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Pull off an EPIC Youth Retreat

A life-changing event that you can afford.

Experience the Medeba Difference!

  • Small Community Atmosphere
  • Extensive Adventure-based activities
  • First rate facilities and service
  • 2.5hrs north of the GTA in a near-wilderness setting
  • For groups up to 90 people
Youth Retreats

Don't miss out on more opportunities for your youth this year!

Youth retreats are vital for causing growth but planning an epic event can be a daunting challenge. You can trust Medeba to provide amazing facilities and the support you need to create a life-changing retreat for your youth.

Medeba will provide quality service and value for your retreat experience. Our accommodations, food service and program facilities will exceed expectations.  Add in extensive adventure activity options and Medeba is your ideal retreat facility for groups up to 90 guests. Don’t miss out on the best value retreat in Southern Ontario.

It’s worth the drive to Medeba, in Haliburton, for an exceptional retreat venue in a near wilderness setting. There are no crazy cottage roads or complicated directions to deal with.  Wherever you’re coming from, the journey is well worth it.

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More for less

A high end retreat that doesn't break the bank

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High Quality Facilities

Food, accommodations and activities that will wow you!

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We've got your back! Heidi will work with you to make sure everything is taken care of!

Youth Retreat Fees and Dates

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, we have had to adjust our fees. Please contact Heidi with your group size and requested dates for pricing details.

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Covid-19 Safety
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Medeba is working hard to ensure the safety of our guests and staff. We are following the recommendations of our Local Public Health Unit, including:

  • Limited Exposure for 14 days prior to arriving at Medeba
  • Completion of a Covid-19 Screening Form each morning of the retreat
  • Recommended Rapid Testing of the group members
  • Establishing cohorts for eating, sleeping and programming
A Standard Weekend Youth Retreat

Two nights accommodation

  • Comfortable, fully winterized cabins with fireplaces.

Five meals and a snack

  • Saturday - breakfast, lunch, dinner and snack

  • Sunday - breakfast and lunch

Your own dedicated meeting room

General use of the facility


  • For every 10 group members you bring, we'll give you one leader FREE!


  • Children age 0-4 years are at no cost

  • Children age 5-8 years may come at 75% of the adult cost

Adventure Activities

General Notes:


  • Due to Covid-19, we are continuing to adapt our retreats to comply with Public Health recommendations. We are working hard to ensure the safety of our staff and guests during your stay.
  • Arrival is anytime after 7:30PM Friday and Check-out by 2:00 PM Sunday.
  • Meal Times: Breakfast is typically at 8:30AM, Lunch at 12:30PM, and Dinner at 5:30PM.
  • Snack is served out after dinner on Saturday and the group can eat it at their own leisure.
  • Motel-style accommodations are available for group leaders, speakers and their families.
  • All guests must supply their own bedding.
  • Medeba has a minimum booking capacity of 40 people. This can be met by combining the numbers from multiple groups. If you have less than 40 people in your group, please contact us to see if there are other groups on-site.
  • Reserving the Facility: To have the exclusive use of the entire facility a group must pay for a minimum of 130 guests.
  • Sharing the Facility: If you are not a group of 130 or more you may be sharing the facility with multiple groups. This means sharing activity areas and our dinning hall. You will have your own dedicated meeting room for your group to use.

Book your Retreat now!