- Organizer: Patti
- Date: Aug 16 - 19, 2019
- Start Time: 3PM
- Event Length: 3.5 days
- Location: Stowel Lake Farm, Salt Spring Island
- Expires: 18 days, 23 hours
Join us for our second year in an intimate, all-inclusive Sweet Summer Yoga Retreat on a gorgeous organic retreat space, Stowel Lake Farm, on beautiful Salt Spring Island.
Natasha O. Mellman, Sri Hari Moss, and Howie Baral, yoga teachers from Southern California, are delighted to return and share an immersive weekend of mindful movement, hatha and vinyasa yoga on this beautiful organic farm and exquisite island.
In addition to the offerings of yoga, participants may enjoy daily morning meditations, freshly harvested organic meals, farm-to-table cooking classes, farm talks, wellness treatments, guided hikes and explore the plethora of nature and activities Salt Spring Island has to offer.
Jump in the fresh-water lakes for a swim, commune with tall trees, eagles, deer, discover the art and organic foods from the island, or find yourself in quietude under the soft fragrant breeze of a mid-summer tree.
Commuters are welcome. The experience of retreating on Stowel Lake Farm is divine!
The farm is beautiful! – practicing organic farming methods, food forests, state of the art ecological building practices and craftsmanship.
Meals are a culinary experience, with local food freshly harvested with resident chefs creating healthy and delicious meals – a significant part of the retreat experience indeed. Meals are included for all participants. With a variety of accommodations to suit, guests will find a magnificent home away from home on the farm!
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