SIGN OF THE PINES is a small Canadian owned venture offering custom designed, off-grid, eco-friendly yurt rentals for cozy, nature immersion, wellness and adventure retreats.
Choose to live a healthy and fulfilling life. Wellness is more than being free from illness: it is a process of change and growth towards a mentally and physically healthy lifestyle.
In order to live a higher quality life, maintaining optimal wellness is key. Everything we feel and do relates to our well-being and directly affects our actions and emotions. In order to subdue stress, reduce illness, and ensure positive moments in your life, you must achieve optimal wellness.
To achieve optimal wellness, one must apply it towards every possible endeavour. You can apply a wellness approach towards your environment, community, career, belief systems, physical activities, self care, healthy eating, self esteem, and creative activities. Applying wellness in your everyday life will allow you to achieve your full potential and live with passion and purpose.
The goal of Nature Immersion is to help you to achieve your full potential and live with passion and purpose. Nature immersion is a lifelong study, and something that we here at Sign of the Pines are passionate about!
You are a Nature-Being. Yes, that's you. I'm willing to bet you're not here because you want to become more skilled at stress management. We've all read the self-help books now collecting dust on our shelves with the best of intentions.
You're created to be connected to, immersed in Nature, but more so, you are created to be in purposeful and direct communication with Nature. You have to recognize that as a Nature-Being, you have the ability to choose to live a healthier, more fulfilling life.
Is there even such a thing as living a higher quality life?
You can probably answer that right now. Yes! It is easy to live a higher quality life, maintaining optimal wellness is the key. Wellness is a process. Rarely can we just wake up in the morning and decide to no longer feel stress. It's change, and growth, moving you toward a healthy lifestyle. It's more than freedom from sickness. Everything we feel and do relates to our well-being and directly affects our body, mind, spirit and soul.
Choose to apply wellness in your life through Nature Immersion. Book a nature immersion retreat, with a self-directed approach or upgrade with Wellness Add-ons. You're in expert hands. Retreat from the pressures of urban life with a plan for a meaningful timeout.
Sign of the Pines is located on The Double Raven, a small, family-run equine hobby ranch, set on 13 acres of private forest and meadows in the stunningly beautiful foothills of Alberta's Rockies.
Rediscover why the splendour of the boreal forests of Alberta's Rocky Mountain foothill country are internationally acclaimed.
Write, paint, hike, cycle, fish, take photos, or just breathe, in Nature. Upgrade your stay with nature-based wellness add-ons, or soak up the Nature vibes on a self-directed stay, and live the adventure!
Saturday at noon, guests at Sign of the Pines, can to come to the barn and experience the profound natural connection between horse and human. Learn a bit about how horses communicate, safe grooming practices, care and feeding.
Guests at Sign of the Pines may book a Saturday evening Reiki in the Woods Therapy session. Your Reiki Master arrives at Green-Beard's Yurt at 8 pm, where you will discover the beneficial effects of a Reiki Therapy session in the woods, under the trees during the warmer months, nestled next to the fireplace in the yurt during the winter. Please Note: Masking is required for both the Reiki Master and the wellness client during this session.
If you like to just soak in Nature, or spend your days exploring the neighbourhood. Well, take a moment to check out some of the many things to see and do within a short scenic drive of Sign of the Pines.
So many people are heading out into the wilderness to enjoy the season, but out here it will just be you two. Time to grab that little red plaid & head out to the big woods. Book your socially distanced stay, in a gorgeously rustic off-grid yurt.