Minnesota Campus Scenic Outdoor Facilities

Schaffer Gazebo

Ravine Lookout

River Overlook

12805 St. Croix Trail S., Hastings, MN 55033

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Carpenter offers 3 decks available for outdoor gatherings. The Schaffer Gazebo, Ravine Lookout, and River Overlook are free to use and open to the public daily. For a private event, these decks may be roped off for a fee. All three offer breathtaking views. Space is limited; Schaffer Gazebo and the Ravine Lookout are recommended for 20 people in a standing room only style as chairs are not provided. The River Overlook has been recently renovated and now serves as an outdoor amphitheatre with stadium-style seating for 50 people. Fee: $150/hour with a two-hour minimum.

For rental inquiries, rental policies, and more information not listed, please contact our Rental Coordinator Alan Maloney.

Rental Coordinator
Alan Maloney
Phone: 651-437-4359