Womens' Full Moon Holistic Canoe Retreat: A Paddling Expedition in the North Maine Woods
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...
• 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/
77 Warren Road
Denmark, ME 04022
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