Winter 2024 Women's Retreats
Winter Women’s Retreat
January 26-28, 2024 at Cedar Ridge Camp near Bancroft
March 1-3, 2024 at Shadow Lake near Stouffville
The Ultimate Winter Getaway
Rustic Mama Retreats Ultimate Winter Getaway is the perfect place for you to shake off those mid-winter blahs!
Sessions and Workshops
Our Winter Retreat is full of adventure! Whether you love the snow or hate being outside in the cold, you will find plenty of activities to keep you busy in January thru April! Fun, adventure, education, friendship and relaxation await you at our mid-winter escape!
Maybe you’ll spend the morning creating a masterpiece! Take a guided painting workshop, or try your hand at making a rustic wooden sign, hand-stamped jewellery or an authentic dream-catcher.
Outdoor Adventure more your thing? If
The fun doesn’t stop there! Evenings at Rustic Mama Retreats are filled with entertainment and laughter! From Friday night entertainment to an epic Saturday Dance Party! We’ve got the perfect recipe for exciting evenings!
At Rustic Mama Retreats we strive to be affordable and accessible to families everywhere. We don’t want anyone to miss out on the fun! While some retreats offer programming of this kind for $800-$1200, we’ve worked hard to offer great value for a much lower cost!
Winter Retreat registration cost is $465 + HST
Here’s the breakdown and what’s Included:
* 2 nights shared accommodations in gorgeous, rustic cabins (think bunk beds, friends old and new)
* 6 delicious camp-prepared meals and a variety of snacks throughout the day. You definitely won’t go hungry!
* workshops and sessions of your choosing on a variety of topics. All materials are included
* morning programs to start your day such as yoga & meditation
* evening activities both nights that is bound to be filled with fun, laughter and adventure
* a gift to commemorate your fabulous weekend and much more!
Camp Cedar Ridge is located near McArthur’s Mills ON, just outside of Bancroft. This site features fabulous winter activities including a skating trail, snow shoeing, cross country skiing, broomball and much more! For those that enjoy the view, but not the cold, many indoor workshops will be held in the great room with gorgeous views of the lake and a wood burning fireplace to make it cozy! The lodge building where we will stay features dorm style rooms with multiple bunks and shared washrooms in the halls.
Shadow Lake Centre is located near Stouffville Ontario and is right on the shores of Shadow Lake. Beautiful cabins and program buildings are scattered across the vast property and there is no shortage of winter activities available. Snow Shoeing, Cross Country Skiing and Skating are just the beginning. With many outdoor trails, will find many spots to sit, relax and reconnect with yourself and nature at this beautiful location.
All our camps and their very own cooks provide nutritious and delicious meals throughout the weekend with both healthy and indulgent options! Meals will include incredible baked goods, vegetarian options and a delicious salad bar.
Please be sure to inform us of any food allergies/intolerances or health issues you feel we should be aware of well before arriving at camp. Camp cooks and their staff can satisfy all special dietary needs, as long as we know in advance.
Some wine will be available during the dinner and the evenings but feel free to bring your own beverages for consumption in your cabin if you wish.
What To Pack
Typical weather in Winter can be somewhat unpredictable. Be sure to bring a warm jacket, boots and hat for night-time campfires as well as several changes of clothes in case the snow gets the best of you!
Warmer weather means muck, so rubber boots might be beneficial!
Check out the highlight videos from previous Winter Women’s Retreats