Explore the Activities at Essex Woods

The Essex Woods Meeting and Retreat Center has a number of unique features and activities to make your company meeting, retreat, or team building meeting an experience they will not forget. Whatever your goals are for your team, we can help you develop and facilitate an activity that will bring your vision to reality.


Our ropes course is a great way to bring your team together in a challenging but safe environment. It is designed to present individual and group challenges to build confidence, communication, accountability, and perseverance. Our trained facilitators will focus on exactly what your team needs. Pricing is based on the number of participants.


Whether you are planning a wellness retreat, a retreat focused on fitness or a week long team building experience for your company our hot tub and wood fired sauna provide the perfect spot to unwind and re-connect mind and body at the end of the day. It’s a place for your group to just unwind and socialize after a full day.

Essex Woods Fire Circle

Fire Circle

There is nothing quite like capping off a day of meetings and team building like sitting around a fire in this beautiful setting. We also provide all the accouterments for making s’mores!