Saturday February 15, 2020
2nd ANNUAL FUNDRAISING GALA – The Lodge at Deadwood – 5:30pm Social Hour
The Zilis Sacred Mountain Retreat Center seeks to honor the service and sacrifice of our nation’s wounded, ill or injured Veterans, First Responders, & Gold Star families. We are a catalyst for positive change in the lives of these heroes, we help to eliminate the noise of everyday life and encourage healing through exposure to nature, alternative healing methods, and open communication with our brothers and sisters in arms.
Sacred Mountain Retreat is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization.
“When you come here, to the Sacred Mountain Retreat Center, the only thing that we ask of you is to come with a good attitude, be involved and engaged. Leave your coat of armor at the door. If you can do that while you are here, you will be a much better person.” -Scott C
Our 10,000 square foot facility sits on 65 tranquil wooded acres in the middle of the gorgeous Black Hills of South Dakota. Just the smell of the pine trees and warm sun on the face starts to release any stress a person might have.
We offer week-long equine therapy, blacksmithing, hiking, ATV riding, fishing, campfires, archery, and many other seasonal activities. We also offer yoga, both group and individual, in one of our state of the art Hotworx infrared saunas.
We can’t do this without you. Your support allows us to offer our programs free of charge to wounded, ill or injured veterans, first responders and Gold Star families. Every gift is a blessing to those who selflessly serve us everyday.
Click on the different category headings to find out more. You can also change some of your preferences. Note that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our websites and the services we are able to offer.
Essential Website Cookies
These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our website and to use some of its features.
Because these cookies are strictly necessary to deliver the website, you cannot refuse them without impacting how our site functions. You can block or delete them by changing your browser settings and force blocking all cookies on this website.
Google Analytics Cookies
These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our website is being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our website and application for you in order to enhance your experience.
If you do not want that we track your visist to our site you can disable tracking in your browser here:
Other external services
We also use different external services like Google Webfonts, Google Maps and external Video providers. Since these providers may collect personal data like your IP address we allow you to block them here. Please be aware that this might heavily reduce the functionality and appearance of our site. Changes will take effect once you reload the page.
Google Webfont Settings:
Google Map Settings:
Vimeo and Youtube video embeds: