Forest & Nature Therapy walks with Kelly Kiss, ANFT Certified Forest Therapy Guide. Shinrin-Yoku (Forest Bathing) on Salt Spring Island, the Gulf Islands and Vancouver Island, BC.
Private & Group Forest Therapy Walks
Offering private and group guided forest therapy walks anywhere in nature and are willing to travel if there are enough participants.
Perfect for wellness and work retreats, quality time with a partner, friends or family! Private walks can be booked online Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. We will walk at Ruckle Park or Burgoyne Bay Park, just let me know which you prefer! If you would like a different day of the week please contact me directly to see my availability. Forty eight hours advance notice if possible.
Currently offering scheduled Forest Therapy walks on Salt Spring Island, Victoria and North Saanich, on Vancouver Island.
I am able to create a unique forest therapy walk anywhere in nature, and would be delighted to design a personal experience for your group. I am also willing to travel to your location if the group is large enough (please note that I do charge some additional travel costs). Please contact me for more information.
Single or couple walk (1-2 persons): $140 Family walk (3-4 persons): $200 plus gst. Group walks: $45 plus gst, per person (5-9 participants); $40 per person (10-19 participants); $35 per person (20+)
Walks are 2.5 to 3 three hours in duration depending on group size.
Please note that these fees are for local walks on Salt Spring Island. Travel expenses are additional. Please contact me for more information.
For those individuals who are interested in a walk but are in need of financial assistance please contact me.
Suggested locations: Gardens at HCP (Horticultural Centre of the Pacific, Victoria, BC) Beacon Hill Park, Victoria, BC Coles Bay Regional Park, Saanich BC John Dean Provincial Park, Saanich BC Gowlland Tod Provincial Park, Saanich BC Ruckle Park, Salt Spring Island, BC Burgoyne Bay Provincial Park, Salt Spring Island, BC
Keep up-to-date on upcoming forest bathing walks on Salt Spring Island & Vancouver Island!
"The experience was unbelievably rich and deep. I easily dropped deeply into presence and maintained that state throughout. So life affirming. The guide Kelly was so kind and steady and fully embodied the love and appreciation of nature and our connectedness."
"Find the time! It is worth the investment to understand how you can benefit from listening and smelling the forest!"
"Necessary for love and interconnection with Gaia. Thank you. Was held with great respect. Really glad to be here."
"An exploration and insight into, nature but also of myself. Gratitude." "I think everyone would benefit to experience the calming effect of a therapy forest walk."