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Chihowa Retreat Center

Main Hall Fireplace


Chihowa Retreat Center is a year-round facility welcoming a wide variety of guests for day events, overnight retreats and camping under the stars. Chihowa is perfect for groups between 50-150, but smaller groups are also welcome. Chihowa offers comfortable lodging, meeting spaces, and recreational areas to create memories that last a lifetime.


Located just north of Lawrence, Kansas, Chihowa Retreat Center is the perfect option to host your next church event, club retreat, or scout camp-out. So come splash around in the pool, go for a hike through the woods, or just hang out by the campfire and see for yourself all that Chihowa Retreat Center has to offer!

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"Chihowa holds a special place in my heart. I appreciate the opportunity to escape to a beautiful, peaceful setting and I have fond memories of feeling the blessings of community as well as God’s presence.”

Emily H.


"Chihowa is a place where family can gather and experience the Divine."

Craig H.

Main Lodge Games
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chihowa lake
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Stained Glass
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