Weddings

SFI’s rustic lodge and sprawling lawns are set against a backdrop of towering trees and mountain peaks – creating the perfect setting for an outdoor wedding surrounded by nature’s splendor. We would love to offer you a tour of our facilities, please contact our office any time to schedule a visit.

Multiple Indoor & Outdoor Spaces

  • Main lodge including full Kitchen, Great Room, and four Private Rooms for lodging or wedding party preparations
  • Grand front porch with a sweeping view of the Illinois Valley
  • Beautiful grounds with two sprawling lawns 
  • Covered picnic pavilion with an outdoor BBQ area
  • Additional accommodations available: two yurts, tent camping space, and full bathhouse with heated showers

Always-Included Site Amenities

  • Ample on-site parking
  • High-speed wireless internet access
  • Trash and recycling on site
  • Private use of the entire facility for the duration of your event

Wedding Day Package $2,000

Includes:

  • Set up and rehearsal time (2-8 PM the day prior to event)
  • Exclusive use of the lodge kitchen, great room, and front porch, and 2 private rooms for Bridal Party preparations (9 AM-10 PM on the day of event)
  • Exclusive use of the full grounds and bathhouse (9 AM-10 PM on the day of event)

Wedding Overnight and Camping Package $3,500

Includes:

  • Set up and rehearsal time (2-8 PM the day prior to event)
  • Exclusive access to the main lodge including the kitchen, great room, front porch, and all 4 private rooms (9 AM on the day of event to 12 PM the day following event)
  • Exclusive use of both yurts, private tent camping, bathhouse, pavilion, and the entire grounds (9 AM on the day of event to 12 PM the day following event)

Contact Us to Schedule Your Event!

Lodging & Camping

Description
Regular Price
Member rates

Camp site in tent, car, RV, or camp trailer (No hook-ups) with access to bathhouse and pavilion.

$15/night
$12/night

Small (sleeps 12) or large yurt (sleeps 18)

$20/night
$18/night

Private room with double occupancy

$75/night
$67/night

Private room, SFI student participating in a field course

$55/night
N/A

Additional guest in private room

$15/night
$12/night

Day use and overnight (only) parking fee

$5/vehicle
$4/vehicle

**Clean-up/rental equipment must be attended to by 12pm the day following event to receive security deposit refund.

Please allow for set-up and tear down time

Description of Facility Included
Regular Price
Member discount

Pavilion & Bathhouse

$55/hr, $440/day
$45/hr, $360/day

Pavilion & Bathhouse

$45/hr, $360/day
$45/hr, $360/day

Lodge Kitchen, great room, classroom

$45/hr, $360/day
$45/hr, $360/day

Lodge Kitchen, great room OR classroom

$40/hr, $320/day
$40/hr, $320/day

Semi-Exclusive use of entire facility

$40/hr, $320/day
$40/hr, $320/day