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AGES 18+


Go Outside>Look Inside

Women's XC Ski Retreat

3 Day Women's Retreat
February 10 - 12, 2019, Lake Placid, NY
Designed and Organized by Mimi Wacholder – Event Planner
Presented with Round Lake Campus
Catered by Solitude Catering
Hosted at the Eileen Rockefeller House (RockE House) and Treetops Pavilion on Round Lake Campus. Round Lake Campus is an extension of North Country School and Camp Treetops.

Ski lessons and yoga at Mount Van Hoevenberg Cross Country and Biathlon Center.

Relax, Retreat, Renew... commune with nature and like-minded women. 

All are welcome, from introductory nordic skiers to advanced racers, our Olympic-caliber coaching staff will help you meet your skiing goals in skate, classic, or even try your shot at biathlon. Skiers will be paired into similar level groups for instruction and ski journeys at the Mt. Van Hoevenberg. Lodging and meals at RockE House with views of Cascade Pass complete the perfect active get-a-way in the Adirondack Mountains of Lake Placid, NY.

Start mornings with a delicious wholesome breakfast, yoga and centering before heading out on the trails. Midday lunches are served at the ski-to waffle hut or at the lodge. Other experiences include farm-to-table community dinner, paint and sip, circle gathering, tai chi, journaling and more self-discovery tools. Don’t miss this time to "Go Out and Look In."


Daily Schedule: 


1:00 pm Check in & Orientation at the Eileen Rockfeller House (RockE House)

2:00 pm Ski at Mount Van Hoevenberg (MVH)
4:00 pm Free Time 
6:00 pm Dinner
8:00 pm Circle Gathering

8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Yoga at MVH
10:00 am Ski lessons (small groups of 4 based on level)
12 pm Lunch at MVH
1:00 pm Ski on your own 
4:00 pm Paint and Sip at RockE
6:00 pm Dinner
8:00 pm Self-Discovery session

8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Yoga at MVH 
10:00 am Biathlon and or ski lessons
12:00 pm closing circle (lunch on your own)
1:00 pm Optional ski on your own

Program Tuition:

Full package rate (includes lodging, meals, activities, ski tickets and lessons):

$495 full package. $50 ski rental availble as needed. 

Instruction only rate:

$150 per day. Includes lunches, ski passess and lessons.

For questions about 2019 program and accommodations, please contact the program coordinator:

Questions About Travel?
Refer to Visit Adirondack’s Lake Placid Guide:

Frequently Asked Questions 

What are my parking options for getting to and from the event?

We have plenty of free, off road parking at RockE House at 37 Wrights Way, Lake Placid, NY 12946. 

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please reach out to Mimi Wacholder, Juniper Events and RYT, at

What's the refund policy?

Cancellations made 14 days in advance will receive a full refund.
Cancellations made 7 days in advance will receive a half refund, minus a $25 processing fee. 
Cancellations received within 6 days of program start date are subject to full forfeiture of the registration price.
Medical or family emergencies will be considered on an individual basis.
To cancel, you MUST contact Round Lake Campus at (518) 523-9329 ext. 5440.


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