Without sacrificing the comforts of home, luxury campsites and wilderness lodges are perfect for executive retreats. Today, we'll explore a few of them.
The Resort at Paws Up (Montana)
Located on 37,000 acres in a picturesque Montana valley, The Resort at Paws Up can accommodate corporate groups of 6 - 30 can in 1 or 2 bedroom tents with ensuite bathrooms and spacious decks. At 5 riverside or creekside campsites, comfort is ensured by a camping butler and private gourmet chef.
Activities include horse riding, fly fishing, ATV tours, rappelling, rafting, and skeet shooting.
With a total capacity of 200, there are 2 - 4 bedrooms homes and wilderness estates for larger groups. Meeting venues, which can accommodate groups of 10 - 200, include unique spaces like a converted tack room, hayloft and barn.
Safari Anticosti (Quebec)
Surrounded by the cascading waters of the St. Lawrence River, Anticosti Island is the home of 800 acre Safari Anticosti. Corporate groups can camp or stay in one of 3 main lodges, river chalets, or log cabins. Activities include deer hunting, and salmon fishing. All-inclusive rates include fishing and hunting licenses.
Clayoquot Wilderness Resort (B.C., Canada)
Clayoquot Wilderness Resort offers 12 luxury prospector tents with ensuite bathrooms and 8 deluxe tents with private shower houses and environmentally friendly composting toilets. All tents have queen or king sized beds and a queen sized day bed as well as antique dressers and tea tables accented with china and silver accessories. Activities include horse riding, shooting, fishing, ziplining, and whale watching. There are 2 lounge tents with wireless Internet for meetings, quiet recreation and relaxation.
For more executive retreats in natural surroundings, also consult Team Building: Wilderness Retreats in Canada, Team Building: Retreat to the Mountains, A Colorado Mountain Experience of Rustic Luxury: The Ranch at Emerald Valley. and Magnificent Mountain Retreats on Cvent Event Blog.