One stop conference center

Kevin Penner

One stop conference center

Unlock the Ultimate Event Experience at Wilderness Edge Retreat Centre

Calling all event organizers and conference planners! If you're seeking the perfect venue to host your gatherings, meetings, or conferences, look no further than Wilderness Edge Retreat Centre. We take pride in being the epicenter of celebrations, networking, and seamless event coordination. Our unique conference spaces cater to events of all sizes, and our central location in Canada, just a short 60-minute drive from Winnipeg, makes us the top choice for those desiring a forest and lake setting in Manitoba. With 25 year experience we have become the goto for events wanting a forest and lake setting in Manitoba.

Conference Center and Meeting Rooms Tailored to You

Whether it's business meetings, training sessions, presentations, conferences, or special occasions, our versatile room layouts can be customized to meet your specific needs. Wilderness Edge Retreat and Conference Centre offers affordable and flexible solutions, accommodating groups ranging from 8 to 350 people. When you book with us, you gain access to complimentary Wi-Fi, large screen TVs, and the option for in-room coffee and snacks. We take care of the details so you can focus on your event. Our Manitoba Room boasts breathtaking views of the Winnipeg River through one glass wall and overlooks our flowered courtyard through the other.

Your Conference Centre Checklist

  • Location: Nestled in the picturesque town of Pinawa, surrounded by the scenic Whiteshell Provincial Park.
  • Lodging Accommodations: Our complex houses everything you need – lodging, conference center meeting rooms, dining areas, courtyard, and outdoor activities – all under one roof spanning 84,000 sq. ft.
  • Availability: Check our availability and get in touch with us.
  • Suitability: Situated in a park-like setting, just an hour from Winnipeg, with over 100 guest rooms and 5 versatile meeting rooms. Our largest indoor room accommodates up to 200 people, and the expansive outdoor tented area can seat 300.
  • Costs: use our PACKAGE BUILDER at the bottom of this page to get an instant quote on everything you need instantly!
  • Staffing: Count on us to provide an event manager as your primary contact and a dedicated team to oversee food services, meeting room setups, and team-building activities.
  • Facilities: Enjoy free Wi-Fi in both guest and meeting rooms, audio/visual equipment, microphones, tables, chairs, break-out rooms, a large central courtyard, outdoor hot tub, cedar sauna, tube and raft rentals, and various outdoor activities.
  • Food Services: Never go hungry at our events! We offer full hot buffet breakfasts, lunches, and suppers, as well as a 9 pm snack to keep everyone fueled. Special diet meals and allergy options are also available.

Discover more about our incredible venue by reaching out to us using the buttons at the bottom of this page!

Event Rooms at a Glance


  • Capacity: 20 person occupancy
  • Location: Lower level


  • Capacity: 30 person occupancy
  • Location: Main Floor


  • Capacity: 40 person occupancy
  • Location: Main Floor
  • Additional: 2 adjoining breakout rooms that hold 8 people each


  • Capacity: 160 person occupancy
  • Location: Lower level


  • Capacity: 200 person occupancy
  • Location: Main Floor
  • Features: Overlooking Winnipeg River, Small kitchen


  • Capacity: 500 person occupancy
  • Location: Short walk outside
  • Features: Full Stage and can also be converted to use as a gym


  • Capacity: 20 person occupancy
  • Location: Main Floor
  • Adjacent to McCoy Lounge


  • Capacity: 200 to 600 person occupancy
  • Features: Overlooking Winnipeg River, 60 Boat Marina, and Boreal Forest
Buffet Services Made Easy

Our buffet services, complete with special diet and meal options, simplify event planning. Government agencies, charitable organizations, businesses, and churches consistently choose us for their events. Located just one hour from Winnipeg, Wilderness Edge Conference Centre offers the best of Manitoba, combining your meetings or events with the beauty of the Boreal forest and eco-tourism opportunities.

Guest Room Accommodations

With over 100 guest rooms and suites, we offer a variety of accommodations suitable for solo travelers, couples, and families. Several rooms are equipped with kitchens or kitchenettes, and all feature log beds to ensure a relaxing stay.

Don't miss out on the opportunity to host your next event in a truly unique and beautiful setting. Contact us today, and let Wilderness Edge Retreat Centre turn your event into an unforgettable experience!

Wilderness edge amenities
Group of people

Large meeting rooms


143 guest rooms


Catered meals

Location pin

One hour from Winnipeg

Located in Pinawa, East Whiteshell Provincial Park


25+ outdoor activities

Rafting, canoe rentals, snow boarding, hiking trails, etc.


Team building

Rafting, canoe rentals, snow boarding, hiking trails, etc.

High tempurature

Hot tub

Spa / sauna


Parked car

Free Parking

Fire pit





Walking trails

Convenience store

Convenience store

Credit card

nearby ATM


Golf Course

Umbrella on a beach



Pickle ball

Tenis ball


Plan everything in one place

A super simple dashboard for you and your attendees

Pair of people

Easily share with anyone

Open book

Attendee self sign-up option


Special organizer pricing

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