Women's Mountain Retreat
April 26 - 28, 2019
About the Retreat
“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel”
Join kindred spirits in beautiful Manitou Springs, Colorado for an exciting weekend of transformation, movement, and fun. This three-day mountain retreat includes a variety of group movement options including: dancing, strength-building, yoga, and hiking. We will also spend time relaxing, soaking in the hot springs, and enjoying wholesome food.
You will connect with women who share your quest for a healthier life path, and leave with the tools and drive to achieve your true potential and be your best self.
Space is limited, so register early to guarantee your spot!
What to Expect
An all-inclusive immersive experience including:
healthy vegetarian meals
intention setting activities
hot springs access
two nights lodging
A more detailed schedule of meals and activities will be provided closer to the retreat dates.
Our host location: SunMountain Center
Our host location is SunMountain Center in Manitou Springs, Colorado. SunMountain is a historic bed-and-breakfast and wellness and yoga retreat venue, featuring two historic homes in a natural environment for guests to delve further into their consciousness and practice through yoga, the arts, timeless teachings, and farm-to-table cuisine. The historic homes were built in the early 1900’s and are situated on six acres of terraced gardens and biodynamic farms, complete with walking and meditation trails and stunning views of the surrounding mountains.
SunMountain Center creates an unmatched atmosphere encompassing the surreal tranquility of nature while offering an intimate setting. Located just an hour south of Denver, and nestled into the foothills of the Front Range, SunMountain Center is the perfect location for a weekend getaway. Reconnect with yourself in the serene natural environment, explore the eclectic and historic downtown scene of Manitou Springs within walking distance, or enjoy the local tourist attractions like Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak and the Cog Railway, the Manitou Incline, or the Cave of the Winds.
Take the opportunity to rest, replenish, and renew yourself holistically as you discover beauty, inspiration, and history around every corner.
As part of the retreat, you will also receive a voucher for a 2-hour soak at nearby SunWater Spa. You are invited to experience the healing waters that make SunWater so unique; the life-giving Sun, the Earth, native healing plants, and the practices of the indigenous cultures that have thrived on this land. SunWater Spa features mineral-water soaking in cedar tubs and offers spa treatments.
The rooms in this historic home have a light, spacious and yet cozy feel. There are only 13 spaces available on this retreat. Register early to secure your spot. We expect this retreat to sell out. If you are registering alone, we will pair you with a roommate based on registrations.
Register with a friend and you each receive $50 off the prices below
Double Occupancy: $720/person (shared with 1 other person)
Double-occupancy rooms can be arranged as two separate twin beds or as one king-bed for couples. All rooms include in-room bathrooms, luxurious bedding, and organic cotton terrycloth bathrobes for guests in-room use.
Triple Occupancy: $675/person (shared with 2 other people)
This upstairs room features two twin beds, and a separate living area with a day bed to accommodate a third person. This room includes in-room bathroom, luxurious bedding, and organic cotton terrycloth bathrobes for guest in-room use.
Quad Occupancy: Sold out
This upstairs open floor plan bedroom features four twin beds. This room includes in-room bathroom, luxurious bedding, and organic cotton terrycloth bathrobes for guest in-room use.
Payment Details and Cancelation Policy
Retreat rate includes:
2 nights accommodations
Daily meals (dinner only on arrival day and breakfast and to-go lunch only on departure day)
Daily group classes and activities
Voucher for 2-hour soak in the hot springs at SunWater spa
Retreat rate does not include:
Airfare to/from Colorado
Transportation to/from retreat (carpooling can be arranged)
Payment and Cancelation Policy
To reserve your space on this retreat, a non-refundable US $250 deposit is required. Final retreat payment is due by March 29, 2019. A US $20 fee is applied to all registered participants paying via credit card for payment processing fees. This fee is waived if paying by check or direct from a bank account using a payment app. Anyone registering after March 29, 2019 will be required to pay in full upon registration. Should you need to cancel your reservation at least 30 days prior to the start of the retreat, you will receive a refund for payment made less the $250 deposit. Should you need to cancel less than 30 days prior to the retreat, for whatever reason, we will not be able to provide a refund or credit. No refund or credit will be given for arriving late or departing early. In the unlikely event that Nashim Wellness needs to cancel the retreat, a full refund will be given, less the $20 processing fee. We strongly advise the purchase of travel insurance at the time of booking your retreat in case of any unexpected events or changes to your plans before or during your trip.
Meet your guides from Nashim Wellness
Nashim means women. Nashim means everyone. Nashim means YOU.
Nashim Wellness was born of our desire to empower and celebrate women. We assist each unique soul in the transformation toward true health, a full heart, and a free spirit through activities that engage you, connect you more deeply to yourself and the world around you, and include movement, mindfulness, and fun!
Shira was dancing before she was walking in her native Israel, and has celebrated her love for dance throughout her life’s journey. As her many students will attest, Shira shares her spirited energy through various forms of movement such as dance, barre, and strength training. As a life coach, she shares her knowledge and passion for overall wellness and a healthy lifestyle using movement as a healing tool.
Shira is dedicated to walking a path of harmony, happiness, and movement. Her passion is contagious and will inspire you to become more aligned with your most authentic self. Find Shira on Instagram @shakeitwithshira.
Lara has spent a lifetime passionately exploring all aspects of human movement. As a runner and physical therapist in Boulder, Colorado, Lara fuses her love for athleticism with a fascination of understanding how the human body connects, functions, and heals. With her extensive knowledge of biomechanics and physiology, long-term dedication as a competitive marathoner and fitness instructor, and burning interest in deep philosophical truths, Lara is enthusiastically driven to help you live life to your most full and unique potential. Find out more about Lara Johnson Physical Therapy and Wellness here, and follow Lara on Instagram @drlarajohnson.
Lara wholeheartedly believes that you are the hero of your own life, and that the key to fulfillment is courageously navigating the twists and turns of your unique journey with healthy doses of fun, friendship, and laughter.