Nestled in the oak woodlands along the River Nore , Wild Ways is an invitation to meet our wild selves and be inspired by nature. Our nature immersion weekend will offer a unique space to rediscover our human connection to nature as we rest, restore and rewild and take time away from our everyday lives and look to the forest for inspiration, renewal and restoration.
Participants will learn about bioregional herbal medicines, crafting and experience nature connection practices.
Celebration Feast and Wild Medicine Making :We will craft a selection of wild seasonal medicines to take home with the plants which we meet over the weekend. We will celebrate with a final wild food feast as we nourish our bodies with the wild foods of the forest.
We will learn how to identify, harvest, process, craft and apply wild medicines as part of our daily self-care rituals for wellbeing.
participants will experience a variety of medicine making techniques
such as fresh plant tinctures , salves, creams , hydrosols and vinegar’s.We will use plant medicines to create daily restorative practices through
traditional therapeutic applications such as foot baths, infused oil
massage, face scrubs, herbal steam and more.
Numbers are restricted for this weekend .For full details and programme of weekend Please call Maura on 0863104008 or get in touch [email protected]
Suggested Contribution 250 euro. Please get in touch if you need flexibility or can afford a smaller contribution and would like to attend . All welcome!
Accommodation is provided at the beautiful Butterglamping which is adjacent to the forest . http://butterflyvalleyglamping.ie
Butterfly Valley Glamping is a small intimate glamping site located in Thomastown, County Kilkenny. It has a mix of Glamping accommodation, including Bell tents, Eco Pods and a Vintage Caravan set on wooden decks. The site is located in a rural location overlooking the woods and river Nore and it is suitable for someone looking for a unique ‘back to nature’ experience in the Irish countryside.
Please do not let affordability stop participation Sliding Scale contribution Available : Please contact Maura for details 0863104008
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