Retreat

Escape to Nature: Join Our Wild Food & Reconnecting Movement Retreat

Are you ready to embark on a journey of rejuvenation, where the tranquil embrace of nature and the power of movement come together? Look no further! Welcome to the Wild Food & Reconnecting Movement Retreat at the serene Lagafter Lodge in New Luce, Dumfries & Galloway.

Retreat Details

  • Location: Lagafter Lodge, New Luce, Dumfries & Galloway

  • Duration: 3 nights 9-12 May 2025

  • Immerse in Nature: Nestled within the enchanting Glen App and Galloway Moors, Lagafter Lodge offers a sprawling 7000-acre estate. This retreat is your opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle, unwind, and detach from the demands of the outside world.

Rediscover Your Connection: Jen and Vicky warmly invite you to embark on a journey of rewilding and reconnection. Discover the ancient art of (vegan) Wild Food through hands-on foraging and wildcrafting experiences. Let your senses come alive as you explore the bounties of nature and learn how to incorporate wild foods into your diet through the ancient art of foraging and wildcrafting.

Movement and Relaxation: It’s not just about the food; it’s about nurturing your body and spirit. Engage in tailored movement sessions encouraging connection with your body and the natural world. Relax and rejuvenate as you delve into practices that harmonize your mind, body, and soul.

Your Private Haven: Choose from our thoughtfully curated room options, all sold based on single occupancy. No need to share with strangers – you’ll enjoy your private sanctuary amidst the breathtaking surroundings.

Remaining Available Rooms

  • Room 1 Four Poster Double: £590

  • Room 3 Single Bed £540

  • Room 4 Twin (2 x single beds, sole occupancy) £560

  • Room 8 Twin (2 x single beds, sole occupancy) £560

  • Room 10 single bed (ground floor) £540

How to Book

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to reconnect with nature and yourself. Secure your spot by visiting our website or reaching out to us directly.

Join us at the Wild Food & Reconnecting Movement Retreat and create lasting memories in the heart of Dumfries & Galloway. Rekindle your relationship with the natural world, nurture your body with movement, and savour the delights of wild vegan cuisine. Your journey to reconnection starts here.

Ready to book?

Fill out this booking request form to join us (please note this is not you confirming your space. Once we have received your form, we will send out an invoice, only when you pay your non-refundable deposit will your space be confirmed). If you have any problems accessing the form, please email me jen@iamjenwilson.com

Includes

Private Room

All meals, tea, coffee & refreshments

All scheduled activities

Retreat Schedule

Friday May 17th

430pm Arrivals

6pm Dinner (approx)

8pm Gentle mobility to ease out the aches from your travel & a grounding meditation before bed.

Saturday May 18th

7-9am Breakfast

10am Posture Reset Pilates

1130am Forest bathe & forage (approx 90mins)

5pm Gentle Mobility

6pm Dinner

8pm Grounding meditation before bed.

Sunday May 19th

7-9am Breakfast

10am Mindful movement

1130am Wild ferment workshop

3pm Walk/meditation/cold dip

6pm Dinner

830pm Sound Bath/Guided meditation

Monday May 20th

7-9am Breakfast

930-10am Departure

Retreat FAQ

Q. What is Wild Food?
A. In general, any edible plant, fungi, seaweed or animal that grows without cultivation by Humans and is taken from it’s natural habitat for Human consumption. Popular wild foods are Nettles, Wild Garlic, Brambles/Blackberries.
Q. Will the meals contain any meat?
A. All meals will be plant-based/vegan and include wild ingredients.
Q. I have food allergies. Can you accommodate me?
A. Please speak to Vicky BEFORE booking as there are some allergies we cannot guarantee catering or safety. Please email Vicky thelittleforagerskitchen@gmail.com
Q. I am not fit or flexible. Can I still join?
A. You can participate as long as you can walk and get up and down from the floor. There will be adaptations given for all fitness/flexibility levels. All sessions are optional. If you have any concerns, please email Jen to discuss jen@iamjenwilson.com
Q. What if I need to cancel?
A. All deposits are non-refundable, so we strongly advise that you take out appropriate travel insurance when booking. The final balance is due by 15th March 2025. From this date onward, the balance will be non-refundable. You can transfer your booking to another person if you find someone else to take your place.
Q. Will I be sharing a room with anyone else?
A. No, all rooms are sold as single occupancy.
Q. Can I get an en suite room?
A. No, the property does not have any en suite rooms.
Q. Can I bring my pet?
A. Sadly no, pets cannot be part of this retreat.
Q. Will there be kids?
A. No, this retreat is strictly for adults only.
Q. Will there be alcohol?
A. No, this is a dry event, so we respectfully ask you not to bring or consume any alcohol during the retreat.
Q. Is there wheelchair access?
A. Neither the venue nor the activities on the retreat are suitable for wheelchair users.

Q. Do I need to participate in all activities?

A. All activities are optional, but to get the most out of the weekend, we encourage you to participate as much as possible. Please feel free to spend downtime away from the group if you want/need to recharge alone.

Got a question that’s not been answered above? Drop me an email jen@iamjenwilson.com

Ready to book?

Fill out this booking request form to join us (please note this is not you confirming your space. Once we have received your form, we will send out an invoice, only when you pay your non-refundable deposit will your space be confirmed). If you have any problems accessing the form, please email me jen@iamjenwilson.com

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