thank you for giving us such great service.

Confirmation Leader

Everyone loved Camp Friendship. Being close to the cities makes it a very convenient location.

Mill End Quilters

The lighting was great with easy loading and unloading – perfect for our age group. Very pleased. Everything was perfect.

Fr. Joseph

Thank you to all the staff. Our event was a huge success thanks to your hard work! We look forward to coming out again!

A Crafter

I was amazed! The cabin was beautiful with all the knotty pine and great natural light with all the windows.

Returning Guest

The food was excellent - very creative and tasty with many veggies & fruit. Very helpful, courteous staff. Thank you!

St. Timothy’s Leader

Anything I needed was retrieved or made for me. The staff and facilities were excellent.

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