The Northwoods Conference is a geographic region of play within the North Central Region. It's geographic scope contains all counties within Manitoba, Minnesota, North Dakota, Northern Ontario, Saskatchewan and South Dakota.
In the 2016 College Season, this conference contained 16 teams, with the following breakdown: 7 Men's D-I, 9 Men's D-III.
The Northwoods Conference contains the following teams:
- Men's D-I
- Carleton College, Manitoba, Minnesota, Minnesota State-Mankato, Minnesota-Duluth, North Dakota, Winona State
- Men's D-III
- Bethel, Carleton College-GOP, Gustavus Adolphus, Macalester, South Dakota Mines, St. John's, St. Marry's (Minnesota), St. Olaf, St. Thomas