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QUILT AUCTION AND GIVEMN GIFTS!  Over $35,000 provides sustainability for us during this pandemic. Thank you for participating!

We invite you to help us manage this COVID pandemic by sharing a financial gift today so that we can be here for you tomorrow.




Our mission and our staff

We invite you to encounter Christ through Creation and Community along the shores of Shakopee Lake! Camp Onomia is a Lutheran Outdoor Ministry which welcomes you to retreat, renew, and refresh.  Come and stay a while!

All are welcome here regardless of race, age, sexual orientation, or denomination.



Staff led summer sessions, seasonal retreats, and special events

We offer fully programmed summer camp sessions for youth and families and year-round weekend retreats for everyone! Let our excellent staff plan and lead a Christ-centered program that is bound to encourage deeper faith and lasting friendships.


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Schedule your own retreat or conference


Camp Onomia is an excellent, welcoming place to hold your next church group, family reunion, or business retreat. Our location on scenic Lake Shakopee is surrounded by Kathio State Park and is within 80 minutes of most Twin Cities homes. Our Retreat Center is open throughout the year.


Personal Individual or Family Get-a-Way

New opportunity during the pandemic!


We know that you are locked down at home during these trying times. How about a refreshing excursion to Camp Onomia? We are offering unique opportunities for families to come stay in our Retreat Center for a day or a few. Missing your camp fix this year? We are here for you.

You or your family are invited to stay at camp this winter. Stay a day or stay a few. We will be limiting the number of rooms made available for these personal retreats. You may be the only persons here, or there may be a few others. As a "hotel" we will be expecting you to follow current state and CDC guidelines

  • your own lodging room

  • you provide your own bedding

  • you provide your own food stuffs

We provide

  • safe and sanitized accommodations

  • refrigeration, microwave, toaster and coffee pot

  • easy distancing and beautiful grounds

What else is available? How about building a campfire at the firecircle, or sliding or skiing at Kathio State Park? Maybe just build a fire in the lodge and read a book, put together a puzzle, or sip hot chocolate? The place is yours. (if you hit the casino, camp gets 10% of your winnings!)

This offer is restricted to two family groups and does not apply to group bookings. This offer will end without notice.

FEES: An appropriate donation is requested.

REGISTRATION: Email following the below link. We are operating on reduced office hours at this time, so a phone call may not be answered promptly.


Looking for a Christmas gift that brings Camp Onomia into your home this year?

Visit our Camp Store to order your camp gear and accessories today! Want it by Christmas? Better get moving! Spend over $50 and the shipping is on us (an $8-12 gift back to you!)



"Camp was great because we all got to play games and sing songs"

"I like when we gather at the cross at the end of each day together..."

"My counselor was awesome"

-elementary youth campers

"We appreciated the nice improvements that the camp have been making in the facilities. It seems like every time we come back there is another update. "

- family camper

"This was the first time we used Onomia for our church retreat and we were pleasantly surprised. The rooms were clean, the staff were helpful, and the food was excellent! "

- adult retreat leader




14202 Shakopee Lake Road
Onamia, MN 56359

Phone: 320-532-3767
Email: CampOnomia at

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