Travel, Logistics and Policies


Included with the $495 cost for the workshop is a $100 non-refundable deposit. Due to payments made for supplies, food, and more, we cannot give full refunds if you are unable to attend. For the August workshop — after July 15th, 50% of retreat cost will be refunded. After August 8th, no more refunds can be issued. For the July Culinary Intensive, there is a $300 non-refundable deposit included. After June 15th, 50% of retreat cost will be refunded. After July 8th, no more refunds can be issued.


This is a camping-only event. Our land has an abundance of beautiful camping spots. It is your responsibility to bring a tent, necessary camping gear, etc. If you are interested in B&Bs or motels in the area, please check out the options listed below. There is a private outdoor shower, outdoor bathtub and bathroom, and a lovely spring-fed pond for guests to utilize. 

We have a rustic cabin option at an additional cost (clean, comfortable, and nice, just no running water), with only a couple spots available. If you are interested in reserving this space for the retreat, please contact us at the information below.


Nearby airports are in Bangor (BGR) and Portland (PWM), Maine. If you require a ride from the airport to the workshop, please contact us here:

The workshop will be held in Thorndike, Maine. It is approximately 1 hour north-east of August, 2 hours north of Portland, and 45 minutes from Bangor. Full location details are emailed after registration.


7 organic locally sourced meals are included with the workshop – starting with dinner on Friday and ending with lunch on Sunday.

Bed & Breakfast / Motel Accommodations

AirBNB options in Thorndike (closest option)
Hotels & Motels in Belfast (approximately 20 miles away)

Any additional questions? Please contact us here: or use the form below. 

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