Hiking » Retreat in Alaska
Celebrate the long days and wild trails of Southeast Alaska with a local guide and two internationally renowned yoga instructors. Every day will reveal new land and seascapes. Enjoy epic mountaintop vistas, energizing morning yoga sessions, relaxing evening yoga classes and delicious local plant-based meals. The hikes cover a variety of terrain, including a wild coastal ramble, two mountains, a day trip to historic Skagway, an optional day of kayaking and a journey to the barren interior. Appreciating the scenic splendor of Alaska and using our bodies is our doorway to mindful living and breathing. This retreat will leave you energized and relaxed and provide you with tools for bringing yoga, meditation and mindfulness into your daily life when you return home.
Haines is called the "Adventure Capital of Alaska" and it is located on the Lynn Canal, a 98-mile long fjord surrounded by snowcapped peaks and glaciers, perched on the edge of the largest protected wilderness on the planet. Brown bears roam the rivers, bald eagles cruise the skies, orcas and river otters are frequent visitors.
Book your flight to Juneau International Airport, Alaska. You can take a ferry or a plane to Haines from Juneau. The flight is an exciting journey in a small craft, the ferry is a four and a half-hour ride through gorgeous scenery. We can pick you up at either the ferry terminal or airport in Haines.
The scenery in Haines Alaska is jaw-dropping. Situated at the end of a peninsula at the 60th degree north, the weather is variable, even in summer. Participants should bring sturdy rain gear and hiking shoes, and be moderately fit. Yoga mats and assorted props are included, so no need to bring those from home.
+ explore southeast Alaska with local guides who have intimate knowledge of the place
+ a variety of yoga classes with internationally renowned instructors
+ delicious plant-based meals made with local ingredients
+ optional guided meditations and yoga philosophy discussions
Leonie is a cerified yoga instructor, experienced vegan chef, and adventure athlete.
She has been practicing yoga and meditation for 30 years. She loves to create space for people to connect to their bodies and breath. She also enjoys cooking plant-based meals, leading hikes, and sharing her love for natural history and geology. Her boundless energy, the joy she finds in contributing to groups and her ability to figure out what needs to happen and jump in and do it, makes her an exellent addition to any team.
She created an award-winning mindful movement course that she offers to a thousand school children each year in her hometown of Santa Cruz.
Shared double yurt for 1 person 1500 USD
Shared double yurt for 2 persons 2800 USD
Privat yurt for 1 person 2500 USD
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Please book your flight to arrive at Juneau International Airport (JNU). Guests can take a ferry or a plane to Haines from Juneau. The flight is an exciting journey in a small craft, the ferry is a four and a half-hour ride through gorgeous scenery.
Have you participated in Molde or Lofoten retreat? Ask your special discount!