Missouri Ozark’s Resort - Koinania Valley Ranch
koinania@gmail.com | 573-269-1193
Two hours SW of St Louis

Scrapbook/Crafting Retreats

Koinania Country Croppin’ Retreats are Scrapbooking Retreats & Girlfriend’s Getaways in Missouri and Koinania Valley Ranch is the perfect spot!

Gather your photos, your memories, and your girlfriends for a weekend of scrapbooking fun here on the Ranch. We provide the perfect scrapbooking location in the country, only 90 miles from St. Louis in the Ozarks!

Take time from your busy daily life to get away and be creative—Scrapbooking retreats are the perfect break from the day-to-day world where you can record your memories and let your creative juices flow while making more as you stay at Koinania Valley Ranch and enjoy the scenery as you work and play with your friends. Gather a few friends and spend the weekend with us.

At Koinania Valley Ranch we offer your group of 2-8 or more ladies a retreat custom made for the scrapbooking enthusiast. Bring your supplies and we will provide the rest. With the addition of 6 foot tables, comfy cushioned seating and additional personal lighting in the lodging units, you will enjoy plenty of space to spread out and “crop till you drop”. No worries about chores or meals as Emily will supply delicious homemade meals to your group. Enjoy all the benefits of a relaxing country retreat while accomplishing your projects and indulging your creative talents.

Each Retreat runs from Friday at 1pm to Sunday at 3pm or Thursday at 1pm to Sunday at 3pm.
Koinania Country Croppin’ Retreats are held 3 seasons a year:

Just call 573-269-1193 or email koinania@gmail.com
The cost for Fri-Sun is $175 per person (minimum 2) + tax with a $50 deposit to hold your spot. The cost for Thu-Sun is $215 per person (minimum 2) + tax with a $50 deposit to hold your spot.
(If you as the coordinator will gather together a group of 8 or more croppers you (the coordinator) may attend for 1/2 price!) At the time of your reservation I will select which unit will best accommodate your group based upon the number of attendees.

At each retreat you get…….

3 days and 2 nights lodging or 4 days and 3 nights lodging (Each bedroom accommodates 1 or 2 croppers, bunk bed rooms will sleep 3.) Begin a tour of the Hummingbird House, Cabin and Ranch House here.

Delicious meals served (Supper on Thursday, Breakfast and Supper on Friday, Breakfast and Supper on Saturday and Brunch on Sunday with drinks of coffee, ice tea or lemonade (Bring your own soft or hard drinks). Many attenders enjoy bringing their own fun snacks to share with the group.

Typical Menu may include:

  • Supper: Delicious homemade soup or chili, with bread/cornbread, raw veggies/dip, plus dessert and drinks
  • Breakfast: Homemade coffee cake or muffins, yogurt, bagels & cream cheese, fruit, and drinks OR Homemade biscuits and sausage gravy, fruit and drinks
  • Supper: Mexican casserole or Pasta dish, salad, dessert and drink
  • Brunch: French Toast with Maple Syrup or Scrambled egg breakfast casserole, Bacon and/or Sausage, fruit, coffee and juice.

Cropping and meals takes place in your lodging unit.

Generous Cropping space and room to set up extra equipment

If you want a break from cropping, visit antiques and specialty shops in Village of Caledonia or enjoy peaceful country walks down to the river area.

We also offer Self-Catered Retreats – This is something new we are offering. You may rent one of our units fully set up for cropping, bring your own food and share in the cooking using the fully equipped kitchens. With this option you can attend a retreat for less money! Self-Catered retreats for Fri-Sun are only $125 per person + tax with a $50 deposit to hold your spot. Self-Catered retreats for Thu-Sun are only $150 per person + tax with a $50 deposit to hold your spot. Ask me how you can attend 1/2 price as the coordinator.

Read what others have said about Koinania’s Country Croppin’ Retreats

Thank you for letting us use your cottage for scrapbooking and thank you for the wonderful meals. They are all so delicious. We had a great time and we’ll be back again next year. Thanks again, Angela.


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