Wind Rise

“If you come as softly
As the wind within the trees
You may hear what I hear
See what sorrow sees.”

– Excerpt From If You Come Softly By Audre Lorde

The space

Wind Rise positioned at the top of the hill affords extraordinary views of the sunrise and sunset. It has a porch with in-floor heat, a hammock and lovely view of pasture and neighboring French Lake.

  • environmentally friendly compost toilets
  • kitchenette with microwave, coffeemaker, small refrigerator, hot plate, dishes, cookware, linens, blankets, towels, coffee/tea etc.
  • accessible by car, one step at entrance
  • no wifi
  • no running water
  • temperature can be controlled by heating and cooling units
  • up to 2 beds: 1 full bed, 1 twin cot can be set up in separate porch area upon request
  • sleeps 1-3 guests

Additional items to bring

Personal toiletries and comfortable clothing, refreshment/food items as desired, and reading/reflection material.  Plus bug spray, sunscreen, walking shoes, swimming gear and beach towel for summer- warm hiking clothes for winter.

Other things to note

We foster a space free from oppression so that we can take steps toward healing. Our guests help us to do that by caring for the land and the people on it with mutual reverence. Collectively we center Black and Indigenous communities.

Activities + Amenities

Guests also have full access to an eco-trail through the woods, a pond with assorted small boats, a fire pit for bonfires, the 7 circuit labyrinth in the prairie, and all amenities available in the Wellness Center.

Ready to visit?

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