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Retreat Center Resources

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The following is a resource guide for those planning day or overnight retreats in the greater Baltimore area.  Please contact each location via phone or their website for additional information and scheduling details.

Aisling Retreat House

4800 Hoffmanville Road
Millers, MD 21102
Offers directed and individualized retreats, spiritual direction, workshops and group faciliation.

Bellarmine Retreat Center

13308 Buena Vista Road
Waynesboro, PA 17268

Located along the Blue Ridge Mountains and Appalachian trail, their 5 residential buildings to accommodate groups of up to 90 participants.

Bon Secours Spiritual Center

1525 Marriottsville Road
Marriottsville, MD 21104
Located on 313 acres along the Patapsco State Park.  Availability for 70 participants in individual rooms; Bon Secours offers programs, but is also available to host outside groups' retreats and conferences.

Camp Deep Creek

1050 Bumble Bee Road
Accident, MD 21520

Includes 18+ acres and accommodates groups of 60+ people.  Ideal for sports groups, scouting, religious retreats, family reunions, or school trips.

The Claggett Center

3035 Buckeystown Pike
Adamstown, MD 21710

Includes 268 acres and can accommodate for day meetings or overnight retreats for 15-250 people.  Outdoor activities include a ropes course, pool, hiking trails, and a sports complex.

Francis House

2226 Maryland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21218

Available as a house for prayer and hospitality; open to individuals as well as groups for days of recollection and meetings.

Genesee Valley – Outdoor Learning Center

1717 Rayville Rd.
Parkton, MD 21120
office: 410.343.0101 | camp: 410.343.0138

Open for day or overnight trips for 10-200 people; ideal for leadership development, teambuilding, and outdoor adventure trips.

Holy Trinity Spiritual Center

P.O. Box 5742
8400 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21282

Available for 60 overnight guests for retreats, conferences, workshops and meetings.

The Jesuit Center

501 North Church Road
P.O. Box 223
Wernersville, PA 19565

Offers retreats and programs based on spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius, but also welcomes Catholic and other ecumenical groups for own meetings.  Includes 240 acre facility.

Loyola on the Potomac

P.O. Box 9
9270 Loyola Retreat Road
Faulkner, MD 20632
301.392.0800 | 301.392.0808

Includes 235 acres over the Potomac River, and accommodates groups of 70 participants.  Available for directed, private, or group retreats.

Loyola University Retreat Center

13210 Green Ridge Road
Flintstone, MD 21530
800.221.9107 ext. 5780

Facilities include a recreation field, forest trails, and outdoor meditation areas.  Located on 20 acres in the mountains of western MD, and accommodates groups of 50 participants.

Monsignor O'Dwyer Retreat House

P.O. Box 310
15523 York Road
Sparks, MD 21152
410.666.2400 | 410.472.2400
Available for youth and young adult retreats for 8th grad through college students.

Our Lady's Center (Shrine)

3301 S. Rogers Avenue
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Designed to promote Marian and Eucharistic devotion.  Facilities include an outdoor shrine, stations, as well as memorial and meditation areas.

The Shrine of St. Anthony

12290 Folly Quarter Road
Ellicott City, MD 21042
Available for days of prayer, reconciliation, and spiritual direction for groups or individuals.

Skycroft Baptist Conference Center

9621 Frostown Road
Middletown, MD 21769

Available for spiritual retreats, seminars and workshops, or reunions.  Located on 300 acres and can accommodate 300+ overnight guests.

St. Francis Xavier House of Prayer

108 E. Madison Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Offers spiritual direction, retreats, and ongoing programs based in the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius.

St. Gabriel's Retreat House

1201 Hilton Avenue
P.O. Box 3106
Catonsville, MD 21228
410.747.6767 | 410.747.4104
Available for retreats and other events.

St. Mary’s Seminary - Center for Continuing Formation

5400 Roland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21210

Includes day and night accommodations, several seminar and meeting rooms, as well as meditation and ecumenical chapels.

St. Mary's Spiritual Center

600 N. Paca Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Available for individual spiritual direction or group meetings and retreats.  Chapel accommodates 150, and limited overnight facilities are available for retreats.

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