Holy Hogsback October 2021 Itinerary

 We have a bumper exiting retreat planned for you that should inspire and invigorate you on all levels!

Arrive SUNDAY 17TH OCTOBER

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is IMG-20201107-WA0017-1024x1024.jpg
  • Pilgrims arrive to a WELCOME LUNCH @ On the Edge Mountain Retreat in Hogsback from 12.30-2pm.
  • Pilgrims check into their Suites from 2pm to 2.30pm.
  • From 3pm we drive to the Chapel on top of the Village…
  • Where we meet Trevor Webster-Historian, walker, writer and legend pilgrim of note…
  • He will guide us through the Prayer Walk Garden and share a most interesting version of Hogsback holy history and more…
  • Followed by a leaded drive to a spectacular view point where we hope to catch our first sunset of the retreat…
  • A snack dinner will be shared…

MONDAY-18TH OCTOBER

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is Slide11.jpg
  • Walk at first light together or alone…
  • Breakfast from 8-ish
  • After breakfast, we drive to the Arboretum and walk amongst the Ancient trees to the 39 Steps Waterfall-listen to the birds…
  • We drive to Back o the Moon to meet Norma-retired doctor, lay preacher, pianist, pilgrim and more-Norma will graciously guide us through 2 amazing gardens of note…
  • We will share a healthy light lunch under her Tulip tree…
  • After we return to On the Edge to walk the Bluff and Labyrinth…this labyrinth is known to be the 3rd largest in the world…
  • Free time till 6pm…
  • We will seek out a sunset-followed by Dinner

TUESDAY-19TH OCTOBER

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is eco-shrine-three-hogs-1024x768.jpg
  • Walk at first light…
  • Breakfast from 8ish…
  • After the pilgrims walk to the Echo Shrine to meet Diana-Artist, activist and more…
  • She will share her journey of creating pieces of Art to declare to the world how precious is the earth and more…
  • After we will drive to Hobbiton to meet Tonya-CEO, artist, walker, pilgrim and more…
  • We will walk guided by Tonya through forest and learn some survival skills of note…we listen to stories of Hobbiton…
  • Lunch will be enjoyed together…
  • After lunch we will participate in an Essential Oil workshop, where we will discover new remedies to heal our ailments…and make our own creams to take home…
  • Followed by free time till 6pm…
  • Seek out a sunset, followed by dinner.

WEDNESDAY 20TH OCTOBER

  • First Light Walk
  • Breakfast from 8ish
  • We will meet Trevor again to guide us through sacred places in the history of Hogsback…
  • Followed by the Contour path through indigenous forest -listen to the sounds, explore the forest floor…
  • Lunch will be back with Norma…
  • Afterwards we will drive to meet Siya-a shepherd of the soul, guide and(a voice of note)-walk to Big Tree and Madonna and Child Waterfall-about 3 hours walking…
  • Sunset and dinner @On the Edge

THURSDAY 21ST OCTOBER

  • Walk at first light
  • Breakfast from 8ish
  • After-we meet up with Tonya who will lead us on a Plantation Walk with spectacular view points-about 3hrs of walking…
  • Picnic lunch…
  • The afternoon is open to shop/ browse-I will drive you to places of interest-like the Chocolate shop, Glen’s shop for all, Jikani Charity shop and more…
  • Our final Dinner will include a theme…

FRIDAY 22ND OCT

  • Walk at first light
  • Breakfast from 8ish
  • Pilgrims depart back to their homes…

PLEASE NOTE-

HOGSBACK HAS DRAMATIC WEATHER-WE WILL NAVIGATE OUR WALKING RESPONSIBLY…
ALL ITEMS ARE OPTIONAL…
PILGRIMS ARE FREE TO PARTICIPATE OR NOT…

THE BOOK I HAVE CHOSEN FOR THIS RETREAT IS BY RICHARD FOSTER-THE CELEBRATION OF DISCIPLINE…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *