LOCAL GROUP TRIP

Virginia Retreat
With Sunshine Sol

Date:  Jul 05 – Jul 07, 2024

Trip Length: 2 Nights 3 Days

Group Size: 10-13

JOIN OUR SUMMER RETREAT

Calling all outdoor enthusiasts and adventure seekers!

Get ready for an extraordinary adventure as we venture into the breathtaking Blue Ridge Mountains this Summer.

Join us for a 3-day adventure in the stunning Blue Ridge Mountains this Summer. Hike to iconic viewpoints, explore waterfalls, and conquer Ravens Roost through exhilarating rock climbing. Unwind with a unique “Sip and Paint” experience led by a local artist at sunset. Discover the perfect blend of natural beauty, history, and epic views. 

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ACCOMMODATIONS

Enjoy cozy cabin lodges for a comfortable stay

CABIN 01.

Richard's Retreat (Women Only)

Richard’s Retreat is the latest, largest, and most modern cabin. It includes a master bedroom with a queen bed downstairs, a spacious sleeping room upstairs with two double beds and a set of bunk beds. Accommodating up to eight guests, Richard’s is unique for its hot tub and indoor fireplace on the back porch.

Richard’s Retreat features two full bathrooms, each equipped with a shower-tub combo. One is located upstairs, and the other is on the ground floor, accessible to all occupants.

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CABIN 02.

Barb's House (Women Only)

Barb’s House, the second-largest lodging option, is a cozy modern mountain chalet. This residence includes two distinct downstairs bedrooms (a full bed in the front room and a queen in the back bedroom). The upstairs sleeping loft boasts two twin-sized beds.

Barb’s features one and a half bathrooms. The downstairs full bathroom is equipped with a shower-tub combo, accessible to all occupants. Additionally, there is a half bath upstairs.

Important: The staircase leading to the loft is notably steep and may not be suitable for older guests or young children.

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CABIN 03.

Jack's Place (Women Only)

Jack’s Place is a modern and cozy mountain chalet with a main-floor bedroom hosting a double bed. The upstairs sleeping loft includes two double beds.

The chalet is equipped with a single bathroom featuring a shower-tub combo on the lower level. Please be aware that all occupants will access the bathroom through the main floor bedroom.

Important: The staircase leading to the loft is notably steep and may not be suitable for older guests or young children.

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Important Notice:

Kindly review our terms and conditions thoroughly before making a booking. Participation in this trip requires physical ability to engage in activities such as hiking and rock climbing, among others, and you assume all associated risks. Due to the nature of booking these trips, refunds are not available.

Itinerary

A weekend of adventures planned for you to enjoy

Please note that the itinerary may be subject to minor adjustments for a more enjoyable experience. We can’t wait to share these incredible moments with you!

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Day ONE

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Day Two

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Day THREE

Itinerary

A weekend of adventures planned for you to enjoy

Please note that the itinerary may be subject to minor adjustments for a more enjoyable experience. We can’t wait to share these incredible moments with you!
  • Arrive at The Retreat at Crabtree Falls ( 11100 Crabtree Falls Hwy, Tyro, VA 22976, United States )
  • Introductions: Break the ice with engaging activities and get to know your fellow adventurers.
  • Paint and Sip (non-alcohol refreshments): Explore your artistic side in a laid-back session with a local artist, accompanied by refreshing non-alcoholic beverages.
  • Dinner: Indulge in a delightful dinner, setting the stage for an adventure-filled weekend!
  • Breakfast: Start your day with a hearty breakfast to fuel up for the upcoming adventures.
  • Hike to Crabtree Falls: Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Virginia with a scenic hike.
  • Lunch to go in Ravens Roost: Enjoy a picturesque lunch in Ravens Roost, surrounded by breathtaking views.
  • Rock Climbing in Ravens Roost: Feel the thrill of rock climbing against the backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
  • Free Time: Relax and unwind, exploring the surroundings at your own pace.
  • Bonfire + Chat: Gather around a cozy bonfire for heartfelt conversations and a magical evening atmosphere.
  • Dinner: Conclude the day with a delicious dinner, sharing stories and creating lasting memories.
  • Breakfast: Enjoy a leisurely breakfast, reflecting on the incredible experiences of the weekend.
  • Check out from the cabin.
  • Hike to a Waterfall + Swimming Hole: We’re hiking to another waterfall, plus there’s a cool swimming hole. It’s a laid-back addition to your awesome weekend.

Frequently Asked Questions

Cancellation:

Please be aware that all sales are final, and once you secure a spot, refunds will not be issued. Our aim is to offer you an enjoyable and unforgettable experience that you won’t want to miss! While not mandatory, we strongly recommend considering travel insurance to protect your investment in case of unforeseen circumstances.

Weather:

In July, anticipate temperatures ranging from 87°F to 65°F, with cooler evenings. As you plan your travel, factor in the time of year and check weather forecasts to be well-prepared for the trip’s conditions.

Dogs:

Please note that there is a dog fee applicable. Before making your reservation, contact us at hello@withsunshinesol.com.

For a comfortable stay, each cabin accommodates a maximum of two dogs. Keep in mind that there may be occasions during the trip when dogs need to remain in the cabin. We request that only well-behaved and trained dogs, capable of being left alone, accompany you on the trip. Bringing a portable crate for their comfort and safety is highly recommended. Any damages caused by your dog will be charged to your account.

Dietary requirements:

Your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities. If you have specific dietary needs, please inform us by emailing hello@withsunshinesol.com. We are more than happy to accommodate your requests!

Shared Bathrooms:

Yes, each cabin has a shared bathroom(s) for occupants.

Packing

A detailed packing list will be provided closer to the trip to help you prepare for hiking and other activities.

Activity and fitness level:

We’ll be hiking and participating in guided activities such as rock climbing, and sip and paint. For hikes, a moderate fitness level is suitable, participants should be able to comfortably walk up to 4 miles on uneven terrain. Rock climbing is rated as moderate to high intensity. Guides will be present, allowing you to climb as much as you desire and at your comfort level.

To fully enjoy the trip and prevent sore muscles, we recommend starting a regular exercise routine at least 2 months before the trip.

Participation in activities

Participation in each activity is optional, and individuals can decide based on their comfort levels. Please note that the ticket price remains the same regardless of participation.

Transportation to activities:

A van will be provided for transportation to the activities.

Solo travelers:

Traveling solo? No need to worry! This experience is designed to be welcoming for solo travelers. You’ll be paired with another solo traveler for overnight accommodation, ensuring a friendly and inclusive environment.

Price packages:

Prices may vary based on bed and room occupancy choice. Prices may also vary if you are planning to bring your dog, in which case there will be an additional fee. If you won’t be bringing a dog, the prices listed on the website are final. If you will be bringing your dog, please email hello@withsunshinesol.com to discuss the fee that will be applied in addition to the price listed on the website.

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I can't wait to see you there!