Journey Inn
EarthSky BodyMind Center


 Journey Inn events:

Inner Reflection with Horses & Yoga
June 16 – June 18, 2017

Join Kristina Ahern, an experienced yoga teacher and long-time equestrian, and John Huffaker, psychotherapist and life coach, for this unique two-fold retreat experience.  We will be exploring the symbiotic blending of the human/horse connection, as well as experiencing yoga techniques to encourage the expansion of your heart and mind.

Participants of this retreat (limited to 6) will have the opportunity to interact one-on-one with an equine partner for 30 minutes in a safe environment under the guidance of Kristina (the caretaker/friend of four horses). Over decades of horse relationships and teaching yoga, she has developed an intuitive understanding of how equine interactions and yoga practices share a common thread of facilitating increased inner awareness.

The equine experience may include being in close proximity to the horse, grooming the horse and/or haltering & leading the horse (depending upon participant and horse comfort level). Riding the horses is not included. Following the interaction with your horse partner, John will provide a 30-minute processing session to review and reflect upon your experience and the meaning you have gleaned from it.

Additionally, there will be 6 hours (four hour-and-one-half classes) of small group yoga instruction given during the weekend that will encourage opening the heart and creating stillness for inner reflection through gentle movement, breath work, visualization and guided meditation. Individual yoga sessions may also be offered depending upon time availability.

The cost for this retreat:

$540 plus tax for a private room,  $385 plus tax for a shared room.  All experiences/classes, lodging, two brunches, and a check-in snack are included, with an optional (additional charge) dinner provided on site.  Extras, such as: Massage ($85-$125 per session) and energy therapy ($95-$140) are also available also.  Individual, personalized yoga sessions where you will develop a personalized yoga routine to take home are $140 for 1.5 hours.

To register or for more information call 715-448-2424 or email: [email protected] Registration deadline:
May 16, 2017. 

Women's Restoration Retreat
10/20 - 10/22/2017

Enjoy a weekend of nourishing self-care including:
* Deep Rest Yoga Nidra (the yoga of sleep - guided meditation/relaxation)
* Restorative yoga with Kristina Ahern
* Self-massage & acupressure
* Energy balancing techniques
* Aromatherapy blending
* Labyrinth ritual
* Casual, fun art projects

This retreat includes 2 nights lodging, arrival snack, 2 delicious organic brunches and the workshops - with Charlene Torchia - and a restorative yoga class with Kristina Ahern. The retreat is limited to 6 participants. $475.00 single occupancy (private room), $325.00 double occupancy/per person (shared room), all inclusive.               

Call or email to reserve or to ask questions - 715-448-2424.
Registration deadline: 9/20/2017


Couples Weekend Workshops Retreat 
2/16 - 2/18/2018
with John Huffaker, MN licensed psychologist and life coach   
Charlene Torchia, energy therapy practitioner 
This weekend will give you and your partner a space to enjoy each others company in a relaxed and creative way.  Take time to explore and deepen your relationship connection.  You will experience a variety of approaches working with both body and mind, and enjoy ample time between workshops to wander our 66 acres, hike, bike, read a book or just hang out with your partner. 
* Acupressure, massage & energy connecting exercises
* Guided meditation  
* Couples communication exercises                                             
* and more!
This retreat includes 2 nights lodging, check-in snack, 2 organic brunches and the workshops.  It is limited to 4 couples. $630.00 per couple, all inclusive.
Register by calling/emailing 715-448-2424 or [email protected]
Registration deadline: January 16, 2018 

Women's Renewal Retreat

 3/9 - 3/11/2018

See above for description & rates


Mindfulness Meditation Retreat

with John Huffaker

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Charlene Torchia & John Huffaker, Proprietors
W3671 200th Ave | Maiden Rock, WI 54750
Ph: 715.448.2424 | email: [email protected]