Boulder Ridge Retreats ponds and walking paths

Welcome to Boulder Ridge Retreats! Our retreat sits on 60 acres of wooded land in East Central Minnesota.  We are located one hour from St. Cloud, approximately 1.5 hours from the Twin Cities & Duluth, and just a short drive from Milaca, MN.  We are here for all of your crafting needs; whether it’s quilting, scrap booking, or stamping we have you covered. Crafting retreats offer a chance to connect with like-minded individuals who share a passion for creativity. The sense of community formed during the retreat can lead to lasting friendships and a supportive network.  Being in a creative and collaborative environment exposes participants to a variety of styles, ideas, and approaches. Interacting with fellow crafters can spark inspiration and ignite new creative concepts.

While at Boulder Ridge Retreats you are sure to experience natures beauty.  Take time for a walk to one of our 3 ponds, observe the local wildlife, and immerse yourself in the captivating scenery of the current season.

Boulder Ridge Retreats One of 3 ponds
Boulder Ridge Retreats

Whether you are here to quilt, craft, stamp, scrapbook or attend a nearby event, Boulder Ridge Retreats is sure to offer the serenity you are looking for.

A finished quilt is more than just a cozy covering; it’s a tangible piece of art infused with warmth and history. Every stitch is a testament to the quilter’s dedication, a brushstroke on the canvas of tradition. Quilting is not merely a craft; it’s a celebration of creativity, a thread that weaves through the fabric of time, connecting generations and creating a legacy of comfort and beauty.

A scrapbook is more than a collection of pages; it’s a time capsule, a treasure trove of memories waiting to be revisited. Flip through its pages, and you’re transported back to the laughter of a birthday party, the tenderness of a family gathering, or the excitement of a once-in-a-lifetime trip. It’s a testament to the power of preserving the past, turning moments into lasting legacies.

Crafting provides an outlet for creativity, allowing individuals to express themselves in unique and personal ways.  Craft-related activities often bring people together. Whether it’s a quilting bee, a knitting circle, or a scrapbooking workshop, crafting fosters social connections, creating a sense of community and shared passion.   Crafting retreats provide dedicated, uninterrupted time for creative pursuits.  The concentrated time and supportive environment of a crafting retreat increase the likelihood of completing projects. Participants can leave with a sense of accomplishment, having turned their ideas into beautiful creations from the heart.