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Yoga Hike in Oregon!

Portland, OR , United States
8h
English

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Kaf – (pronounced like cough) – is an old mystical Hebrew word meaning ‘the power to actualize potential.’ The Hebrew legend goes that Kaf is a sacred mythological mountain that surrounds the world and bounds the horizon. This mountain rests upon the emerald stone of sakhrat, which emanates miraculous power; together, their reflection makes the sky blue. Kaf Adventures is dedicated to self-discovery, wilderness skill education and leadership development through outdoor recreation, adventure travel, and wilderness exploration. We always strive to maintain an awareness of our impact on the natural environment and of different cultures we visit. Kaf Adventures arose out of the outdoor passions of owner and operator, Mick Pearson. Mick began studying outdoor recreation in 1997, and felt the value of experiential education while spending time with others in wild places. These experiences and interactions impacted his life, created a place for self-discovery, and gave him an appreciation for the natural world. Thus Kaf Adventures was born out of his experiences and has shared a parallel process with Mick’s journeys. What makes Kaf, Kaf? You, me and the places we go together! Kaf is all about community. Students do not just zoom in and out of our classes; they become members of the Kaf community. Though our adventures in nature, our community members form unique bonds with each other that continue to grow once back in the city. The 3 segments of Kaf: Outdoor Exploration, Adventure Travel, and Team Development. Within each segment you will find a place to learn, experience and reflect upon your daily existence.

What we'll do

We go to a different location each time! Message us for directions and location. Take your yoga practice one step further – take it outdoors! Find your inner peace during this invigorating one-day retreat. Our instructors will guide you on a moderate hike to a scenic river, mountain, lake, or the Puget Sound for an extended yoga practice. You’ll be able to connect further with your body, mind and spirit as you experience yoga in nature while being guided into a deeper sense of relaxation and mindfulness. Healthy snacks will be provided. Please bring your yoga mat. Hike is moderate, no more than 5 miles round trip over gentle terrain. Please come prepared for variable weather, we will continue with our day despite rain, heat or cooler temperatures. A small backpack works great to hold your water, trail snacks, lunch, yoga mat and extra clothing. Hiking shoes or boots are recommended. More information will be made available upon request and registration. Participants ages 14-17 are allowed with parental consent. Typical Itinerary: 8am: Meet in Seattle at a local Park and Ride, carpool to trailhead 10am: Begin moderate hike ~2.5 miles 12noon: Yoga Practice and Meditation 1:30pm: Eat Lunch (please provide your own food!) 2pm: Leave the wilderness majesty for the vehicles 3:30pm: Arrive at the cars (KAF Adventures will provide some light snacks for the drive home!) 5:30pm: Arrive at Park and Ride, return to your home refreshed and alive! If you have questions, don’t hesitate to contact us.

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    $71 USD

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