If you’ve got a story you’re working on or have been aching to tell, this is the trip for you. Our popular Colorado “Riding + Writing” retreat with Damesly combines an incredible non-fiction, memoir and poetry workshop (tailored to your individualized needs) with some of Colorado’s best offerings: horseback riding in the Rocky Mountains and whitewater rafting.
Join Damesly as we tap into our creative side, let that energy flow onto the page and hone our craft in this fun-filled 3-day adventure.
Trip Organizer: http://damesly.com
Dates: May 19 – 21, 2017
Activities: Walking/hiking, writing, horseback riding, white water rafting, Optional/additional yoga, city tour, cocktails at Stanley Hotel
Price Range: $1850
If you’ve got a story you’re working on or have been aching to tell, this is the trip for you. Our popular Colorado “Riding + Writing” retreat combines an incredible non-fiction, memoir and poetry workshop (tailored to your individualized needs) with some of Colorado’s best offerings: horseback riding in the Rocky Mountains and whitewater rafting.
Join us as we tap into our creative side, let that energy flow onto the page and hone our craft in this fun-filled 3-day adventure.
Why is this trip special?
Expert knowledge of a new industry, skill or hobby, complete with one-on-one instruction from a woman who is killing it in that field. You can also expect to gain a new community of friends to call upon for professional help, and a new pool of resources you can tap into when necessary. And of course, some seriously cool travel stories.
Arrive to Denver International Airport. Transfer to accommodation.
Later in the evening, enjoy a city tour before dinner.
Creative writing workshop with renowned expert. Work on developing your voice, finding your story, and getting words onto paper for four hours in the morning.
After that, enjoy a picnic lunch before we take off to go whitewater rafting, stopping in the Red Rocks for sunset on the way back
There’s a two hour workshop in the morning to continue the progress we’ve made.
Short break for yoga and picnic lunch, before driving to Estes Park to ride horses in the Rocky Mountains.
Cap off the day with a cocktail at the Stanley Hotel, made famous by the movie The Shining, before we return to Denver.
That evening, take the opportunity to ask your workshop leader for more one-on-one advice, or just sit back and relax. Airport transfers will begin later that evening and early the following morning.
- Workshop with a renowned expert who can give 1-on-1 instruction to further your writing and your projects.
- All meals
- All accommodation
- Horseback riding
- White water rafting
- All airport transfers and transportation
- Gratuity for guides
- Travel Insurance
Kelly Lewis is the CEO of Damesly, and the founder & creator of Go! Girl Guides (travel guidebooks for women) and the annually sold-out Women’s Travel Fest. She’s a dreamer, a doer, and an eternal optimist who is currently based in New York City. She lives to see the world and help other women do the same.