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Northwoods Adventure at HoneyRock

Northwoods Adventure Week at HoneyRock

Join us at HoneyRock for our yearly fall retreat, hosted for alumni and friends of Wheaton College and HoneyRock (for ages 50+) 


Full Week Option:
Monday, September 23 - Saturday, September 28, 2024
Half-Week Option: Thursday, September 26 - Saturday, September 28, 2024

Northwoods Adventure at HoneyRock is a time for you to enjoy the company of fellow Wheaties, HoneyRock alumni (and their 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 boat rides, swimming, fishing, canoeing, and much more. 

There will also be special events like a variety show, classes, and events, as well as addresses by guest speakers. We look forward to welcoming new and returning Northwoods Adventure retreat guests back to HoneyRock this September! 

For more information and assistance or to request a paper registration form, please email Leah Wolf at leah.wolf@wheaton.edu or call 630-752-6024.

To view information about housing and registration, just click the plus signs (+) and information will drop down for you to review. 

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

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
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 Departure by 9:00am
10:30   Morning Activities Morning Activities Morning Activities  
12:15   Lunch Lunch Lunch  
1:30 Check-In Afternoon Activities Afternoon Activities Afternoon Activities  
5:30 Opening Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner  
6:30 and on Evening Activities Evening Activities Evening Activities Evening Activities  

*Approximate schedule provided; it is subject to change.


Northwoods Adventure Housing & Cost Options

Cost:

Full Week | $380/person    Half Week | $190/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:

Full Week: $300/person   Half Week: $150/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:

Full Week: $200/person  Half Week: $100/person

Cost includes activities, classes, and meals only.


How to Register for Northwoods Adventure 

There are two ways you can register for Northwoods Adventure: register online (see below) or register by paper form. 

If you'd like to use a paper form to register for Northwoods Adventure, email Leah Wolf at leah.wolf@wheaton.edu or call her at 630-752-6024.

Click the plus signs (+) below to view instructions for online registration. 

If you've attended any HoneyRock event in the past (i.e., Northwoods Adventure, registered a camper for summer camp, etc.), then you already have an online account with us.

If you have questions, please reach out to our Guest Group Program Manager, Leah Wolf, at 630-752-6024. 

Here’s how you can access your pre-existing online account:

  1. Click Here to Access Your Account
  2. Provide your email address and password
    • If you do not remember your login credentials, you can either contact HoneyRock or go through the steps on the log-in page to recover your account information). 

Those steps will get you into your account. Once there, follow the instructions below. 

Below are the Instructions for Registering (Yourself or You & Your Spouse) Online 

If you need any assistance with the online registration process, please reach out to our Guest Group Program Manager, Leah Wolf, at 630-752-6024. 

To Register Yourself:

1. Click “+New Registration”

2. Select “Register Myself”

3. Select “Northwoods Adventure” from the available options

4. Choose housing option A, B, or C based on your preference. Press “Continue”

5. Answer Additional Questions. Press “Continue”

6. Agree to the Terms and Conditions of the Risk Waiver. Press “Continue”

7. Press “Continue to Checkout”

8. Pay the minimum deposit of $100 via Credit Card or E-check. Press “pay” at the bottom of the page.

9. Registration Complete!

 

To Register Yourself and Your Spouse

1. Click “+New Registration”

2. Select “Register my Family”

3. Select “Northwoods Adventure” from the available options

4. Choose housing option A, B, or C based on your preferences

5. Select the correct members of your family that are attending. Press “Continue”

a. Confirm the personal information of each member by pressing the down arrow next to each person’s name. Save any Changes.

b. Select “New Attendee” to add new members to your account

6. Answer Additional Questions for all members. Press “Continue”

7. Agree to the Terms and Conditions of the Risk Waiver for all members. Press “Continue”

8. Press “Continue to Checkout”

9. Pay the minimum deposit of $100/person via Credit Card or E-check. Press “pay” at the bottom of the page.

10. Registration Complete!