Camp Bliss, year-round wheelchair accessible retreat and vacation destination nestled on 48-acres of stately pines and hardwood forest on Long Lake, Lake 3 and Lake 4 in northern Minnesota is available for private rentals, weekend getaways, special occasions, vacations, conferences, holidays and weddings. Lodging options, accessible for all abilities, offer year-round accommodations. Private rentals support low or no cost specialty retreats and getaways for Veterans and people with disabilities.
Nature beckons and adventures await at Camp Bliss! Celebrate with family and friends while canoeing, paddle boarding, fishing, snowshoeing, kayaking, boating, biking, and hiking. Enjoy local wine paired with stunning sunset views for a lifetime of special memories.
Come up North and find your BLISS!
Rustic Lodge sleeps 25 people; private bedrooms, spacious lofts, comfortable sleeper sofas and large bunkroom. Amazing lodge includes bathrooms with accessible roll-in showers.
Exquisite Bliss House sleeps 18 people; bedrooms and sleeper sofas. Includes double sink master on-suite with Jacuzzi bathtub.
Lakeside cabin sleeps 4 people; bedroom, loft and sleeper sofas. Huge deck overlooks Lake Three.
Each Glamping Cabin is a dream of a tiny cabin. There is a queen sofa sleeper with loft for storage with new luxury outdoor bathroom newly completed with a tiled shower and kitchen just 100 feet away!
We appreciate the women who have served our country! Join us to relax, reflect, rejuvenate and connect with other female Veterans. Get the special treatment you deserve. Enjoy the beauty of the north woods, learn new ways to unwind, and how to enhance your self-care.
You will check in Friday between 4:00 - 5:00 pm. All meals are included.
Cost is $75.00 for the weekend.
Massages are offered for $70.00 per 1 hour and must be booked in advance.
The cost to send 1 person to Camp Bliss for a weekend retreat is $650, which includes lodging and all meals. Because of donations and sales from our 2020 Guns and Goods Raffle, we are able to supplement $575 per Veteran or Person with Disabilities.
1. Taurus G2C 9mm
2. Benelli Nova Camo 12 ga
3. Henry lever action 22 LR
4. Savage 93R17 W/Scope 17 HMR
5. Winchester SXP syn 12 GA
6. Benelli Nova Camo 12 ga
7. Winchester SXP syn 12 GA
8. Savage Axis II W/Scope 6.5 Creedmore
9. Savage Axis II W/Scope 243 Win
10. Smith and Wesson SD9VE 9mm
11. Ruger LCP 380
12. Henry lever action 22 LR
13. Savage 555 O/U 12 Ga.
14. Savage 93R17 W/Scope 17 HMR
15. Winchester SXP syn20 Ga
16. Savage 555 O/U 20 Ga.
17. Winchester SXP syn 12 GA
18. Savage Axis II W/Scope 6.5 Creedmore
19. Savage Model 64 F 22 Lr.
20. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
21. Savage Model 64 F 22 Lr.
22. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
23. Savage Model 64 F 22 Lr.
24. Taurus G2C 9mm
25. Savage Axis II W/Scope 243 Win
26. Winchester SXP syn20 Ga
27. Henry lever action 22 LR
28. Winchester SX4 hybrid 12 Ga 3"
29. Taurus G2C 9mm
30. Smith and Wesson shield 9mm Bugout
31. Winchester SXP syn20 Ga
32. Savage Axis II W/Scope 30-06
33. Benelli Nova Camo 12 ga
34. Winchester SXP syn20 Ga
35. Savage Axis II W/Scope 6.5 Creedmore
36. Sig Sauer 365
37. Savage 555 O/U 20 Ga.
38. Taurus G2C 9mm
39. Tikka T-3 Stainless 7mm
40. Smith and Wesson SD9VE 9mm
41. Mossberg 12 Ga. camo combo
42. Savage Axis II W/Scope 30-06
43. Ruger LC9S 9MM
44. Henry lever action 22 LR
45. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
46. Ruger LCP 380
47. Benelli Nova 12 ga
48. Savage A22 22 mag
49. Smith and Wesson SD9VE 9mm
50. Savage 93R17 W/Scope 17 HMR
51. Winchester SXP syn 12 GA
52. Savage 93R17 W/Scope 17 HMR
53. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
54. Savage Axis II W/Scope 30-06
55. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
56. Savage 555 O/U 12 Ga.
57. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
58. Savage 555 O/U 12 Ga.
59. Winchester SXP syn20 Ga
60. Beretta A 300 Outlander Syn. 12 ga.
61. Ruger LC9S 9MM
62. Stoeger 3020 20 Ga. Camo
63. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
64. Henry Golden boy
65. Smith and Wesson SD9VE 9mm
66. Benelli Nova 12 ga
67. Winchester SXP Camo 12 ga
68. Mossberg 12 Ga. camo combo
69. Savage Model 64 F 22 Lr.
70. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
71. Savage 93R17 W/Scope 17 HMR
72. Ruger LCP 380
73. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
74. Ruger LC9S 9MM
75. Henry Golden boy
76. Savage Model 64 F 22 Lr.
77. Savage Axis II W/Scope 30-06
78. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
79. Benelli Nova 12 ga
80. Savage 220 slug gun 20 Ga
81. Ruger LC9S 9MM
82. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
83. Ruger AR 556
84. Savage Axis II W/Scope 243 Win
85. Savage Model 64 F 22 Lr.
86. Henry lever action 22 LR
87. Benelli Nova 12 ga
88. Mossberg 12 Ga. camo combo
89. Ruger 10/22 RB Wood 22 lr
90. Winchester SXP syn 12 GA
91. Smith and Wesson M&P 223
92. Mossberg 12 Ga. camo combo
93. Ruger LC9S 9MM
94. Savage 555 O/U 20 Ga.
95. Taurus G2C 9mm
96. Savage 220 slug gun 20 Ga
97. Henry Golden boy
98. Smith and Wesson shield 9mm Bugout
99. Taurus G2C 9mm
100. Ruger Precision 22 lr
The drawing will start at 7:30 pm on Friday at the Sauk Rapids VFW: 901 North Benton Drive, Sauk Rapids, MN, 56379.
Need not be present to win.
All are welcome to attend.
Vouchers will be available on site.
Raffle Tickets limited to 2000 – $40 per ticket.
A winning ticket will not be returned to the drawing; one chance to win per ticket.
The winner will be issued a voucher for the awarded gun. The voucher can be used to purchase the awarded gun or a gift card will be issued by Scheels which can be used as store credit on any merchandise. Gift cards may also be used online. Gift cards valid only at Scheels Store, 40 North Waite Avenue, Waite Park, MN. 56387.
All winners will be notified of the gun they have won and will receive a voucher. Winner must then present this voucher and their driver’s license to the gun department at Scheels in Waite Park, MN. Each winner will then be issued his or her gun or gift card.
The winner is responsible for all applicable fees and/or taxes.
Must be 18 years of age to purchase a ticket or win a prize.
Must be 18 years of age to obtain rifles and shotguns, and 21 years of age to receive handguns. Permit to purchase in the State of Minnesota is required to receive handguns and AR style rifles.
Must pass all applicable background checks to obtain guns. If a winner fails the background check, they may still use the gift card for merchandise other than guns.
Camp Bliss is open year round. Enjoy fishing on three scenic lakes or famous Leech Lake just five miles away. Take in the thrill of kayaking, paddle boarding or canoeing, hit the road on the many biking or hiking trails or relax around an open camp fire. Winter fun includes ice fishing, snowshoeing, sledding and winter hiking. Shopping options are abundant in Walker, MN. Come up north and find your BLISS!
People First, Disabilities Second. Our mission is to open the great outdoors through fishing welcoming anyone with a disability to Camp Bliss. We further develop confidence and ability through fishing while enjoying nature!
Camp Bliss is available for family vacations and reunions, corporate retreats, company parties, weddings or just escaping the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Rent the spacious Lodge, luxury Bliss House, romantic Cabin, Glamping Cabins, or BIG events center. Something for everyone!
Camp Bliss offers a variety of retreats and getaways from yoga wellness, meditation, spiritual, mindfulness, relaxation and healing retreats. Retreats include: Fishing for all (both seasonal fishing and ice-fishing), Gold Star Family Retreats, Veterans with Disabilities, Vietnam Veterans R&Rs, People with Disabilities Getaway, Guys Getaway for Men with Disabilities, Female Veterans Retreat, Marines Fishing Getaways, Post-Polio Retreat, Advocacy Retreat, and Wellness & Socialization for Women with Disabilities. Find the retreat that fits your need. Come experience our Mother/Daughter weekend or Girls Only weekend – check out our upcoming retreats for additional information.