Wildman Gathering

Wildman: Guardian of the Otherworld

August 14-16, 2020


7th Annual Wildman Gathering

Heed the call.

Dive deep.

Remember the Wildman.

Located near Asheville, NC

 Weekend of Elemental Initiations for Men:

Earth, Air, Fire & Water


In 2020, we are celebrating the seventh annual Wildman retreat.  Here is an invitation to all men who wish to co-create your destiny in alignment with your soul’s true nature, or as the Buddhists refer to it as one’s dharma.  When our lives are filled with passion and aliveness, when our cups are overflowing, and we hold a deep resonant stillness within, then and only then have we embraced the Wildman – the healthy, sacred, timeless masculine living in harmony with all their relations, including the Earth.  A thriving relationship with the Wildman allows us to make life decisions that are drawn from the deep well of our timeless souls.  Our Wildman is alive and we have access to all of the collective memories and dreaming.  The Wildman feeds our hunger and longing for something more.

“I seek a full expression of the Wildman uninhibited…to play, pray , and go deep with a bunch of truly uninhibited wildmen, yet embrace it in a way for others who hunger to touch that place.”        ~ James Mayfield-Smith

This is not a process oriented workshop.  Wildman retreats are completely experiential.

You will go within.  You will go deep.  You will dance.

You will bellow and scream, and also sit in deep stillness and silence.

You will walk across fire.

You will walk away a new man.

Facilitator Team:

Rafting Trip or Caving Trip in 2020

Look for information and cost forthcoming pertaining to a post weekend raft trip in the Southern Appalachian Mountains (class 3-4) or caving trip with your Wildman brothers on Monday the 17th of August.  The additional cost for this will be $95.00.


$390.00 – Night Owl – Before January 21, 2020

$490.00 Early Bird – Before March 21, 202o

$590.00 – Regular Price


Registration price is $590.00. An option to pay a $100 deposit to reserve your spot is available with the remainder due by July 21, 2019.  Camping on site is included in the price of registration. The meal plan is part of the cost of the weekend. You may bring your own food and still eat with everyone else if you like, but you will not have access to kitchen facilities (plan to bring your own). Omnivore and vegetarian options will both be available as part of the meal plan. Cancellation refund policy is return of payment less a $75 service fee through July 21st, 2019, or you may carry the full credit for up to one year.  After July 21st, we will be unable to refund any cancellations.

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