The proposed location for The Fields Retreat and Learning Center is located 40 miles south of the Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota airport in the Cannon River Valley. The historic river town of Red Wing is 12 miles East and Cannon Falls is 9 miles to the West. The popular Cannon Valley Bike/Cross Country ski trail can be accessed four miles away in Welch, home of Welch village ski area. Hiking at Frontenac State Park is a twenty-minute drive.