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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

Writing from the Heart: Your Memoir

With Billy Chism

January 2 - February 6, 2018
Come ready to write about your life. In our 2.5 hour sessions (six in all), we will delve into memory and write about what our memories tell us. In a supportive and safe environment, as a group we will share stories…

Embracing the New Year with Intention: A Full Day Retreat

With Sheila McVay, founder of Johns Creek Yoga

January 11, 2018
  We’ve all heard of New Years’ Resolutions, and we’ve probably even set a few ourselves, only to have them dissolve within a month or two. Setting INTENTION is a different process. One of the oldest writings on Yoga, the…

Remembering Your Happy Heart with Loving-Kindness Meditation and A Journey to Deep Peace

With Linda Davis, MSW, RYT

January 13, 2018
Come away for a day in Elohee's beautiful surroundings where you'll slow down, dive deep into your warm-hearted, peaceful self and come away feeling blissfully rested and spiritually inspired. Come to remember the kind and open heart you called home…

Zen Immersion Weekend

With Douglas Johnson E-RYT 500, YACEP

January 19 - 21, 2018
On this weekend retreat we will use Yin asanas (passive-static postures), Hatha-yoga asanas (active-static postures) and Pranayamas (yogic breathing techniques) to dive deep into the heart of Zen meditation. If you do not already know how to sit Zazen, you will receive instruction…

Respite for Mothers of Anxious Youth: A Weekend of Yoga, Connection, Support and Peace

With Carolyn Guthrie Lambert and Kristin Smith

March 16 - 18, 2018
“A mother is only as happy as her unhappiest child.”  There is so much truth in this saying.  If you have an adolescent or teen grappling with debilitating anxiety and depression you know this first hand.  Whether your child is…

Remembering Your Happy Heart with Loving-Kindness Meditation and A Journey to Deep Peace

With Linda Davis, MSW, RYT

March 17, 2018
  Come away for a day in Elohee's beautiful surroundings where you'll slow down, dive deep into your warm-hearted, peaceful self and come away feeling blissfully rested and spiritually inspired. Come to remember the kind and open heart you called…

Lovingkindness Meditation Retreat

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

April 6 - 8, 2018
Join us for a weekend of Lovingkindness meditation instruction and practice. We will spend 3 days together learning lovingkindness mediation and directing it toward ourselves and others.  This practice allows us to shed old defenses and protective mechanisms, and come…

“Mystic Moon Tribe”- Awaken Your Inner Goddess

With Jessica Calderon and Antoinette Moura

April 13 - 15, 2018
Experience the magical energy of the New Moon while awakening your inner goddess. Join Jessica Calderon founder of the J Way and Antoinette Moura, founder of Clean Living Collaborators this Spring for an all-inclusive 3 day, 2 night retreat at…

The Painting Experience with Stewart Cubley

With Stewart Cubley and Matthew Belay

April 22 - 27, 2018
The Painting Experience is an unprecedented journey into the wild territory of painting directly from intuition. It’s a leap beyond the predicted and expected – a venture into color, form and image where no rules apply.. In these workshops, everyone is…

Path to Freedom: A Yoga Nidra, Deep Relaxation & Dreamwork Retreat

With Nick Atlas, Ph.D., E-RYT 500

April 27 - 29, 2018
Join Dr. Nick Atlas, a pioneering lucid dream researcher, Nidra (‘sleep’) yogi and deep relaxation specialist, for this intimate retreat in the lush, Blue Ridge Mountains of North Georgia. Enjoy a weekend of locally-sourced, organic food, fresh, mountain air, gentle…

Breathing Room: a yoga retreat for women craving space & ease

With Kelley Carboni-Woods and Amber Karnes

August 16 - 19, 2018
We are all carrying burdens, but sometimes life feels like it just won’t let up. Do you feel like you’re constantly producing and striving but still failing to keep up? Do you crave more ease, equanimity, and peace in your…

Breathing Into Bliss – Enlightenment thru Breathwork: Conscious, Connected, Circular Breathing

With Kelly Walden, RCC and Debi Miller

September 28 - 30, 2018
WELCOME ALL! Come join us at the serene sanctuary of Elohee Retreat Center near the lovely village of Sautee Nacoochee for a 2 night stay in the beautiful new eco-cottages with views of Bald Mountain.   Escape the demands of daily…
Rest and Relaxation Weekends

By popular demand, we are excited to offer Rest & Relaxation accommodations for various weekends throughout the spring, summer, and fall! Two night minimum required ( who are you kidding? you won’t want to leave…) Yoga classes and massages are available, as well as miles of hiking trails to walk at your leisure, our natural pond, and a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains. Take this opportunity to care for yourself in the peace and spaciousness at the top of a mountain! No schedule…no demands…just the opportunity to “be” on your own terms.

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