Join us for a 2-night weekend retreat on beautiful Pictou Island with A for Adventure and the Halifax Social Network. Sleep under the stars in a traditional style Mongolian yurt or cabin, unplug and recharge from your busy lives with great people. The island getaway will include accommodations, delicious food, guided hikes, private beaches, connecting with nature, music, Indigenous ceremonies, yoga, networking with like-minded entrepreneurs and more.
Cost: $150, everything included! (regular cost would be more than $500)
ABOUT PICTOU ISLAND YURTS: Pictou Island Yurts is a family-based business that gives people the opportunity to experience nature in a tranquil natural surroundings and enjoy the variety of ecosystems that Pictou Island has to offer. It’s a place to explore, to seek solitude, to refresh and re-connect.
Pictou Island is a hidden gem in Nova Scotia. It’s over 9km long and 2.5km in width. With densely wooded forests, wetlands, sand dunes & grasses, beaches, lighthouses and incredible dark skies for star-gazing. The only way to access the island is by boat (or plane). The trip by boat is approximately 11km or 45minutes.
The Ferry to Pictou Island leaves Friday at 6PM, sharp! You must be there at least 15 minutes prior to departure. The cost of the ferry is included in your fee.
Pictou Island Ferry address: 119 Fisherman's Road, Pictou (Exit 22)
The ferry will leave Pictou Island to return home on Sunday, June 2 at 5PM.
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