Lake Cumberland Conference & Retreat Center

Plan Your Next Business Meeting at the Lake Cumberland Conference & Retreat Center

Lake Cumberland Conference & Retreat Center is a residential conference center that can accommodate small to medium sized businesses, organizations and groups. It is located on beautiful Lake Cumberland in southeast Kentucky and offers luxurious facilities in which to stay, meet, interact and recreate. Lake Cumberland Conference & Retreat Center is the synergetic creation of Steve Allen, president of Golden Pond Resort and Norrie Wake, president of Team Leadership Center. The presidents lead successful neighbor companies who share a vision that by joining forces they can create a service and meet a need that will benefit your business organization by giving a unique, off-site location for a meeting or simply rest and relaxation.

Location of Lake Cumberland Conference & Retreat Center

The conference complex is ten minutes from Conley Bottom Resort and Marina, the largest dock on Lake Cumberland, fifteen minutes from Monticello, thirty minutes from Somerset, two hours from Lexington, Bowling Green, Knoxville, TN and is convenient to I-75 and Lake Cumberland Regional Airport.

A full range of business services and equipment are available including wireless internet connections. Meeting rooms can be arranged in board room style, classroom style or theater seating.

Other Recreational Features of Lake Cumberland Conference & Retreat Center

We offer recreational opportunities such as tennis, swimming, volley ball, horseshoes, hiking, as well as a full range of sporting activities on Lake Cumberland or in the Big South Fork Recreation Area. History buffs will enjoy a visit to Mill Springs Mill, Mill Springs Civil War Battlefield, the Brown-Lanier House and the West-Metcalfe House both part of the pioneer history of Kentucky and of the United States.

The Lodge, Lake Homes, Cabins and Condos at Golden Pond offer groups the opportunity to prepare their own meals but also, the Lake Cumberland Conference & Retreat Center has several caterers. They range from Cordon Bleu Cuisine to country cooking that work with groups to ensure that all dining requirements are met.



002 039 049


More About:

Facilities, Services and Programming Available at the TeamLeadership Center & The Lodge at Cedar Lane Farm.

The Lodge at Cedar Lane Farm is handicap accessible and will accommodate groups for:
  • Business and/or Church Conferences
  • Retreats
  • Family reunions
  • Weddings
  • Receptions/cocktail parties
  • Sit-down dinners
  • Classroom Programs
  • Overnight accommodation for up to 24 persons on beds (dorm style)
  • Parking: blacktop for 10 cars at rear of The Lodge , grass parking unlimited in designated areas
  • Guests are within walking distance of Golden Pond Resort.Guests staying overnight at The Lodge may use the recreation facilities at Golden Pond Resort subject to Resort Rules which are posted in The Lodge.
The TeamLeadership Center offers experiential education programs using its Alpine Tower Adventure Course Complex in:
  • Teamwork and Team Development
  • Communication Skill Development and Trust Building
  • Problem Solving,
  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Programs
Organizations interested in programming with the TeamLeadership Center need to make those arrangements in advance.
Guests are invited to enjoy life on and around the TeamLeadership Center which is also a working farm with a vineyard. Some activities include from time to time (check the Conference newsletter):
  • Summer campfires
  • Drama and musical presentations
  • Multiple miles of walking paths on private lands
  • Access by trail to Lake Cumberland
  • View the working vineyard on the farm which is home to the Kentucky Winemakers at Cana Vineyard.


More About:

Facilities and Services Available at Golden Pond Resort

Golden Pond Resort is a favorite location for the summer vacationer and ideal for Fall, Winter and Spring activities where a larger groups might want to retreat for business, spiritual or personal renewal.
  • Golden Pond Resort has a wide variety of first class accommodations starting with two and four bedroom condos; Two to five bedroom cabins and lake homes (standard or deluxe); and several vacation homes in the immediate area which it manages. There is a wide variety of accommodations and beautiful settings to match any lifestyle.
  • All rental units are fully furnished.
    1. Queen beds (44 private bedrooms)
    2. Cable television service
    3. Fully equipped kitchen
    4. Wireless Internet
  • The Resort offer guests a private pool, recreation area and tennis court.
  • Guests are within walking distance of the TeamLeadership Center &The Lodge at Cedar Lane Farm
  • Guests staying at Golden Pond Resort are invited to use the walking paths and trails and participate in event activities noted in the Conference Center’s Newsletter.


Call: 606-348-5253 (Norrie at TeamLeadership Center) or 606-348-7663 (Steve at Golden Pond Resort)

Plan your next off-site meeting at Southeast Kentucky’s only lakeside conference and retreat center. Get down to business, get back to nature and have a great time doing both at Lake Cumberland Conference & Retreat Center!