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Northwoods Adventure at HoneyRock

Monday September 26 - Saturday October 1, 2022

A yearly tradition for friends and alumni of Wheaton College (ages 55+). There is a 10% discount for first-time attendees and financial assistance is available.

We look forward to welcoming new and returning Northwoods Adventure participants back to HoneyRock this September! 

Northwoods Adventure at HoneyRock is time for you to enjoy the company of fellow Wheaties (+friends!) and the beautiful colors and weather of a Northwoods fall. While you are here, you can participate in many activities such as guided nature walks, horseback riding, pontoon rides, swimming, fishing, canoeing, and much, much more!

There will also be special events like a variety show, classes, and events, as well as addresses by guest speakers. For more information or to request a registration form, please email Rachel Nichwitz at rachel.nichwitz@wheaton.edu or call her at 630-752-6024.

Check out an example of the Northwoods Adventure schedule, below!

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
6:30 a.m.   Dawn Walkers Dawn Walkers Dawn Walkers Dawn Walkers
7:45   Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast
9:15   Teaching Time Teaching Time Teaching Time Teaching Time
10:30   Morning Activities Morning Activities Morning Activities Morning Activities
12:15   Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
1:30 Check-In Afternoon Activities Afternoon Activities Afternoon Activities Afternoon Activities
5:30 Opening Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner
6:30 and on Evening Activities Evening Activities Evening Activities Evening Activities Evening Activities

*Approximate schedule provided; subject to change.


Northwoods Adventure Housing & Cost Options

Cost: $450/person

Cost includes activities, classes, meals, and cabin housing. Depending on cabin size, two couples or groups of singles may be assigned. Linens provided.

Cost: $350/person 

Cost includes activities, classes, meals, and cabin housing. Dorms are one story and near the Chrouser Dining and Activity Center. Male and female rooms are separate. Linens provided.

Cost: $230/person

Cost includes activities, classes, and meals only.

How to Register for Northwoods Adventure at HoneyRock

Registration for Northwoods Adventure Opens May 6, 2022!

You can register online or by paper. The online registration directions are below. If you'd like to use a paper form to register for Northwoods Adventure, email Rachel Nichwitz at rachel.nichwitz@wheaton.edu or call her at 630-752-6024.

How to Register Online for Northwoods Adventure Week

Registration opens in Spring.

If this is your first time at HoneyRock, welcome! We're excited for you to join us at Northwoods Adventure Week. Follow the instructions below to create an account with HoneyRock.

  1. Create a New Account
  2. Provide Profile Information
  3. Click "Create"

Great! You've created your account. Now, follow the instructions below to register for Northwoods Adventure Week:

  1. Select “Register Online”
  2. Choose “Myself”
  3. Profile Info - Review/Edit
  4. Select Event - Using the drop-down menu, choose: 2022 Retreats Groups Full Access, Gender, Age 21+
  5. Select Northwoods Adventure 2022
  6. Select Housing Option A, B, or C
  7. Complete Additional Information
  8. Complete Terms & Conditions
  9. Check Out
  10. Choose a Payment Method
  11. Pay your $100 Deposit
  12. Registration Complete!

If you have questions, reach out to Rachel Nichwitz at rachel.nichwitz@wheaton.edu.

Registration opens in the Spring.

If you've attended any HoneyRock event in the past, you already have an account! Here’s how to access that account:

  1. Click Here to Access Your Account
  2. Provide your email address and password

Those three steps will get you into your account. Once there, you'll need to do the following:

  1. Select “Register Online”
  2. Choose “Myself”
  3. Profile Info - Review/Edit
  4. Select Event - Using the drop-down menu, choose: 2022 Retreats Groups Full Access, Gender, Age 21+
  5. Select Northwoods Adventure 2022
  6. Select Housing Option A, B, or C
  7. Complete Additional Information
  8. Complete Terms & Conditions
  9. Check Out
  10. Choose a Payment Method
  11. Pay your $100 Deposit
  12. Registration Complete!

If you have questions, reach out to Rachel Nichwitz at rachel.nichwitz@wheaton.edu.