Outdoor Education Center Lodge and Dormitories

Dormitory

Dormitory

Lodge Dining Hall

Lodge Dining Hall

Cedar Center 40 Guests

Cedar Center 40 Guests

Hickory.Sycamore.Dormitory.Private Rooms

Hickory.Sycamore.Dormitory.Private Rooms

OEC Main Lodge

OEC Main Lodge

Cedar Center Kitchenette

Cedar Center Kitchenette

Affordable Dining, Meeting and Sleeping Facilities

Rustic accommodations for your group retreat, family reunion, or business meeting.
 

Amenities 

Lodge

  • Full industrial kitchen

  • Cafeteria-style dining room, suitable for up to 120 people

  • Ample parking nearby

  • Private gathering areas inside and outside

  • Fire circle with platform stage and seating available

Dorms

  • Cedar: Sleeps 36 in two wings, plus four in chaperone room. Showers, kitchenette, gathering room.

  • Hickory: Sleeps 32 in two wings, plus four in chaperone rooms. Showers, gathering room.

  • Sycamore: Sleeps 32 in two wings, plus four in chaperone rooms. Showers, gathering room.

Special site notes:

  • Buildings are furnace-heated in the winter, shade-cooled in the summer

Book your Event Today!

All Glen Helen facilities are currently closed due to COVID-19 safety precautions. We are unable to book rentals of the Outdoor Education Center.  Please check back for future availibility!

About the OEC

The Outdoor Education Center is the Midwest's first residential environmental learning facility.  For sixty years, area schoolchildren have journeyed to the Center for a life-shaping week.