Join Barefoot Sanctuary founders Jada and Alvin Tam in an exclusive 8-day wilderness yoga retreat in the lush forests of British Columbia, Canada. Enliven your spirit with wild, organic fruits, wine, and deep meditative moments on the river, in the vineyard and on the mat.

July 1- 8, 2017

Explore a mindful approach to reconnecting with nature and rooting in the raw beauty of the majestic Okanagan countryside.

Recharge and relax in the quintessential Canadian log cabin, fully equipped with modern amenities in a rustic, peaceful and natural forest.

Complement your journey with Jada’s healing yoga sessions, visits to luscious vineyards and orchards and a peaceful river canoe adventure.

Fill your day with sunrise yoga, moonlight meditations, forest hikes, campfire stories, gourmet meals, vineyard visits, spa massages and more with Jada and Alvin while enjoying unscheduled free time for self-discovery and relaxation.

Earth Body Yoga

Explore a mindful approach to reconnecting with nature and rooting in the raw beauty of the majestic Okanagan countryside.

Rustic Yet Luxurious Log Cabin Living

Experience the comfort and natural authenticity of Canadian log home living.

Lovingly Inspired Organic Nourishment

Inspire your well-being with over 17 included local, organic meals, created fresh onsite daily.

Peaceful Adventuring

Relax and recharge your spirit with sunbathed lakeside meditations or indulge in your wild side with a day-long canoe expedition or optional horseback riding.

And Even More…

* Gentle Spirit Yoga
* Vineyard Visits
* Mindful Meditations
* Peaceful Canoe Expedition
* Rustic Log Cabin Living
* Spa & Healing Massage
* Circus Playshop
* Restorative Touch
* Organic Meals

Yoga Retreat Details



You will be booking your flight from your location to Kelowna International Airport (YLW). The nearest major city is Kelowna and the retreat center is located 2 hours away near the pristine Mabel Lake.


In order to arrive on time to begin activities on July 1, ensure that you arrive by Saturday, July 1 at 10am. Our meeting location in Kelowna will be confirmed 60 days prior to the retreat. From this moment forward, you will be provided with all transportation.

Many of our guests choose to arrive a day earlier to rest and explore the beautiful city of Kelowna. If you choose to arrive prior, please note that overnight stays are not included as part of your registration costs.


Because the retreat center is located deep in the forest, we provide one included departure shuttle on Saturday, July 8 at 7:30am and will arrive at the airport by 10am. The shuttle will bring guests from the retreat center to the Kelowna International Airport (YLW). If you request an earlier time, please note that you will be charged an additional $65 shuttle fee.


Located in southern British Columbia, Canada, the beautiful Okanagan Valley is one of the warmest areas of the Great North. The summer season features sandy beaches, hot sun and endless outdoor and water excursions. This region boasts renowned orchards and vineyards and non-stop hiking, biking, horseback riding and canoeing. The Okanagan is a romantic escape for the adventurer and a wonderful getaway for the entire family.


The retreat lasts 8 days, 7 nights at a private log home retreat on Mabel Lake in the Okanagan Valley.

Each of our sustainable luxury guestrooms are made from locally sourced wood and materials and adorned with local artwork. Each guestroom is a modeled after the quintessential Canadian log cabin feel for an immersive nature experience.

Pricing is based on double or triple occupancy rooms.


Our retreat features 3 yoga and meditation areas. Our outdoor deck overlooks beautiful, serene Mabel Lake, as well as our semi-covered yoga patio area. Our indoor location allows for late evening meditation or yoga if the weather cools.


The retreat schedule includes an evening canoe excursion, a winery visit and 2-3 yoga classes a day. The surrounding mountains have an abundance of optional hiking trails, swimming and more. Additional excursions outside of the retreat schedule are available at the guest’s expense.


17+ gourmet meals are included and special dietary needs such as vegetarian diets and gluten-free can be accommodated.

Guests are responsible for their own meals on half and full day off-site excursions.


Roundtrip ground transfers included for the following:

  • July 1, at 10am: Royal Anne Hotel in Kelowna to the retreat center
  • July 8, at 7:30am: Retreat center to Kelowna International Airport (YLW)

Reserve Your British Columbia Wilderness Yoga Experience Today

Exclusive Early Registration Pricing Until Dec 1, 2016

$1795 – Couples Registration

By credit card in 4 equal installments OR single installment+ 4% card processing fee
By check in single installment
Register both guests for discounted early bird pricing of $1795 each
Regular pricing $2195 starts Dec 1, 2017

$1995 – Single Registration

By credit card in 4 equal installments OR single installment + 4% card processing fee
By check in single installment
Register a single guest at early bird pricing of $1995
Regular pricing $2195 starts Dec 1, 2017

Questions? Call (702) 821-5017

*Package pricing is based on double or triple occupancy rooms. All pricing excludes airfare, visas, alcohol, additional purchases.

Click here to review terms and conditions.