It’s hard to find a concise meaning for Forest Bathing. In Japan, it’s called Shirin-Yoku and the term captures both the activity and the feeling. in Echo Valley, the term does not matter as much as the feeling it evokes. Being at peace and feeling grounded are some of the words that have been used to describe it, and we invite you to explore your own connection.
Forest Bathing in Echo Valley is an immersive, solitary, and unique experience in the boreal forest surrounding the ranch. It’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey. You won’t be covering much ground, but instead, you may feel grounded to the forest. Connect with the sounds and sights of the forest through stillness and touch.