What: Mental Wellness Walk-Shop: A Well-Being Wonder in Nature
RECONNECT, RECHARGE, AND REJUVENATE
Are you feeling stuck, overwhelmed, disconnected or stressed out!
Are you looking to escape the noise of city life? Would you like to learn how to reduce stress and anxiety?
You're in the right place. Introducing the Mental Wellness Walk-Shop—a unique experience set in the tranquil beauty of Newlands Forest, designed to guide you back to clarity, calm and connection.
Modern life has its complexities, doesn't it? The constant juggle between work, personal life, and societal expectations can leave you feeling disconnected and overwhelmed. But what if there was a way to break free, 'clear the head', even if just for a little while? A way to reconnect not just with nature, but with the deeper layers of yourself?
Enter the Mental Wellness Walk-Shop, a unique blend of mindfulness in nature and educational elements designed to nurture your mental well-being. Set in the serene landscapes of Newlands Forest, this experience is more than just a walk; it's a journey to rediscover your true nature and connect with an inner sense of calm.
Studies have shown that spending time in nature can:reduce stressimprove moodimprove focus and clarityboost your overall well-being
What to expect:Sessions last around 3 hours and cover a leisurely 4 km, making this journey accessible for guests of all fitness levels. But this is more than just a walk; it's a "Walk-Shop." As we traverse the forest, you'll not only immerse yourself in the natural surroundings but also gain valuable insights. You'll learn mindfulness techniques to deepen your connection with Nature and discover the science-backed benefits that unlock its full potential for a healthier mind and body. Along the way, we'll pause for a restorative tea ceremony and a snack bar beneath the forest canopy, offering you a moment to reflect on the beauty and benefits of this enriching experience.
You'll also receive a comprehensive pre-event email, complete with easy-to-follow directions to our meeting point and all the information you need to fully prepare for your Mental Wellness Walk-Shop experience.
So what are you waiting for? Book your Mental Wellness Walk-Shop today and take the first step towards a happier, healthier you.
Meet Your GuideYour journey will be led by Michael Holmwood, a certified mountain guide, natural mindfulness guide, and life guide. These Walk-Shops were born out of a personal need to manage mental well-being while juggling the stresses of 'the day job', managing a business. With a wealth of experience in guiding people both through mountain trails and life's challenges, Michael is uniquely qualified to lead you on this transformative experience.
*****Our Nature Based Experiences have received over thirty 5 star reviews from satisfied guests. See what they have to say and experience the magic of the forest for yourself.
A beautifully put together session that eases you gently and fully into the forest experience. The naturally peaceful atmosphere of the forest left me feeling relaxed, refreshed, and revived. Thank you, Michael and Jo, for a wonderful few hours, the effects of which I am still feeling days after the event. Bonny What an incredible experience! A truly magical way to start the day! Emily At first, I was apprehensive about a walk in the forest needing a guide, but this session really surprised me. It was so lovely being properly guided on how to use our senses to get back in touch with our natural surroundings. I left the forest feeling calmer and clearer. Highly recommended! Lizzie