The Ridge Outdoors Center for a Kinder Living

In here, between us,
out there

Outdoors Center for Wellness, the Arts and Culture

I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life,
and see if I could learn what it had to teach
; and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
Henry Thoreau, Walden

The Ridge Outdoors Center for a Kinder Living is an eco-friendly site dedicated to the pursuit of self and environmental wellness.
Perched at the top of a ridge among meadows and woods in the Harlem Valley, the ROCK offers a space for self and environmental exploration, binding together personal growth, appreciation of the arts, and the fostering of environmental care. Meditation retreats, ecotherapy, art therapy, immersive individual or couples therapy; professional coaching and consultations; yoga, mindfulness meditation, and outward bound experiences will be part of our program during 2023.

The ROCK invites environmental art residents exhibiting or working in the Hudson Valley, as well as writers and scientists promoting the protection and growth of land and the environment.

Currently in development | Opening 2023
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