Women's Full Moon Holistic Canoe Retreat: A Paddling Expedition in the Northern Maine Woods
Words do no justice in describing what unfolds for those that show up for this nature retreat.Becoming absorbed in the natural world while in community,having all that we truly need in our canoes,creates a sense of spaciousness,simplicity & empowerment.
Words do no justice in describing what unfolds for those that show up for a retreat of this length and nature. Becoming absorbed in the natural world while in community, having all that we truly need in our canoes, creates a sense of spaciousness, simplicity, and empowerment. Connecting with the natural rhythms of sun, moon, stars, water, and earth brings us back to a more authentic and ease-filled way of being.
Join the circle on this transformative retreat of a lifetime...
Retreat includes: • Daily Qi Gong Yoga and Guided Meditation • Awareness and mindfulness exercises • Wilderness living skills for empowerment and confidence building • 21 meals • Paddling gear • 7 nights guided paddling journey on Lobster Lake, West Branch of Penobscot River and Chesuncook Lake (approx 57 miles) • Gate, camping, shuttle and parking fees for the North Maine Woods • A life~changing experience in the back country
Your facilitators are Jen Deraspe and Megan-Mack Nicholson, both registered Maine Guides, each with over 20 years experience in retreat leading and wilderness guiding. Jen, the founder of Nurture Through Nature retreat center, is a Certified Yoga and Qi Gong instructor and Certified Facilitator of The Work of Byron Katie. Megan-Mack, the current Director of the Hyde Wilderness School, has an MS in Outdoor Leadership and Environmental Education. In addition, she is a Certified Forest Therapy Guide, Reiki practitioner and is working towards her PhD in Eco-Psychology. Both Jen and Megan-Mack share a deep passion for the healing arts and the natural world and sharing those passions with those interested.
Canoe retreat fee: $1395 Bring a friend and save each $50! To hold your spot, submit your $300 non-refundable deposit today.
A few details: Plan to carpool on Aug 1 to Millinocket at a designated hotel. We will pre-pack and get organized that evening in Millinocket. First thing on Aug 2, we will carpool to our take-out location and car shuttle service. A portion of your retreat fee will be donated to support the mission and vision of www.MaineRivers.org
Not included in canoe retreat fee: Transportation to and from Millinocket Hotel on first night and breakfast out on first morning.
To learn about Jen's canoe journey: https://ntnretreats.blogspot.com/