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Elohee’s mission is to be a home, rooted in nature, for deepening human awareness, facilitating the healing of mind and body, and transforming individuals and society.

Land

The ecosystems of the Blue Ridge Mountains are exceptionally diverse.  They range from moist, deep-soiled forested valleys to exposed ridges, mountain tops and balds. read more…

Programs

We invite teachers, facilitators, counselors and healers from diverse traditions to join us in offering a variety of transformative programs. read more…

Facilities

Our expanded facilities on Bald Mountain are now open offering 56 beds on a bald mountain top in 7 cottages, three communal spaces including a lounge, studio space, and intimate dining hall.
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Upcoming Retreats

Rest and Relaxation ~ September 30 to October 2

September 30 - October 2, 2016
By popular demand, we are excited to offer Rest & Relaxation accommodations during all weekends in September & October!  Two night minimum required ( who are you kidding? you won’t want to leave…)   Yoga classes, nature hikes & massages available as well.  Take this opportunity to care for yourself in…

The Art of Being: A Women’s Retreat

With Lisa Jordan, E-RYT 500

September 30 - October 2, 2016
Limited to 13 people. RETREAT IS FULL. Retreat Details:  Okay, goddesses. It’s time to kick off the stilettos, flats or Chaco’s and “do” as little as possible for 48 hours. The purpose of this two-night retreat is to unplug from the chaos of daily life and plug into yoga, art…

Serenity Seeker: Fall Feast for the Senses

With Kim Saunders, founder of Lift Yoga & Therapy

September 30 - October 2, 2016
Reconnect with your heart and soul at the serene sanctuary of Elohee Retreat Center near the lovely village of Sautee Nacoochee.   Escape the demands of daily life as you recharge and nourish your spirit in this fern-filled forest setting, and listen to the waterfalls and the sounds of nature.  Dine…

Rest and Relaxation ~ October 7 to 9

October 7 - 9, 2016
By popular demand, we are excited to offer Rest & Relaxation accommodations during all weekends in September & October!  Two night minimum required ( who are you kidding? you won’t want to leave…)   Yoga classes, nature hikes & massages available as well.  Take this opportunity to care for yourself in…

Nourished by Nature: Yoga Retreat

With Sheila McVay

October 7 - 9, 2016
Travel to the beautiful Elohee Retreat Center near the village of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia. Elohee describes itself as ‘a home in nature for self-exploration, growth and healing. A place where earth and air, fire and water nurture wisdom, both ancient and new.’ This is exactly what we will do during…

Deep Peace Yoga Nidra Mini-Retreat

With Linda Davis, MSW, RYT

October 9, 2016
Join us for a mindful afternoon on the magnificent mountaintop at Elohee! This Sunday afternoon mini-retreat is all about “being” together.  Come gather with like-minded others to enjoy meditation and the transformative power of Yoga Nidra* followed by journaling or mandala drawing (and birthday cake).  No experience is necessary. *Yoga…

In SILENCE Rest and Relaxation ~ October 14 to 16

October 14 - 16, 2016
This weekend is in Silence.  So if you are looking for peace and solitude, this is your weekend! By popular demand, we are excited to offer Rest & Relaxation accommodations during all weekends in September & October!  Two night minimum required ( who are you kidding? you won’t want to…

Trees, Stone, Water: Working with Energies, Dropping into Silence

With Becky Butler, LCSW

October 14 - 16, 2016
This fall weekend retreat will be a combination of Taoist meditation (sometimes quiet, sometimes not) and silent retreat.  Group meditation sessions will emphasize a surrendered relationship to internal energies as well as to stillness.  We’ll be working with emotions as they arise and using our spiritual energies to assist ourselves…

Rest and Relaxation ~ October 21 to 23

October 21 - 23, 2016
By popular demand, we are excited to offer Rest & Relaxation accommodations during all weekends in September & October!  Two night minimum required ( who are you kidding? you won’t want to leave…)  Yoga classes, nature hikes & massages available as well.  Take this opportunity to care for yourself in…

Boldly Going Nowhere – From Striving to Arriving

With Bob Sima and Shannon Plummer

October 21 - 23, 2016
How long have you been working, reaching, scratching and kicking, striving to get there – only to realize that “this” there disappears into the “next” there? This moment turns into that moment. And you wake up years later to realize that joy has become a fantasy or just another “there”. In all of your striving you…

Renew & Restore Yoga Retreat with Breathe Yoga

With Jane Hyat, RYT 500 & E-RYT200

October 21 - 23, 2016
Relax and Restore where earth, air, fire and water nurture the body, mind and soul.  Immerse yourself in our Gratitude and Rejuvenation Weekend Retreat atop Landsong Mountain located just 50 miles north of Atlanta in the beautiful area of Sautee Nacoochee.  Jane Hyat will host a group of 10-12 through a…

Fall Into Sensation – Yoga Retreat

With Susan Mittleman, E-RYT500

October 28 - 30, 2016
This weekend will feature an exploration of the senses, both on and off the yoga mat. While the fall colors reach their peak, let the serenity and sensuality of Elohee feed your body and soul. Use this time on the mountain to root down and let go, find space, vibrancy and chill.…

Mahapatha Yoga Fall Intensive

With Douglas Johnson E-RYT 500

November 4 - 6, 2016
This retreat will be an opportunity to explore longer and more in-depth practices than is usually offered at most yoga studios. If you have ever wanted to deepen your practice – or explore where yoga can take you – this is the retreat for you. Mahapatha means ‘great path’ in…

Introduction to Shamanism

With Robinette Kennedy, PhD

November 4 - 6, 2016
Are you curious about shamanism? If you are on a spiritual path, you have probably heard this word used frequently. But what is it, exactly? To give you a chance to experience shamanism yourself, Elohee is hosting a weekend retreas with noted shamanic practitioner, Robinette Kennedy, Ph.D. Shamanism, an Anglicized word…

Autumn Yarn and Yoga Retreat – November 10-13

With Kquvien DeWeese, Pamela Terry, Theresa Vinson Stenersen and Allison Adams

November 10 - 13, 2016
Explore color in knitting and replenish your body and soul at this retreat in the beautiful Northeast Georgia Mountains in the Autumn.   Activities include: Daily yoga instruction with the talented Atlanta-based Iyengar yoga teacher Kquvien Deweese Knitting instruction in brioche technique with Pamela Terry Yarn dyeing workshops with natural dyes Fun fibery field…

A Day of Grace and Gratitude

With Sheila McVay

November 17, 2016
Join Sheila McVay for this single day retreat remembering and honoring the abundance of your life. Studies show that when people notice and reflect upon the things they are grateful for, the benefits are nearly endless: renewed vigor, better sleep, feelings of compassion and empathy, even stronger immune systems. Use…

November Wigwam Escape: Retreat + Play

With Jennifer Lingvall

November 18 - 20, 2016
  Calling all playful spirits: you are being summoned to the beautiful outdoors for a mini adventure sprinkled with R&R. Pack up for the weekend & check out with “the good vibes tribe” before the hustle & bustle of the holidays. Bring yourself … we will do the rest. Guys…

Reset + Renew: A Women’s Winter Yoga Retreat

With Peach Friedman, E-RYT 500

February 10 - 12, 2017
Dive into a weekend of nourishment for your body and spirit! This is for women like you, who crave: quiet mornings, beautiful natural surroundings, nourishing food prepared with love, thoughtful yoga classes, peaceful meditations, reflective time to journal, and a cozy cup of tea. We throw ourselves into the New…

A Souls Journey Retreat: an in depth Kabbalistic Healing Retreat

With Kimberly Cahill

April 7 - 9, 2017
If you haven’t studied with Kimberly previously an initial interview is required before registering.  Call Kimberly 404-219-7231.         The invitation We are now streaming through widening channels and as we move and sometimes bump through the shifts in consciousness in ourselves and on this planet we question where…

Mindfulness & Stress Reduction: A 5-Day Retreat

With Helen Barnes Vantine, Ph.D. and Stephanie Swann, Ph.D., LCSW

May 30 - June 4, 2017
Join us for 5 days of mindfulness and stress reduction. This retreat follows the standard Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction curriculum and contains all the main experiential and didactic components of the course. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction is an eight-week program that was first developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn in 1979. Extensive research over…

Mindfulness Meditation: making friends with your mind

With Helen Barnes Vantine, Ph.D. and Stephanie Swann, Ph.D., LCSW

September 15 - 17, 2017
Sliding Scale Tuition Because we understand that everyone has different financial ability, tuition is on a sliding scale that allows participants to pay according to individual means.  Sustaining tuition is $300; mid tuition is $200; and base tuition is $100.  At checkout, you will be asked for a discount code.…