Orcas Island lies off the coast of Washington, north of the Seattle area. Transportation options to the island include car or walk-on ferry, water taxi, air flight, or airport shuttle/ferry. On-island car rentals or taxis are available.
By ferry or air, arrivals are filled with dramatic beauty.
For those departing on a Sunday evening ferry or plane, lodging package is available for 2 nights, Fri and Sat, and includes the 6 meals. Same lodging/meal rate for additional non-education guests in room and includes 6 meals.
Retreat session start Friday Oct 27th at 1 pm and has day and evening activities through Sunday Oct 29th at 3pm. Expert instruction, materials for projects, and a take home supply bag.
On site private, heated cabins for singles or 2 or more booking together. Singles have a private cabin with shared bath house nearby. Group of 2 or more can include one enrolled plus family or friends (who are not enrolled in the retreat but do have lodging and meals provided). Lodging check in is Friday at 4pm and check out is Sunday at 1pm.
Private bins are bunkhouse style; BYO bedding, towels and toiletries.
On Island? See Day Camper (no lodging) registration button below for on-island residents or those with other lodging. Select class and meals for Day Camp package.
Saturday Dinner Event for guest islanders also available below at Day Camp button. $35 adult / $15 kids 15 and under.
Retreat sessions starts Friday Oct 27th at 1 pm and has day and evening activities through Sunday Oct 29th at 3pm. Includes expert instruction, project supplies, and a take home kit. 3-night lodging and 6-meal package. Can bring non-education guests with lodging/meal add on.
Retreat session starts Friday Oct 27th at 1 pm and has day and evening activities through Sunday Oct 29th at 3pm. Expert instruction, materials for projects, and a take home supply bag.
On site private cabins are heated and have an ensuite bathroom for 2 or more residents booking together. Groups must have at least one person enrolled in Camp (family and friends welcome). Singles for 3 nights have a private cabin with nearby bath house (email for single needing 3 night ensuite bathroom add on). Lodging check in is Friday at 4pm and check out is Monday at 10am.
Private cabins are bunkhouse style; BYO bedding, towels and toiletries.
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Guided nature exploration
Small group class with in-depth learning
Foraging for edible and dye fungi
Night foraging possibilities looking for bioluminescent and biofluorescent fungi
Mushroom and Lichen dyeing techniques
Unforgettable connections with nature and friends
Take-home dyed fiber, recipes and the skills and tools to continue your journey
A beautiful location at the historic Moran Park and Mount Constitution
Deepen your connection with nature.
Explore the spectrum of local mushroom and lichen dyes.
Connect with like-minded individuals.
Capture memories in a stunning setting.