“Wolf is the Grand Teacher. Wolf is the sage, who after many winters upon the sacred path and seeking the ways of wisdom, returns to share new knowledge. Wolf is both the radical and the traditional in the same breath. When the Wolf walks by you-you will remember.” ~ Robert Ghost Wolf
Join Sacred Warrior founder, Vanessa Chakour for a powerful camping retreat amongst the 51 wolves at Wolf Conservation Center in So Salem, NY. You’ll meet ambassador wolves, Zephyr, Alawa and Nikai as you learn about the role of wolves as stewards of the ecosystem and how you can engage in their current recovery. Come howl with the wolves as you connect more deeply with yourself and the living earth.
YOUR EXPERIENCE INCLUDES:
• Immersion in Nature • Martial Arts Movement & Meditation to awaken instinct & intuition
• Wildcrafting & Herbal Medicine Making • Bonfire & Sacred Fire Ceremony
• Creation of a Flower Essence to take home • Time for reflection and sharing
• Delicious vegetarian, organic meals • Private time amongst the wolves • Lots of howling!
Between 2 – 3pm Thursday
$225 early registration in full
$125 deposit to reserve space
(balance of $125 due one week prior to retreat)
2-4 person tents are provided or you can bring your own. The location for the retreat is conveniently located one hour from NYC with easy transportation via Metro North. Additional travel information & answers to some FAQs HERE
Space is limited. Due to demand, deposits are non-refundable but with notice, can be used toward a future Sacred Warrior workshop or retreat. Your participation will support the Wolf Conservation Center’s vital work protecting wolves, educating the public about their essential role toward healthy ecosystem, and reintroducing endangered wolves into the wild.
We’ll share a potluck dinner Thursday evening and provide a healthy & delicious breakfast and lunch the following days with food that is as local, organic and wild as possible.
More details and suggested preparations will be sent prior to retreat.
Here’s what people are saying:
“We camped right next to and spent time with the wolves. We had a potluck feast, a bonfire, meditation, music, movement, boxing and also learned about, and gathered plants for herbal infusions. And yes, we howled and were answered by the wolves who reside on the 20+ acres. I can’t even begin to recommend it enough. Amazing in so many ways.”~ Sasha Etoile
“This has been the medicine my soul has been craving.”~ Roseangel Perez
“What a great feeling to be able to go back into the woods to reconnect to our inner knowing about plant medicine, wild instincts and release what no longer serves us and in the company of wolves!”~ Alex Richardson