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Women's Environmental Institute at Amador Hill

Our physical address is: 15715 River Road  North Branch, MN  55056 

Our Mailing address is: PO Box 128, North Branch, MN 55056

Email: wei@w-e-i.org

Phone: 651-583-0705

WEI is located approximately 60 miles north of the Twin Cities between North Branch and Taylors Falls,  MN.  From the Twin Cities, take 35E or 35W North and merge onto 35 to exit 147 for MN-95, the Cambridge/North Branch exit.

Turn right (east) onto MN-95  and drive for 9 miles.  Take a left onto CR 70 (also known as Oriole Avenue).  County Road 70 turns to the right and then turns to the left.  The front entrance to our property is only accessible during the summer and fall months so depending on the time of year you are visiting, continue with the following directions: 

SPRING/SUMMER/FALL DIRECTIONS: Stay on this road and cross over CR 410.  The road will again turn to the right and you should see Amador Hill in front of you. Keep driving for approximately one mile.  WEI will be on your right.  Look for big WEI Sign just left of driveway, You'll see the Amador Hill Orchard Barn, an old Swedish log barn just past our driveway.


WINTER DIRECTIONS: Take a right onto Co Rd 81/410th St drive up the big hill and continue for about a 1/4 mile. Turn left onto Peterson Ave.  You will reach the end of Peterson Ave where it turns into our private road. Drive past an old farm house (part of our property and continue until you reach our large brick Retreat Center. 


If you get lost, call 651-583-0705.

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