Wilderness Retreats and Rites of Passage
These pages describe wilderness-based work I do. They focus on wilderness rites of passage, wilderness solo retreats, vision fast, and a wilderness retreat integrating the Diamond Approach and nature. Here, you can get general information about this work as well as specific details on upcoming trips.
Diamond in the Rough
Wild Nature and the Diamond Approach
June 15 - 22, 2019
Central Colorado mountains
The 2019 program is open for registration. Please email me if you want to be put on the mailing list for next year.
To register or more information, go to
Or email us:
johnvdavis [at] me.com
adebaldo [at] runbox.com
This wilderness retreat is a time to step outside of your familiar life, be nourished by nature, find the support of community and deep listening, and receive renewal, guidance, and inspiration for your inner journey.
Some Articles and Book Chapters on Wilderness Retreats