Nestled into the curves of the Vermillion River, Bellwether Farm is a camp, retreat, and education center dedicated to exposing the wider community to the creation that sustains all of life. As a working farm, its life focuses on four primary activities.
Facilities & Grounds
Bellwether Farm is a unique and affordable option for your next gathering. The center offers brand new facilities featuring a green technology, renewable energy, and water reclamation systems.
Registration for this event has ended
Website registration has closed, but if you want to join us for the Bishop's Bike Ride, or make a reservation for an overnight stay, or a reservation for meals, please contact Kim James, Administrative Assistant, or call her at 440.839.0088.
Join the Bishops for a ride from Bellwether Farm on June 10, 2023. The Mission Ride happening June 7-9 will end at Bellwether Farm on Friday, June 9 in time for dinner and worship. On Saturday, June 10, riders will head out for a day of riding, returning to Bellwether in the afternoon.
Three routes will be available to ride:
Registration for the Bishop's Bike Ride does not include overnight accommodations, and can be completed on the diocesan website.
Overnight accommodations are available
Riders may choose to join the ride in progress on Friday (for the ride to Bellwether), join for dinner and worship Friday night at Bellwether, join for breakfast Saturday morning, or just ride on Saturday. Accommodations for Friday night range from pitch your own tent to a single occupancy retreat room. Tent campers and those in cabins will use the Camp area bath houses.
For more information on Bike Ride 2023, including routes and mission service locations, please contact us.
Overnight accommodations must be booked separately from the bike ride registration, and are available on the Bellwether Farm website.
Friday, June 9 - Saturday, June 10, 2023
Bellwether Farm is a model of green technology featuring passive buildings, renewable energy, and more. It is a vehicle through which we can teach the wider community about fidelity to the environment, nutrition, physical and spiritual wellness, local food sourcing, food justice, and sustainable living.
Volunteer around Bellwether Farm. Opportunities are posted as they become available.