Heartland Hockey is a very special place on earth situated on an 80 acre campus in a beautiful & scenic setting, in the heart of Minnesota's vacation land. It is the only self-contained, privately owned hockey camp in the world. As a result of this exclusive environment, all of our camp clientele enjoy an atmosphere that is void of distractions and disturbances.

This type of tranquil surrounding enhances each camper's concentration level and also intensifies the level of everyone's awareness & appreciation for the wonderful wide variety of fun-filled recreational activities & world-class hockey instruction. We encourage your entire family to take advantage of this memorable & rewarding experience.


Heartland Hockey Personal Growth

Personal Growth

Campers grow and learn about themselves, try new things, discover hidden talents and are taught the importance of working hard, having fun, making friends and understanding the value of strong & impressionable work ethic. Our camp experience is designed to help children mature socially, grow emotionally, expand intellectually and soar spiritually.

Heartland Hockey Daily Ice Time

Daily Ice Time

We have a reputation of being very demanding physically. All campers will receive up to six hours of ice time each day. Our two hour morning session is dedicated to individual skill development and the two hour afternoon is focused on team play & group tactics. In the evening, all campers are eligible to participate in our open hockey session.

Heartland Hockey Hockey Skill Development

Develop Skills

At Heartland, we provide a safe and structured environment where children can interact with positive role models who listen, talk and reflect. It is through fun recreational activities and challenging training sessions that campers learn to work together, problem solve, take responsibility, develop creative thinking skills and gain confidence.


Welcome to Heartland Hockey Camp, located in Minnesota's most popular vacation land, the Brainerd Lakes Area. As owners, we are pleased and proud to offer to you our 33rd summer season of hockey camps. We have taken great pride over the years to develop various programs that emphasize fun and enthusiasm, along with focusing on building a positive self esteem. In addition, we have encouraged our instructional staff to commit themselves to teaching campers the importance of personal fitness, as well as focusing on the campers development of both basic and advanced hockey skills.

Most important of all, we promote building friendships and developing quality personal traits. We also encourage our staff to become acquainted with each camper on a very personal level. This has proven to be a valuable and successful approach to each campers’s enjoyment during his/her stay at Heartland. In order to reach a higher level of training intensity, we have found that it is important that each camper feels comfortable and confident.

Furthermore, there are several factors that make Heartland Hockey Camp a unique experience:

  1. Our camps offer five mandatory training sessions each day
  2. Our facility is reserved strictly for our camp clientele only
  3. No other hockey camp can match the convenience of the close proximity of the ice arena to the dorms, dining room, and all other training and recreational facilities
  4. We continue to upgrade and improve our facility and training programs

Through research, travel and coaching experience, we are able to offer all campers the newest trends in hockey training. Finally, as owners we strive to provide outstanding personal service to all of our camper clientele. We take great satisfaction in participating in all camp activities and services. We look forward to the opportunity of providing your child with such a positive experience.


We look forward to having you,

Steve & Sandy Jensen