Accessibility and logistics of Fall 2018 Queer body love retreats
New England and Northern California, USA
We value making this retreat as accessible as possible for you. If you have any particular access needs, please note them on the form so that we can be in touch about the venue in more detail.
More information about the retreats can be found on the main retreat page here.
for both retreats
Regular beds off the ground will be provided and there will be seating to accommodate larger bodies.
We will ask all participants to come scent free. The venues themselves are not completely scent free usually. Please be in touch if this is a need of yours.
Please be in touch as soon as possible if you require ASL interpretation and we will do our best to make that happen.
If you have any particular access needs, please note them on the form so that we can be in touch about the venue in more detail.
New England Venue Details
September 28 - 30, 2018
Max 8 participants
Led by Elizabeth
Not wheelchair accessible.
This will be an intimate retreat in a private home in a beautiful location where we'll have both indoor and outdoor space.
Northern California Venue
November 9 - 11, 2018
Enchanted Hills Retreat Center
Max 18 participants
Co-led by Elizabeth and Crystal
Enchanted Hills Retreat has a small lake, rushing creeks, miles of hiking trails, and a heated outdoor swimming pool. It was originally established as a retreat center for the blind, and is used for that purpose in the summers. We acknowledge the Wappo Indians whose land we will be occupying.
Arrival: between 4 and 6 pm on the Friday of the retreat.
Departure: We will be finishing by 3 pm on Sunday.
We will help you coordinate rides for both retreats. Driving times below.
The New England venue is
1 hour from Northampton, MA
2.5 hours from Boston, MA
2 hours from Albany, NY
The closest airports are Bradley, Albany or Boston.
The California retreat venue, Enchanted Hills, is about 1.5 - 2 hours from San Francisco and Oakland. Click here for directions. With Friday traffic it will probably be more like 2 hours, so please leave SF / East Bay no later than 3:30 pm.
The closest airports are San Francisco and Oakland.