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Think outside the office.

Leave routine behind and embark on an unforgettable adventure with your team at Tamarack Adventure & Retreat Center. For decades, we’ve worked with adult and corporate groups to enhance teamwork, communication and trust among members. And with an 80 percent return rate, most customers come back year after year.

Customize your experience

Groups of all sizes regularly visit Tamarack Adventure & Retreat Center. Whether you’re interested in coming for a few hours or a couple of days, we’ll help you push boundaries, build memories and achieve your goals during your stay. We partner with you to create programs that bring your group into a better understanding of each other.

Our more than 50 adult programs can be mixed and matched to meet your group’s specific needs. Explore some of our most popular options below.

Call Us!

Tamarack Adventure & Retreat Center offers over 50 engaging programs to meet every group’s goals. Call us to learn about additional activities at 248-647-1100.

Category: Communication Creativity and Innovation Problem Solving Team Building

Duration: 30 minutes – 3 hours

Season:

Participants: Varies by activity

Community Puzzle

A fantastic culmination to your Tamarack adventure, Community Puzzle allows members to debrief and reflect as they customize puzzle pieces to express their unique experiences at camp.

Category: Creativity and Innovation

Duration: 30-45 minutes

Season:

Participants: Unlimited

Giant Swing

As a team, you will hoist two participants at a time 45 feet in the air before releasing them for an exhilarating swing ride across the forest. Build trust, teamwork and camaraderie with your group.

Category: Team Building

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Season:

Participants: 14 minimum, 20 maximum

Group Initiatives

One of our most popular programs, Group Initiatives encourages team members to work together and communicate to solve a series of challenges.

Category: Communication Creativity and Innovation Problem Solving Team Building

Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes

Season:

Participants: Unlimited

Ice Breakers

Get your group up and moving to make team members feel more comfortable with each other in a safe and supportive setting.

Category: Creativity and Innovation Team Building

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Season:

Participants: Unlimited

Kayaking/Canoeing

Explore Phipps Lake, learn new kayaking and canoeing skills, play games with your team and connect with nature during our beautiful kayaking/canoeing program. An American Red Cross-certified lifeguard will ensure safety on the water through the entire duration of this activity.

Category: Communication Team Building

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Season:

Participants: 30 maximum

Minute to Win It

Based on the hit TV show, Minute to Win It gives participants 60 seconds or less to solve assorted challenges. This engaging program is sure to energize your whole group.

Category: Creativity and Innovation Problem Solving

Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes

Season:

Participants: Unlimited

Monster

Group members will practice precise communication as they attempt to rebuild a Lego “monster” from memory. Each teammate will have a specific role in creating the Lego monster and, often, some comic relief.

Category: Communication Problem Solving Team Building

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Season:

Participants: 30 maximum

Tango Tower

Conquer our 40-foot climbing structure, including five vertical challenges and eight climbing routes, with the help of emotional and physical support from your team.

Category: Communication Team Building

Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes

Season:

Participants: 40 maximum