Haida Gwaii Yoga Retreat & Cultural Experience

Summer 2019

Are you ready for a Yoga Adventure in Nature and an Incredible Cultural Experience on spectacular Haida land? Focus on personal joy, cultural discovery and mind-body rejuvenation for a whole week!

Choose from two different amazing retreats – read more below.

Trip 1: Young Adventurers

This retreat is designed for young adventurers (ages 19-27) to journey through the fascinating land and First Nations culture of Haida Gwaii.

Meet artists, carvers and outdoor guides who are experts in the knowledge they want to share to inspire and connect with the healing qualities and strength we can find in nature.

Represent your community, learn about reconcili-ACTION, accurate history, and an understanding of indigenous rights, residential schools and reconciliation. Learn about the Stewardship Laws and Watchman Camps from Haida leaders and stay in a long house on Swan Island.

This trip has a special 2-day event in outdoor education at Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve, National Marine Conservation Area Reserve, and Haida Heritage Site led by personal Haida guides from Haida Style Expeditions.
Professional guide and very experienced teacher, Ben Cochrane, from Gwaii Land Tour Company will lead in the North Island, Tow Hill, Port Clements, and Tlell.

July 24-31, 2019

Price: $2,400 + tax (flights booked separately)

ONLY 6 spots left

Trip 2: Outdoor Adventure

Adventuring across Haida Gwaii!

Begin your journey and step foot where few have gone before in remote Haida Gwaii: a unique and sacred healing place. Replenish your soul and restore  inner peace with daily yoga, meditation, and mindfulness practices in remarkable locations ~ in the Haida Heritage Centre, on Tow Hill, in the deep & silent forest.

Focus your mind and body on health, happiness and exploration as we embark on a once in a lifetime trip.

August 1-8, 2019

Price : $2,600 + tax (flights booked separately)

ONLY 5 spots left

Extra-Cost Add-on: BONUS* a 3 day ticket to the Edge of the World Music Festival Aug.9th, 10th, 11th. Option to camp or stay at a Lodge.

What to expect

 

  • Fresh healthy local seafood and a traditional Haida dinner
  • Get exclusive access to Haida artists & carvers to learn from their personal studios and their creative history.
  • Practice morning meditation on the ocean just outside your door
  •  Spot wildlife on an epic adventure with Haida Style Expeditions  – sea lions, bears, whales and eagles
  • Visit  Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve- hidden village sites possibilities: Tanu, Skedans, Or a Westcoast Tour
  • Private Tour of the Haida Heritage World Class Museum AND BONUS Yoga practice IN the museum.
  •  Gwaii Land Tours takes us to comb agate beach and visit the North Shore sandy beaches with a view known as “Hawaii North“ long beaches, shipwrecks, hiking, gorgeous- and many more surprise moments….
  • Explore the ancient Totems at  the sacred UNESCO  Heritage Site at SG̱ang Gwaay with private guides to teach us the Haida History.
  • explore art, a famous garden and the ‘Gnome house at Sitka Studios
  • Crystal Cabins- education on geology of Haida Gwaii, gemstones and the Famous Tell Stone Circle
  • Mindfulness walk through an ancient old growth forest and see the site of the Golden Spruce

Register now to reserve your spot!

Spend your summer vacation on a retreat to reset yourself in amazing Haida Gwaii.

Your money goes further when it’s spent in your own province!

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Testimonials

What People Are Saying

“The Haida Gwaii retreat is an unforgettable, magical, spiritual experience organized by our enthusiastic leader, Tara. A wonderful group to travel with and I’d highly recommend this retreat for your bucket list!”

Louise

Student, Lotus Village Yoga

“Our accommodations were perfect, the food was amazing every meal, the excursions were all pinch-me moments as I did not think it was possible to have so many beautiful memories in such a short space of time.”

Sylvia

Student, Lotus Village Yoga

“I felt connected to nature and am rejuvenated after having the opportunity to be part of this life altering retreat. I feel more at peace with myself and my surroundings.”

Paulette

Student, Lotus Village Yoga