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Boreal Bliss Winter Yoga Retreat SOLD OUT

  • Deep Portage Learning Center 2197 Nature Center Drive Northwest Hackensack, MN, 56452 United States (map)

This event is SOLD OUT. Check out the retreat we are offering the following weekend at Sandstone here

We love the quiet peace of a Northern Minnesota winter.

Imagine yourself deep in the woods, drinking up the sights of nature. You step into the Great Hall with the large stone fireplace glowing bright and warm. You are surrounded by a beautiful vaulted ceiling and expansive windows. The snow is falling outside and you are at peace. You are surrounded by blissful yogis ready to practice.

"Journey North" with Amanda, Bryana, and Joella of Boreal Bliss Yoga Retreats for our second annual Winter Yoga Retreat.

3 Days | 2 Nights | February 23-25, 2018

Deep Portage Learning Center | Hackensack, MN

"Whether you know or not, you are the infinite potential of love, peace, and joy" - Amit Ray

Our winter yoga retreat is open to all-levels: beginners to seasoned yogis are welcomed with open arms into the "Kula" (yoga community)! Here are some testimonials from our first winter retreat yogis last February:

"The Winter Yoga retreat was exactly what I needed in my life. All of the yoga sessions, and meditation time allowed people to "get" what they needed. It was so wonderful to feel the energy and spend time with 54 women that all were spending time together with a common goal or relaxing, learning, sharing, yoga-ing, and laughing. I left with a new perspective on life and am truly a happier and healthier person. Joella, Bryana, and Amanda were wonderful hosts that were so kind and truly genuine. I would most certainly attend another retreat put on by them!" - Kenora

"The yoga retreat I attended was fantastic and I highly recommend these three instructors for any future events or classes. The facility was beautiful with great service and food!!!" - Theresa

"This was my first yoga retreat and I had a wonderful time. I appreciated that we had the freedom to participate as much as we wanted. The venue was GORGEOUS and the classes were fantastic!"

"Thank you for making this retreat happen. As a fat person, I've never been encouraged to appreciate what my body can do--I've only ever received negative messages about my body, being told what my limitations are. I am proud of myself for finishing all of the classes--I didn't "nail" all of the poses or hold them for a really long time, but the environment at the retreat was very welcoming and inspiring. By Saturday evening's class, I could already tell that I was gaining strength and flexibility--it was obvious that my practice was improving even after just one day. I felt exhilarated and triumphant. THANK YOU for this. I will attend every single retreat you offer in the future if my schedule allows, and I will encourage my friends/family to do so as well."

"A restorative retreat held by three amazing ladies. Deep Portage is gorgeous; think outdoor bonfires with millions of stars and morning hikes through the woods to see the sunrise. Having yoga classes in the Great Hall with huge windows and nature all around you-- it feels like the way yoga should be done. Come to this retreat if you want to connect with great people in a spiritual, healthy, beautiful environment." - Norah

As you can see from our testimonials: our Kula for this yoga retreat is filled with beautiful souls. We hope you can come to be a part of it.

Outdoor enthusiast? Cross Country Ski and Snowshoes are available for adventures around camp & the nearby lakes. There are 11 miles of hiking/skiing/snowshoe trails right out the back door! There is also an indoor climbing wall available!

Into food? We are too! 6 delicious meals are included. Options for Gluten Free, Vegetarian, and Vegan. Tea + Coffee will also be available.

Yoga enthusiast? We are proud to offer you 5 master classes in addition to optional workshops. All the details are TBA. We cannot wait to reveal our big plans!

In need of further relaxation? There will be onsite Massage Therapists for an additional cost. Yoga & massage is an amazing combo!

Into outdoor education of youngsters and renewable energy? We are too! One of our favorite parts about Deep Portage is the mission and eco-friendly focus. "It is a place where community, education, and the environment come together." Read more about the mission, history, programming, and renewable energy on their website: . Better yet - come see this amazing place for yourself!

Limited spots will be available. Keep your eyes peeled for more information & registration! Our attendees from our first February retreat will have an opportunity to sign-up first and then we will release registration to the public.

Oh yeah... and did we mention that we have one coming up real soon in August (Wild Women Yoga Retreat), and another one coming up October 6-8th (Boreal Bliss Fall Yoga Retreat)??

**Men are encouraged to attend our October & February retreats**

More information coming soon on the Winter Retreat.. Mark your calendars!

~Journey North~,
Joella, Amanda, Bryana,
||Boreal Bliss Yoga Retreats||

A collaboration between:
JEM Yoga and Massage
SUPerior Paddle
Northern Namaste Yoga

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