Clackamas River Trail Nature Hike, Firemaking & Journaling Workshop
Oct
20
8:00 AM08:00

Clackamas River Trail Nature Hike, Firemaking & Journaling Workshop

Join me for a full day spent along the beautiful Clackamas River just outside of Estacada. We'll hike on the Clackamas River Trail where we'll explore nature-themed creative writing prompts, mindfulness techniques & wilderness fire-building strategy (that could save your life someday?!).

We'll sit amid nature, focusing on breathing & being present. We'll discuss fire-building techniques and look at the variety of items you can carry or find to start a survival fire in the wilderness. A show & tell of the 10-essentials and everyday items to carry to be safe in the wilderness as well.

Care to join us? We'll meet at Fish Creek Trailhead at 8:00 and be back out to our vehicles no later than 6:00 pm.

Cost to attend: $49 payable day of the event to organizers.

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"NatureHike: Intro To Journaling"
Aug
31
8:30 AM08:30

"NatureHike: Intro To Journaling"

Come sit with us in nature. Get quiet & write.

Date TBD

Join us for a nice leisurely stroll through lush forests and along babbling brooks for an afternoon of nature, reflection & quiet.

We'll go through a few writing prompts, talk about habits & disciplines to inspire you to write more. We'll cover some hiking safety & preparation topics as well.

Location Salmon River Trail, Welches, Oregon

Bring sturdy shoes, light jacket or sweater, water, notebook & pen.  Fruit / Tea provided, but attendees are encouraged to bring their own snacks as well.

 

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Snowshoeing & Writing Adventure
Dec
10
10:00 AM10:00

Snowshoeing & Writing Adventure

Join us for an afternoon of snowshoeing & writing.

Bring a journal, a pen, and snowshoes (or rent them ahead of time, see below) along for a quiet afternoon of snowshoeing into Mt. Hood's Trillium Lake.

We'll hike in, sit, write, sip tea & coffee, refuel & meditate before heading back out to our vehicles.

Snowshoe Rentals:
http://ottosskishop.com/rentals/snowshoe-rentals/
http://nextadventure.net/rentals
https://www.rei.com/stores/rentals.html

Cost: $25 (payable day of via cash or check)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

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Fall Ecotherapy Meditation & Journaling Workshop
Oct
29
8:00 AM08:00

Fall Ecotherapy Meditation & Journaling Workshop

Salmon River Trail 742 in the Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness

Join us as we hike along the Salmon River Trail in Welches, Ore. for an ecotherapy hike, meditations and journaling. We'll meander through lush old-growth forests as we follow the Salmon River on our way to a peaceful place of quiet, meditation, self-reflection and instrospection.

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Creative Writing Backpacking Event
Oct
1
to Oct 2

Creative Writing Backpacking Event

  • Trail #600B Mt Hood, OR, 97041 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for this overnight backpacking & creative writing retreat in the Mt. Hood National Forest where you'll reconnect with the outdoors while disconnecting from the daily grind. Through ecotherapy, mindfulness & meditation practice, creative writing & journaling workshops, photography sessions and space for quiet self-reflection, reinvigorate your energies & recharge your soul.

Activities include:
• Meditation
• Writing & Journaling
• Photography
• Fishing (location dependent)

Participants are responsible for:
* their own equipment (need help with this, check with us!)
• meals, snacks & water

If you have any questions, please contact us for more information

**All participants are required to complete a waiver of liability. While safety is our number one priority, wilderness activities inherently incur a variety or safety concerns and you should evaluate your level of competency and fitness before attending.**

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