Adventures in Yoga & Photography – Las Vegas

Night Photography in Las Vegas + Hiking in Red Rocks and Valley of Fire National Park
March 9-12, 2016

Gorgeous desert landscapes and wildly vivid, entertaining nightlife: It’s not too often do you get a chance to photograph this dynamic combination in one weekend retreat.

Yet, that’s just what we’ll do on this Adventures in Yoga & Photography retreat, perfect for yogis, outdoor enthusiasts, and photographers who want to check out the marvels of Las Vegas and the surrounding stunning desert.

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Advanced Yoga Training Retreat

Breitenbush Hot Springs, Oregon –
With Melina Meza, Chiara Guerrieri, and Jenny Hayo
April 1–8, 2016

Looking to broaden your yoga practice and see it more clearly as a means to discover and fulfill your dharma (purpose or life’s work)? Then join Melina, Chiara, and Jenny Hayo at Breitenbush Hot Springs in April. This residential retreat-complete with healthy food, mineral-rich baths, thermal sauna, and the nurturing qualities of the old-growth forest in which Breitenbush is nestled-offers an ideal environmental to enhance your growth as a wholesome yogi/yogini.

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Into the Wild: Yoga & Hiking Adventure in Mazama, Washington

Mazama Inn, Washington
June 10-12, 2016

If you’re looking for to enjoy a wide variety of recreational activities while also experiencing a respite from the stress of the modern world, join Melina and fellow yogis for a weekend spring adventure in the picturesque town of Mazama, Washington. Daily yoga classes and wellness discussions will complement your hiking, biking, or photography adventures. Outside the door of the Mazama Inn, you’ll find half a million acres of virgin timberland and mountains that reach all the way to Canada, the perfect landscape for a deeply relaxing soulful exploration.

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Yogacapes Presents: Summer Farm to Table Yoga Retreat – A Celebration of Abundance

With Melina Meza & Baxter Bell, MD
Lotus Feed, Occidental
July 8-10, 2016

Join Baxter Bell and Melina Meza at the Lotus Feed Retreat Center in Sonoma for a fun and nourishing weekend of Hatha and Seasonal Vinyasa yoga to celebrate the bounty of summer. As a yoga teacher, physician and acupuncturist, Baxter has a vast repertoire of wisdom and knowledge to share with you about this subject and a gift for making it accessible and doable for the long run. Melina, a senior yoga teacher, Ayurvedic educator and nutritionist, weaves in healthy living and Seasonal Vinyasa yoga to celebrate the bounty of summer. Our yoga getaway will be a perfect way to fire up your practice while simultaneously keeping your inner agni (fire) cool during this hot season. There is no better place to retreat than the farm, which offers a diverse landscape of raw and cultivated beauty.

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Advanced Yoga Training Retreat, Part II

Breitenbush Hot Springs, Oregon
With Melina Meza, Chiara Guerrieri
July 24-July 29, 2016

8 Limbs Yoga Centers, a 500-hour RYT certified school, invites yoga teachers and dedicated practitioners to join our Advanced Yoga Training Retreat II. As students, we are always learning, filling our wells and receiving deeper insights through continued practice and study.

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The Whole Enchilada: A Full Meal Deal with Practical Yoga Therapeutics, Ayurveda, and Nutrition 3.0

With Melina Meza & Baxter Bell, MD
Feathered Pipe Ranch, Montana
August 13-20, 2016

The wisdom of the ancient yogis tells us it is never too late, or too early, to sequence your life today for a healthier tomorrow. It illuminates the power of the three key ingredients for you to look and feel your best: a sustainable yoga practice, a wholesome diet, and a healthy lifestyle. Feathered Pipe is delighted to again host Baxter Bell for a nourishing and relaxing week of his healing and nurturing style of Hatha yoga. Melina Meza joins him to help create a well-rounded picture for healthy living as they guide you through a full-bodied exploration into each of these essentials.

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Adventures in Yoga & Photography: Marfa

Marfa, Texas
September 14-17, 2016

Join me in Marfa, an art oasis in West Texas located between the Davis Mountains and Big Bend National Park. Put on the map back in the 1970s when artist Donald Judd moved there in search of “space” to explore his minimalist art, it has been drawing bohemians and the creative type ever since. This tiny town full of scrub cactus, tumbleweeds, and vacant roads surrounded by sky and cotton candy clouds is the perfect backdrop for our adventure. This autumn retreat for yogis, outdoor enthusiasts, and photographers offers a chance to check out Marfa’s treasures before winter arrives.

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Fall Yoga Retreat

Sleeping Lady Mountain Retreat, Leavenworth, Washington
With Melina Meza & Special Guest
November 4–6, 2016

Melina and Anne Phyfe invite you to join them for their annual fall collaboration and enjoy a nurturing weekend practicing yoga, meditation, and creative exercises to awaken your muse and celebrate the colors of the autumn season. Together Melina and Anne Phyfe have led retreats together for over ten years and are confident that this retreat will help you recharge your physical, emotional, and spiritual batteries before the holiday season. We hope you take this opportunity to join us in the beautiful Cascade Mountains where you get to experience a reaffirmation of your own sense of wellness, creativity and happiness in your life.

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Cuba Yoga Adventure with Melina Meza & Baxter Bell, MD

October 18-30, 2016

Join us for this truly unique yoga tour of Cuba, a country that on the surface seems locked into a time long past, but upon deeper scrutiny is progressive and modern in so many ways. Unlike most “yoga tours” going to Cuba these days of easing travel restrictions, ours is a cultural, people-to-people tour that is really unparalleled for the curious yoga traveler. And in addition to the exceptional yoga teachings of Baxter and Melina, we will actually have some yoga classes led by old Cuban friends of Baxter’s who teach in Havana and elsewhere on the island.
On our tour we will be visitng Holguin, Havana and the Vinales Valley
*Full itinerary to be posted soon.
Contact: Kim Erica Schleicher @ kim@featheredpipe.com to receive more information or to register!