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Outdoor Activities, Art & Inspiration


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3:00 pm - 4:30 pm:  Spoken Wild Check In
Check in at the registration desk, retrieve your swag bag and settle into your room and prepare to have an amazing weekend that will have you coming back year after year.  

4:30 - 5:45  Let's Get Acquainted - Spoken Wild Welcome and Icebreaker

The real power of Spoken Wild is in the connections that you will make with our instructors and with other attendees.  Join us for a ridiculously fun icebreaker to help get you acquainted and into the spirit of Spoken Wild.  

6:00 pm -7:00 pm:  Dinner
Enjoy a delicious meal and fabulous company in the lakeside dining hall.   Expect amazing cuisine prepared with fresh, seasonal ingredients.  

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Keynote Presentation (TBA)
Hear powerful and moving presentations by ordinary people doing extraordinary things in the outdoors.

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm: Bonfire, Smores, Night Hike and After Dinner Shenanigans  
Settle around a cozy fire, share your stories, s'mores and Spoken Wild camaraderie.  Join us for games in the amphitheater or experience the North Cascades with a sunset hike.  

10:00 pm - Lights Out! 



5:00 am - 7:00 am 

Can't wait to kick off your adventure?  Sign up for these early bird classes:

  • Lakeside Coffee Club - join us for coffee and a quick dip in the lake (dip not required)
  • Sunrise Photography
  • Fly Fishing

7:00 am - 8:00 am  Early Risers Activities

Whether you’re an early riser or like to sleep in a bit, we’ll help you start your day right.  If you wake up with the birds, start your weekend with your choice of one of these activities: 

  • A morning trail run through mossy North Cascade forests 
  • A guided meditation to help set the tone of your weekend
  • A little yoga 

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 am  Breakfast

Enjoy a hearty breakfast with fresh, seasonal ingredients grown locally.

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 pm  Morning Activities

Enjoy the sights and sounds of nature while you explore your artistic passions or participate in one of these activities:

  • Standup Paddle & SUP Yoga
  • Outdoor Watercolor 
  • Nature Journaling
  • Canoeing on Lake Diablo
  • Hiking
  • Wood Burning
  • Backcountry Cooking: Don't Just Eat; Eat Well
  • Adventure and Nature Writing

12:00 pm  - 1:00 pm Lunch 

Enjoy a nice lunch with new friends in the  dining hall.

1:00 pm  - 4:00 pm  Afternoon Activities

After lunch, learn outdoor skills to build your confidence in the back country with one of these activities:

  • Landscape & Nature Photography
  • Wood Burning
  • Backpacking Basics
  • Hiking
  • Vision Boarding: Stuck to Summit - Blazing Your Own Trail
  • SUP
  • Backcountry Cooking: Don't Just Eat; Eat Well

4:30 pm  - 6:30 pm  Spoken Wild Gathering

Here's where the magic of Spoken Wild unfolds.  We'll split up into small, facilitated groups for discussion, reflection and connections.  

6:30 pm  - 7:30 pm Spoken Wild Dinner

By now, you've worked up quite an appetite.  Join us in the dining hall for an amazing meal prepared with fresh, seasonal ingredients.  And be sure to save room for dessert.

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm  Special Keynote Address 

Spoken Wild Speaker to be announced

8:30 pm - 9:30 pm -  Music, storytelling and a short sunset hike

We'll wind down after a busy day with your choice of the Musical Mountaineers, campfire stories around the fire,  a night time photography class or a sunset hike through the woods. 

10:00 pm - Lights Out! 



5:00 am - 7:00 am

  • Lakeside Coffee Club - Join us for coffee and conversations 
  • Fly Fishing
  •  Sunrise Concert with the Musical Mountaineers

7:30 am - 8:30 am Early Risers Activities

After a restful night's sleep wake up to another day of adventure and inspiration.  Join us for:

  • Guided Meditation
  • Yoga
  • Trail running 

8:30 am - 9:30 am Spoken Wild Breakfast

Enjoy a hearty breakfast with fresh, seasonal ingredients grown locally then delve into some activities before you depart at noon. 

9:30 am - 11:30 am Activity

Enjoy one last activity before joining us for the final send off.

  • Vision Boarding: Stuck to Summit - Blazing Your Own Trail
  •  Hiking
  • SUP Yoga
  • Outdoor Photography
  • Backpacking Basics
  • Backcountry Cooking: Don't Just Eat; Eat Well

11:30 am - 12:30 pm Spoken Wild Gathering

1:00 pm Spoken Wild Send Off

No one likes goodbyes so we are sending you off in style!  Join us for a one-of-a-kind send off and be inspired to create ripples of inspiration until we meet again next year!

Tickets Will Sell Out Quickly

Tickets for this event are expected to sell out quickly.