Programs at Venture Retreat

Venture Retreat offers its guest groups:

  • Exclusive use of the entire retreat facility during their stay
  • A comfortable centrally heated lodge with five bedrooms, three baths and 23 beds
  • 20' x 34' meeting room with large stone fireplace (One bundle of firewood is provided. Our Rates and Guest Information page provides information about purchasing more firewood)

Fully equipped kitchen and dining room:

  • Commercial gas range: griddle, 8 burner stovetop, 2 ovens
  • Basic cooking and food preparation utensils
  • 3 Refrigerators
  • 2 sinks, double and single
  • China and flatware for 50 

Sleeping accommodations:

  • Five bedrooms with 2 to 5 beds per room
  • 11 twin beds, 4 bunk beds, 2 queens, and 2 full-size beds
  • A newly restored 2 bedroom cabin adjacent to the main lodge, with a queen and a twin in each sleeping room
  • A 27' yurt with a wood stove, composting toilet and outdoor shower.
  • Ample room for camping in the surrounding meadow

Amenities at Venture Retreat include:

  • A 60’x20’ swimming pool
  • Large 10' round hot tub
  • 1000 square feet of sun decks 
  •  22 acres of meadow and forest