Wedding facilities are open year round.

Wedding Ceremony Pricing

The cost of a wedding ceremony at Ruttger’s is $1000.  This also includes rental of the lawn and a 2 hour contingency room in the case of inclement weather. Catering and the usage of the banquet room private bar is available for receptions at varying prices. 

Special Lodging Credit

Your guests will receive a discount on their lodging bill of 10%, if 20 or more rooms or cottages are booked for a minimum of two nights at our regular rate.  All guests must make their group membership known at the time of booking the reservation.

Guest Rooms

Ruttger’s has 55 guest rooms and cottages which can accommodate up to about 180 guests.  All rooms require a two night minimum on weekends and a three night minimum Memorial, Independence, and Labor Day weekends.  To block a group of rooms for your wedding party and guests, please mention your plans to our contact person.

Chair Rental

$1.25 per chair.  This cost includes set-up, chairs, take down, and use of our magnificent setting.  


We require a deposit of $500 + tax to hold a date.  If you cancel by March 15th, we will refund the deposit minus a $40 handling fee.  After March 15th, the deposit is forfeited if the ceremony is canceled.  Forty-eight hours prior to the ceremony, a final, guaranteed guest count is required.  If you opt to rent chairs from Ruttger’s, full payment must be made at that time.

Banquet Room

Outdoor Weddings

Ruttger’s Birchmont Lodge provides a beautiful setting for rehearsal dinners and wedding ceremonies.

Wedding ceremonies for 50 to 150 guests are our specialty. 

If you wish to make an appointment to tour the property and discuss your wedding plans in more detail, please call for an appointment at (218)444-3463.

Due to high demand, we are no longer able to accommodate weddings and/or receptions in June, July, or August. 


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