Elk Creek Cabin and Retreat Center

Elk Creek Cabin and Retreat Center is a beautiful retreat for healing your heart and spirit. The Retreat Center is about wellness, people getting away from it all and being nurtured. Elk Creek Cabin & Retreat Center offers a variety of retreats: plan your own overnight stay with friends, enjoy scrapbooking, quilting, or professional staff development opportunities. Our popular women's retreats offer you a quiet space to reconnect and reflect on those things that are meaningful to you. Our experienced and supportive staff will develop a format to fit your needs.

The Cabin is located 45 minutes from Sun Valley in the heart of Idaho's Camas Prairie. The cabin will sleep 25 to 30 people dorm style lodging and meals are gourmet as well as healthy.

Deryl & Laurie Geren have owned and operated the cabin for 6 years. Laurie Geren is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and is available for group and individual counseling.

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Surround Yourself in Nature

What a great day to be in the mountains!! Listening to the birds singing, spotting elk feeding in the meadow, and being surrounded by nature was a wonderful way to reconnect with family and friends. KAnderson  Read More →

May 27, 2008 | Read the story »

A Retreat for the Mind

Fairfield center offers therapy and counseling By Nate Poppino Times-News writer FAIRFIELD- The cabin is like many others in Idaho, with its log walls and large windows. But to Laurie Geren, the Elk Creek Cabin Retreat Center is more that just a building. It’s a place to Idahoans to refresh themselves. “It’s just all about wellness for people, and people feeling good about who they are,” the Twin Falls counselor said. “People need to get away from their everyday routines... (more...)

September 18, 2000 | Read the story »

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Elk Creek Cabin Retreat

Laurie Geren, M. Ed, LLPC Laurie's professional qualifications in the counseling and education field include thirteen years serving as a teacher and counselor for the Hansen and Twin Falls, ID School Districts. Laurie recently acquired Magic Valley Counseling Center where she specializes in adult, adolescent, and couples therapy as well as school anxiety and career counceling.

Laurie and her husband, Deryl, built Elk Creek Cabin in 2000 on 43.5 acres of beautiful meadows in the scenic Sawtooth Mountains. Laurie now splits her time between working at the cabin and managing Magic Valley Counseling Services.

As far as Laurie is concerned, both lives intersect. She's able to bring clients to the cabin for one-on-one counseling sessions while also offering opportunities for groups to come and be refreshed. Laurie believes the cabin encourages other forms of care and support.
Womens Retreats

Women's Retreats

A carefully designed retreat provides a chance to get away from the stress of life's daily routines. Take the opportunity to be pampered, reflect, escape, enjoy companionship and the wonderfully prepare meals. Be inspired by sights and sounds of the Camas Prairie and the awesome mountain views out the huge cabin windows.
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Wellness Retreats

Wellness Retreats

Visit our Retreat Center to get away from everyday routines and pamper yourself. Imagine relaxing as the evening settles in. The light is soft and warm, and the peacefulness comes over you as you watch elk grazing in the meadows, or a hawk soaring overhead. Time stands still.
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Staff Development

Staff Development

Strengthen your organization by developing deeper understandings of individuals and learn the latest in team building stratrgies. The success of a business depends on creating a productive working enviroment, communication and improving interpersonal skills. Leaders of your organization can plan the agenda for your group or our trained staff can facilitate training.
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