RETREAT & MASSAGE
Come away and rest awhile.
Experience the majesty of the southern Alberta Rocky Mountains.
Enter into the peace and tranquility of this healing place,
set apart from the cares of the world.
Get Away for the Health of it!!
is nature at its finest - 57 acres of mountain grandeur, woodlands,
wildflowers, and an array of birds and wildlife - all at your doorstep.
Alpenwood Retreat - the perfect spot to quiet your heart and soul
and just “be”, without a care in the world. Let this
healing place bring rest and renewal to your body, mind, and spirit.
Whether you like to journal, read, walk, or explore the outdoors,
this is the place for you. Paint or sketch, take pictures, have
a relaxing massage, or just daydream and contemplate life in this
If you would like to chat with someone over coffee, or have a counselling
session or spiritual accompaniment, Elaine would be happy to arrange this with
you. She can also guide you to various books available in the guest
library, or to workbooks that may address your individual concerns.
Spending your time completely on your own is also an option, if
that is what suits your particular needs and desires.
You‘ll have plenty of space and privacy to make yourself
at home. Choose from one of the 3 available rooms, each with its
- The Meadow and Wilderness Rooms are located at either end of
the walkout basement. Between them is a spacious living area,
with a wood fireplace, piano, and kitchen, and an incredible panoramic
view of Table Mountain.
- The Woodland Suite is a private self-contained one-room suite,
apart from the main house.
Each of the two living areas has its own kitchen, along with an
outdoor BBQ and fire pit, where you can prepare your meals just
the way you like them, or heat up your favourite pizza, at whatever
time of day you desire.
Both areas are equipped with wireless internet, TV, DVD & CD
players, along with DVD’s & CD’s, games, and puzzles.
Treat yourself to some time away, whether it’s for a few hours,
days, or weeks – whatever you decide is the right amount of
time for you. You’re worth it! And the benefits will be long-lasting,
for both you and the people you care about.
At Alpenwood We Offer....
- $40-$50/one person/night; $75/two people/night
- Special rates for extended stays
- All taxes included
- No smoking inside and no pets inside. Thank you.
- $30/ ½ hr; $40/ ¾ hr; $50/ 1 hr
- $55 for a healing, therapeutic essential oils raindrop massage
- Elaine is a registered massage therapist, so the cost is
partially covered by some health care insurance plans.
Counselling and/or Spiritual Accompaniment
- There is no fixed charge. A suggested amount would be the equivalent of your hourly wage for each hour of accompaniment received, (or according to your means).
- Elaine is an experienced, trained therapist and spiritual director.
(Cash, VISA, or traveller’s cheques accepted.)
Distances from Nearby Centers
Calgary: 2½ hr
Bellevue (Crowsnest Pass):
Hamlet of Beaver Mines: 5 minutes
Map and Directions
Proceed west from Pincher Creek or south from Burmis on
Hwy #507 in Southwest Alberta. Drive through Beaver Mines,
along Hwy #774 towards Castle Mountain Resort for about
8 km. Watch for the Texas Gate sign at the Forestry Boundary,
and turn right just before the Texas Gate. (There is an
Alpenwood sign at the corner.) Proceed about 300 meters
up a small hill, and turn right again into our driveway.
Your hosts: Elaine & Will Voth
Box 146, Pincher Creek, AB T0K 1W0 Canada