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Atons Gopher XXIV Run: Kink In Space

Date & Time:

September 13, 2024 - September 15, 2024


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Summer Registration
Available between June 1 and September 3, 2024
$ 225.00
52 available
Saturday Day Rate
$ 70.00
52 available

Date: September 13-15, 2024

heme: “Kink In Space” – Where the only limit is your imagination, and in space, no one can hear you… celebrate!

52+ Years of Atons:
Join us as we embark on a galactic journey, marking over half a century of unity and fun. Prepare for a weekend that’s out of this world!

Registration Rates:

Includes Lodging & Meals

Lodging: 3 days and 2 nights in our communal space cabins, accommodating up to 18 adventurers. Remember, cabin selection is on a first-come, first-serve basis, so dock early!

Meals: Enjoy a cosmic array of meals from Friday night dinner to Sunday brunch, including a formal banquet on Saturday night. Plus, intergalactic snacks!

Optional Early Arrival: Touchdown on Thursday, 9/12, for those eager to explore the terrain early. You’re responsible for your food until Friday dinner.


Embark on adventures across meals, games, discussions, and play spaces. Explore nature trails, enjoy the tranquility of space, or connect with fellow spacefarers. Our dungeon and play spaces are open for those looking to explore new frontiers.

Items To Bring

Pack your space gear – sleeping bags, toiletries, a flashlight for exploring alien landscapes, and essentials like insect repellent and sunscreen.

Not Allowed

To adhere to state park rules pets, non-prescription drugs, and public nudity are not allowed.

RVs and Tents: Due to state park regulations, we cannon accommodate RVs and tents in the group center space.

Vehicle Permit Required

All vehicles will need a 2024 Minnesota state parks vehicle permit to enter the park. The cost is $7 per day permit, or $35 for a year-round permit, if you don’t already have one. (We encourage you to get a year-round permit so you can enjoy more of Minnesota’s beautiful state parks. Permits can be purchased online or at any state park, or you can but it on-site as you drive into the park. 

Rules and Code of Conduct

Age Verification: By joining the Atons Gopher XXIV Run, you certify that you have orbited the sun at least 21 times. Remember, space travel is for adults! 

Substance Policy: Keeping Our Space Safe
We want our interstellar journey to be safe and enjoyable for all. Please understand that bringing nonprescription drugs aboard our spacecraft is strictly prohibited. Let’s keep our cosmos clear! 

Liability: Navigate at Your Own Risk
Embarking on this space odyssey means acknowledging that the Atons of Minneapolis and the MN DNR aren’t responsible for any space anomalies. This includes injuries, damages, or lost items, whether caused by space pirates, asteroids, or your own spacewalks. Let’s all float safely! 

View the Atons Code of Conduct Policy here.

Social Hours

Check back here soon for the social hour sign up list.

Run Shirt

Visit our TeeSpring store to order our 2024 Run Shirts. The shirt will be mailed to you.

Run Book Ads

Ad Deadline: Sunday, September 1st, 2024

Ad Submission: Email your ad file
to Include “Run Ad” and your club or business name in the subject.

Download 2024 ad spec sheet.

Still Have Questions?

Contact mission control at

Refund Policy

If you cancel your reservation before August 15, 2024, we will refund your registration cost minus the PayPal processing fee. If we cancel the Run, we will refund registrations, including PayPal processing fees.


Whitewater State Park Group Center

19041 Highway 74
Altura, Minnesota 55910 United States