Retreats

Buckhorn Springs Yoga Retreat
with Julie Lawrence

Sunday, July 12 – Friday, July 17, 2020

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Treat yourself to a unique vacation experience providing asana, pranayama, meditation, yoga sutra discussions and friendship in the serenity of an Oregon forest. The ambience at Buckhorn Springs encourages a natural slowing of our speed. There is ample time for walks, conversation and most of all, just relaxing. Included are lodging, delicious vegetarian meals, and two yoga classes daily with Julie in the beautiful yoga pavilion. Massage with Susan Hare, L.M.T., is available for an additional fee. The Oregon Shakespeare festival is only 20 minutes away in Ashland.

Enjoy a full spectrum of activities in the peaceful beauty of the Oregon countryside:

  • Yoga instruction with Julie Lawrence
  • Newly restored rooms and cabins
  • Cello concert with Michal Palzewicz
  • Hiking
  • Time for yourself

With four decades of practice and teaching, Julie Lawrence has a life-long passion for Iyengar Yoga. She holds an Intermediate Senior Iyengar Yoga teaching certificate and brings enthusiasm and commitment to every class. She teaches Iyengar Yoga as a transformative practice with clarity, intuition and gentle humor.

$1225 Includes five nights & lodging, three meals daily and two yoga sessions per day. Fees are based on double occupancy accommodations. A limited number of single rooms are available for an additional fee of $300. A single room with a shared bath may be available for an additional fee of $225.

Nehalem River Yoga Retreat
with Tonya Garreaud

Friday, September 29 – Sunday, September 29, 2019

$525 – $650

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Enjoy a full weekend of yoga and friendship at a beautiful lodge nestled in the Oregon Coast Range.  The Coastal Mountain Sport Haus, located an hour’s drive from Portland, provides a peaceful country setting for us to gather and immerse ourselves in the study of yoga and the beauty of the natural world.  Over ten hours of yoga instruction include asana, pranayama and discussion of yoga philosophy; all levels of experience are welcome. There are plenty of ways to spend your free time during the weekend: Take a walk through the meadow and along the banks of the river where the salmon gather to spawn; forage for mushrooms in the forest or enjoy a dip in the warm soaking pool.

Tonya Garreaud has been teaching Iyengar Yoga for 20 years and holds the Iyengar Yoga Intermediate Junior III teaching certification.  Her classes are challenging and rewarding, taught with friendliness and warmth.  She has a keen interest in yoga philosophy and teaches students how to incorporate yoga into their everyday lives.  

Beginning with asana class Friday morning and ending Sunday afternoon, the retreat cost is all-inclusive:  two nights’ lodging, delicious meals and yoga.

Prices include yoga and meals, based on accommodations:

  • Carriage House Women’s Bunk Room $525
  • Semiprivate Lodge Room (separate beds) $575
  • Couple’s Lodge Room (king size bed) $580 (each)
  • Private Lodge Room single occupancy $650

Each lodge room has a private half-bath.  Shower rooms are located in the main lodge for everyone’s use.  

Registration: $100 nonrefundable deposit holds your space.  Please specify your accommodation preference at time of registration by emailing Jewel Yoga.  Full amount due August 15. Space is limited; register early.

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