Join us on Orcas Island surrounded by the stunning Salish Sea. Elaine & I invite you to connect with the healing energies of the land and sea through guided forest therapy + sound healing + earth healing. We want to share Orcas Island's healing presence with you through guided activities that support you slowing down, connecting with nature, as well as offering intentional spaciousness to be outdoors with good friends and sweeping water views.
Orcas Island, WA
May 26 - 29, 2023
Day 1 - Friday
3:30 pm Arrive
Day 3 - Sunday
Breakfast & lunch provided
3hr forest therapy walk
60 min group sound healing
Day 2 - Saturday
3hr earth healing walk
90 min outdoor soak
Add-ons: 60 min massage and 1:1 sound healing
Day 4 - Monday
Check-out by 10:30 am
Programming Fee: $444
Included in this mind-body-heart experience:
Welcome gift with some of our favorite wellness items from Orcas Island +
1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch & 1 Dinner
2-3 hr earth healing walk guided by Elaine
2-3 hr forest therapy walk guided by Joy
90 min outdoor soak, private to our group
60 min community sound healing with Joy
transportation on Orcas Island
travel tips & suggestions for activities to personalize your time on Orcas Island
"Deep peace of the running wave to you. Deep peace of the flowing air to you. Deep peace of the quiet earth to you. Deep peace of the sleeping stones to you!" ~Fiona Macleod, The Dominion of Dreams
Join us in a beautiful house by the water
Nestled among the trees, yet 5min from Eastsound, this house offers beautiful spaces to rest and to flow.
There are 4 suites each with a full bathroom and reading nook, limited to your hosts with SweetPea + 5 more people.
Beautiful open kitchen/dining where we'll gather for the welcome dinner.
Screened in porch, perfect for naps and a cozy group sound healing.
Water views from the home with stairs down to water's edge.
Learn more about the many Salish tribes who seasonally moved through these waters and across the post-settler USA/Canada border, from the peninsula to the mountains, as well as the ancestral inhabitants of the island, the Lummi, People of the Sea.
Each suite has a bathroom and is priced for double occupancy. $444 is the sustaining fee (total cost of lodging/7 people). We are happy to offer sliding scales on the lodging fee: a reduced fee of $333 & a supporting others fee of $555 is available. Anything collected above the total lodging cost will be donated to the Lummi Nation's work for the Salish Sea qwe ‘lhol mechen (orcas), visit www.sacredsea.org to learn more.
If you'd like to trade in-kind or add something to this retreat for a reduced programming fee, let us know.
Retreat deposit (also your lodging fee) is due by April 1. Programming fee due by May 1.
Not included in the programming fee:
travel to Orcas Island, WA
2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
add-ons: 60 min massage and/or 1:1 sound healing with Joy
to join us for 4 days,
3 nights on Orcas Island!
You'll receive a more detailed agenda & packing tips in April.