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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 space for up to 50 overnight guests in 7 cottages with three communal spaces.
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Upcoming Retreats

Restore Your Power: Starshine and Clay Yoga Retreat – A Place for Women of Color to Be – SOLD OUT

With Octavia Raheem E-RYT and Chelsea Jackson Roberts, PhD, E-RYT

September 21 - 23, 2018
Come together with other sisters and women of color as you Restore our Power.  Experience the power of stillness, movement, intentional alone time, and community/sisterhood as a way to awaken your deepest sense of power, creativity, and voice at our…

Rest and Relaxation Weekend

September 28 - 30, 2018
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...) Massages are available, as well as…

Reflect, Reconnect, Recharge Retreat

With Ellen East, Gigi Melancon and Kristin Joyner

September 28 - 30, 2018
Come join us for a weekend of reflection, meditation, and yoga on the beautiful grounds of Elohee Retreat Center in Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia. Find your balance, recharge and reconnect with yourself in this serene, natural setting. Enjoy daily yoga sessions,…

Ease Into Autumn Yoga Retreat

With Susan Mittleman, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

September 28 - 30, 2018
Slow down... Get grounded... Let go... Breathe... Reset. As we shift to the early days of autumn, it’s a great time to be present with the transitions around us and inside us.  Some subtle, some not-so subtle. Enveloped by the…

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 Weekend

October 5 - 7, 2018
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...) Massages are available, as well as…

WellAcademic: Women of Color Faculty Retreat – SOLD OUT

With Roxanne Donovan, PhD

October 5 - 7, 2018
Join other women of color faculty for a weekend devoted to YOU – your joy, your success, your wellness. Andre Lorde put it best when she said, “Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an…

Bodywork for Depression & Anxiety

With Tracey J. Moon, LMBT and Sharon Nash, M.A.

October 8 - 10, 2018
Depression and anxiety has become an epidemic in our society with more people than ever seeking relief through both conventional and alternative methods. Trauma, loss, and the everyday challenges of daily life can create constriction and loss of connection in…

Rest and Relaxation Weekend

October 26 - 28, 2018
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...) Massages are available, as well as…

Unwind and Unplug Yoga Retreat

With Shalan Hill

October 26 - 28, 2018
Unwind and unplug from the daily grind at the Elohee Retreat Center in the North Georgia mountains. We’ll shed the stress as Shalan soothes your Spirit in 4 yummy yoga classes. Our yoga practice gets us into our bodies and…

Courage~Clarity~Confidence: Changing the way we see ourselves

With Abby Hirsch Phillips and Helle Stampe

October 26 - 28, 2018
If you bring a friend, you'll each get a $50 discount.  When registering, please type in the code friend50 in the discount code field and enter the name of your friend in the Comments field. Come co-create a self-care practice for your…

Elevate: A Women’s Yoga Retreat in the Mountains

With Rebecca Austin RYT-200 and Lindsey Ahl

October 26 - 28, 2018
Do you want to deepen your yoga practice and decompress from your daily grind? Do you want to be healthier in mind, body, and spirit? "Elevate: A Women's Yoga Retreat" is for you. Imagine waking up to the sounds of…

Mahāpatha Kundalini Intensive

With Douglas Johnson E-RYT 500, YACEP

October 31 - November 1, 2018
A Mahāpatha Yoga retreat is not a vacation but an opportunity to practice authentic esoteric spiritual techniques in an ideal setting with an experienced teacher and supportive community. Having a teacher guiding you and community support you can make the…

Mahāpatha Meditation Intensive

With Douglas Johnson E-RYT 500, YACEP

November 1 - 2, 2018
A Mahāpatha Yoga retreat is not a vacation but an opportunity to practice authentic esoteric spiritual techniques in an ideal setting with an experienced teacher and supportive community. Having a teacher guiding you and community support you can make the…

Mahāpatha Yoga Intensive

With Douglas Johnson E-RYT 500, YACEP

November 2 - 4, 2018
A Mahāpatha Yoga retreat is not a vacation but an opportunity to practice authentic esoteric yoga techniques in an ideal setting while being supported by a loving and accepting spiritual community and a knowledgeable and experienced teacher. Having the right…

Introduction to Shamanism

With Robinette Kennedy, PhD

November 2 - 4, 2018
Curious about shamanistic practices? If you are on a spiritual path, you have probably heard this word, shamanism, before. It is the most frequently used term in spiritual and religious circles today. But what is it, exactly? The English language has…

Self Care & Meditation Retreat for Women Psychotherapists and Other Helping Professionals

With Lynn Louise Wonders, LPC, RPT-S, CPCS

November 8 - 11, 2018
If you are a woman and psychotherapist or other helping professional you are likely in need of some deep self care. You know how your self care can fall by the wayside in your dedication to your work helping others.…

Shaping Shades of Gray

With Naima Gwen Lewis, Ph.D., IAYT

November 9 - 11, 2018
Shaping Shades of Gray is a weekend for adults of all ages, genders, ethnicities, and experiences to convene to talk about, meditate and move about, the aging process. Whether you are aging in your 30s or your 80s, this retreat…

Yoga and Cooking Retreat: A Weekend to Inspire Your Mind-Body Wellness

With Kristin Smith

November 9 - 11, 2018
It's time to press the pause button for a weekend of self-exploration, individual growth, and mind/body healing.  Please join me for an intimate group gathering at this beautiful nature retreat center in the North Georgia mountains.  We will host several…

Awakening Joy!

With Linda Davis, MSW, RYT

December 7 - 9, 2018
Come away for a winter retreat in beautiful surroundings where you'll have a chance to slow down, dive deep into your warm-hearted, peaceful self and come away feeling blissfully rested and spiritually inspired. Come to remember the joyful and open…

3rd Annual Lovingkindness Meditation Retreat

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

April 5 - 7, 2019
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…

The Painting Experience

With Matthew Belay

May 12 - 17, 2019
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…

Finding your Pen: A retreat to inspire the mind and body through Writing and Yoga

With Reanna Livingston RYT 500, Author and Kristen Carlson RYT 200, M.A. Literary Studies

May 31 - June 2, 2019
Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Sautee Nacoochee, "Finding your Pen" retreat will remove everyday distractions and allow for you to escape through writing and yoga. On this weekend retreat we will give ourselves the space we desperately deserve…
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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