Sat, 11 Jun|
Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve
Early Summer Easygoing Woodland Stravaig
Come with us across the water to bathe in the beauty of Early Summer energy in the stunning Ariundle Oakwoods National Nature Reserve.
Time & Location
11 Jun, 14:00 – 16:30
Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve, Strontian, Acharacle PH36 4JB, UK
About the Event
Bathe in Scotlands very own rainforest; enjoy wild yoga and chi gong surrounded by ancient oaks, birdsong, wildflowers, lush mosses and lichens.
Our afternoon will see us immersing ourselves in the natural energy of early summer with wild mindful practices combined with sociable easy-going walking as we wander through the ancient oakwoods. Our session finishes with hot drinks and tasty seasonal treats. Leave with body and mind energised and forward looking; your spirits lifted and a smile on your face!
WHAT TO EXPECT: - Easy going walking mostly on well-made paths in beautiful scenery. - Learn simple mindful, grounding practices that will connect you with the energy of the season. - Experience forest bathing, chi gong and yoga. - Time for quiet reflection and meditation. - The opportunity to share your experiences, chat and connect with like-minded people. - Lots of fresh air, great company, stunning scenery and of course, cake! Ticket numbers are strictly limited to maintain a warm and supportive group dynamic.
Meeting points: EITHER: Ariundle Oakwoods Carpark ten minutes before the events starts OR: the carpark on this side of the Corran Ferry if you would like to car share one hour before the event starts.
FAQs What should I bring to the event? Please bring warm comfortable layers that you can move in. We provide mini yoga mats for outdoor activities. For the easy going stravaigs all you need are wellies or walking boots, waterproofs, hat & gloves depending on the season. A small rucksack will be useful so that you can bring an extra layer and also your own mug, hand sanitizer and mask (if you wish to wear one at any time). Please bring your own cup or mug.
Are vegans catered for? Our Easy Going Stravaigs are catered with delicious seasonal vegetarian & vegan treats. Please let us know if you are gluten free or have any other requirements.
Are there any requirements for the event? No. Please make sure your fitness levels are suitable for walking on woodland trails. Beginners to yoga are welcome on all our events.
What happens in the event of bad weather? This trip will go ahead in most weathers so please check the weather forecast and dress accordingly. If the weather forecast is especially severe (bad enough even to stop a wild yogi!), the event host will reserve the right to cancel.
Where do we meet? You have three options for our Road trip depending on whether you want to meet us there, or share a lift with us:
12:40pm - Glencoe Village Car Park - choose the 'with transport' ticket
1:00pm - Corran Ferry Car Park - choose the 'with transport' ticket
1:50pm - Ariundle NNR Car Park - choose the 'standard' ticket
WILD YOGA GLENCOE TERMS & CONDITIONS
By booking an event with Wild Yoga Glencoe you agree to the following: Taking part in a Wild Yoga Glencoe event is done at the participants own risk. All yoga classes are taught by fully qualified & insured yoga instructors. Outdoor adventures might present some physical and mental challenges, and carries with it the potential for death, serious injury and property loss. The risks may include but are not limited to: actions by other people, slipping on wet surfaces, tripping or falling, burns, hypothermia, lack of hydration, weather and/or other natural conditions. The event hosts assume no responsibility for anyone attending this event. The event host will not be held responsible for any accident, injury or loss occurring as a result of any event or in connection with travel to such event, however caused. When you book a Wild Yoga Glencoe event, you indicate that you accept these conditions and accept that no legal liability is accepted by the event host should an accident or injury occur. Participants in Wild Yoga Glencoe events are reminded that outdoor activities need specialist equipment (boots, waterproofs, etc) and we do not provide these. Participants are responsible for assessing their own risk, the safety of themselves and the suitability of any equipment used. All outdoor events are led by a fully qualified and insured Mountain Leader who will take final responsibility for route choice on the day taking into account the weather conditions and fitness of the group. While accepting no responsibility or liability, for outdoor events, the event host may, at their discretion, not admit you to join the walk or other event if in their opinion you are ill-equipped for the terrain and weather conditions.
CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS The ticket price is fully refundable if Wild Yoga Glencoe have to cancel for whatever reason. If you are unable to attend please let us know as soon as possible and we will attempt to fill your place. In this case you will receive a refund minus a £10 admin fee. In the event that we are unable to fill your place we will give a refund of 50% of the face value of your ticket. Cancellations made within one week of the event will not be refunded.
PLEASE BE COVID AWARE To make this event as safe as possible please do not book if you, or anyone in your household has any symptoms of covid, have tested positive, or are self-isolating. Please bring hand sanitizer and a face mask with you if you wish to wear one.
Standard EASY GOING WOODLAND
With Transport EASY GOING
With transport ticket - Please let us know where you want picked up!