Great Lakes Kiln Drying Association


“The purpose of this association shall be to promote improved drying, storage, and handling of wood through the exchange of ideas and discussion of problems at regular and special meetings.”

“Membership shall be open to any individual or firm interested in the drying, storage, and handling of lumber or wood products.”

​​​Our Mission Statement







Membership renewals and applications for 2022 are now being accepted.

See the Membership Renewal/Application form for instructions and payment options.

2022 Fall Meeting
October 6 - 7, 2022
Kemp Natural Resources Station
​Woodruff, WI


​The 2022 Fall Meeting will be held on October 6 & 7 in Woodruff, WI where GLKDA members and friends will gather for two days of educational tours, informative sessions and networking opportunities. Transportation for the tours on Thursday will be provided by GLKDA.  Arrive the night before and stay in a rustic log lodge at Kemp Natural Resources Station on the shores of Tomahawk Lake or plan to arrive early Thursday morning to check in and load the bus to travel north for the tours and enjoy the beautiful colors of the Northwoods.

For complete information, including agenda, registration form and lodging information see the Registration Flier below.

Table Top Rental and Stress Relief

If your company would like the opportunity to display literature, samples, etc. at the Fall Meeting, or if you would like to help sponsor the "Stress Relief", see the Table Top and Stress Relief Flier below.