Facilities and Accommodations

Joy Ranch is a place that includes all people. We are happy to serve you all year long! Sixteen thematically-designed, fully wheelchair-accessible retreat center rooms with private bathrooms. Most rooms have two queen size beds, two of the rooms have one queen size and two twin beds. Linens and towels are provided with these rooms.

Four cabin-style rooms (bunkhouses), each with their own accessible bathroom. Each cabin-style room has 15 single beds. This lodging option is less expensive, and guests need to bring their own linens and towels.

Food Service
Joy Ranch provides wonderful, made-from-scratch meals that can accommodate any dietary needs. You will be able to select your menu. You may also have Joy Ranch provide refreshments throughout the day. Whether your meeting is large or small, we have the dining room space to accommodate you. Joy Ranch will provide coffee and water service throughout the day.

Retreat Room Lodging
Rooms hold up to 4 people; 14 rooms with 2 queen-size beds -- 2 rooms with a queen & 2 twin beds
Linens are included.
Retreat room cost includes a light continental breakfast, or a hot breakfast is available at an
additional cost.

Bunk House Lodging
Each bunk house has 15 bunks and a shared restroom.
Please provide your own linens; linens are not included.
Breakfast is available; price does not include breakfast.

Coyote Campground
The Campground includes 11 spacious sites with breathtaking views of the prairie and quiet Lyle Lake.
Each site contains electric hook up, (each pedestal has 50, 30, and 20 amp plug ins)a water hook up at each site, central sewer dump station and a fire ring and picnic table. No shower/bath house facilities are available.

Two Dining Rooms
The large dining room can seat 240 for a meal. The small dining room can seat an additional 40 people.

You are welcome to plan a social hour. Joy Ranch does not provide alcohol. More detailed information about this policy is available at your request.

Contact us at 605-886-4622 or joyranchsales@LOSD.org.

Information and Reservations

For more information and reservations, please contact the Joy Ranch Office at...


Joy Ranch
16633 448th Ave
Florence SD 57235

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Hourly and day rates are available. Please call or fill out the Joy Ranch Inquiry Form for more information.