Four Seasons: Nature Retreats

The Art of Zen Birding

Ryan Dibala

May 31–June 2, 2024

There are birders and there are Zen birders. What’s the difference? Intention. Join naturalist and Birding Man Adventures Founder Dr. Ryan Dibala in a series of workshops that explore what could be considered the paradoxical worlds of birding and Zen birding. The breeding birds of the montane and subalpine ecosystems surrounding Drala provide a plethora […]

Day Program: Mindful Birding Workshop

Dr. Barb Patterson

June 8, 2024

Mindful Birding Experience – When Nature Greets the Soul Mindful birding is a practice that combines the joys of birdwatching with the benefits of mindfulness. Exposure to nature is linked to many health benefits and by learning to appreciate the natural world we can find peace in our daily lives while enjoying the beauty of […]