Kripalu Outdoors

For everyone.

Get outside and go with the flow—on the water, on the earth, and on the mat! Satisfy your longing to connect with nature as you explore hiking, paddle sports, and yoga in the beauty of the Berkshires. Tap into nature’s profound ability to inspire and help us gain clarity in our lives, as you

  • Hike the winding trails of the Yokun Ridge, with different levels to suit your needs
  • Paddle your own personal kayak and stand up paddleboard on Lake Mahkeenac
  • Relax into tranquil walking and floating meditations
  • Practice Kripalu Yoga to balance body and mind.

Participants should be comfortable hiking on wooded trails over hilly and sometimes difficult terrain, and have some experience with kayaks and stand up paddleboards.

Recommendations (additional fees apply):

  • Pamper yourself with a Kripalu Meditative Massage

Please reserve early as appointments are limited. Find out more about these sessions on Kripalu’s Healing Arts pages or call 888.738.1822 to make an appointment.

Additional information

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
None
Suitable For
All
Program Theme
All Health, Fitness, and Wellness
Schedule
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Presenter(s)

June 23–28, 2019

Mark Roule, RYT 500, is a Kripalu Yoga teacher and outdoor guide who holds qigong teacher certifications with the Elixir Light and IIQTC schools, and is certified by the Association of Nature and Forest Therapists.

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June 23–28, 2019

Susannah Beattie, RYT, is a Kripalu Yoga teacher and Kripalu R&R workshop presenter who leads mindful outdoor experiences and strives to uplift and empower students of all ages.

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July 21–26, 2019

Tracy Remelius, RYT 300, teaches hatha yoga and yoga nidra and is certified in ACA stand up paddle boarding, yoga, and wilderness first aid.

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July 21–26, 2019
September 29–October 4, 2019

Katie Hagel, RYT-200, is a life coach, yoga instructor, and world traveler dedicated to living a life of passion, adventure, and purpose.

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September 29–October 4, 2019

Steven Leonard is a lead faculty member at Kripalu, a functional movement specialist, and meditation teacher trainer and educator whose goal is to support individuals to experience a deeper connection both physically and mentally.

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