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Northwoods Credit Union takes pride in being of service to our local communities. Whether it’s a local parade or a large community project, we’re proud to partner!

Northwoods Credit Union Arena

Northwoods Credit Union Arena is an indoor arena and convention center located in the Pine Valley Park in Cloquet. The facility is owned and operated by the city of Cloquet and opened on February 10, 2001. The arena plays host to many are hockey teams including CEC Hockey teams, Cloquet Area Hockey Association teams and a Juniors Team, the Minnesota Wilderness. Northwoods Credit Union secured Arena naming rights in 2013. Prior to that, the Arena was called the Cloquet Area Recreational Center and sits next to the Barn.

Arena Contact Info


Address: 1102 Olympic Drive, Cloquet, Minnesota 55720

Telephone: 218-879-5400


Rink Manager: Justin Harriman

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Community Builder Program

Northwoods Credit Union employees came up with the Community Builder Program during one of our staff meetings. While discussing ways we could more deeply impact and give back to our community, our team came up with this amazing program! Once your organization becomes a Community Builder Program partner, you can start earning money! This program is set up to pass on the benefits and profits the credit union receives to those organizations that our members are passionate about. When you utilize NCU’s products and services, you’ll see real $$$ coming back to your organization!

Ready to partner?

Contact us at to start the process of signing your organization up as a Community Builder Program Partner. We can explain the program and answer any questions you have.

Are you a member of any of the following organizations below? Then your group is already enrolled in our community builder program!

Carlton Schools Logo. Carlton, Minnesota.
Cloquet Hockey Logo. Cloquet, Minnesota.
Floodwood Services and Training. Floodwood, Minnesota.
Reach Mentoring Program Logo. Cloquet, Minnesota.
Wood City Riders Logo. Snowmobiling in Cloquet, Minnesota.