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Kripalu Men’s Retreat

For men; no yoga or outdoor experience necessary.

This guy’s-only retreat is a timeout from the day-to-day, and a check-in with nature. Join members of our experienced Kripalu Faculty for some fun practices, hiking and snowshoeing, and hands-on cooking classes.

While you're here, learn how to

  • Enhance your leadership qualities to be a more effective role model at home and at work
  • Practice Jaguar Yoga, qigong, tai chi, and/or meditation
  • Build fire, track wildlife, and identify local flora and fauna
  • Select whole-food ingredients, handle a knife, and cook delicious, nutritious meals.

This program offers the gifts of humor, insight, integrity, strength, and compassion. Leave renewed, revitalized, and secure in sharing your wisdom with the world.

Note Snowshoes, crampons, and trekking poles for outdoor adventure are provided.

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
Suitable For
Men Only
Program Theme
All Health, Fitness, and Wellness


Ray Crist, a Kripalu Yoga teacher and shaman’s apprentice, teaches how to use yoga and shamanism to live a balanced, empowered life.

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Micah Mortali, Director of the Kripalu Schools and longtime Kripalu Yoga teacher, is the Founder of the Kripalu School of Mindful Outdoor Leadership.

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Jeremy Rock Smith, Kripalu’s Executive Chef and a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America, began his career in classical French cuisine. He is author of The Kripalu Kitchen: Nourishing Food for Body and Soul.

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Steven Leonard, a Lead Faculty member at Kripalu, is a functional movement specialist and meditation educator and a teacher trainer for the Kripalu School of Yoga, and also offers mindful outdoor experiences.

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