Stone cairn on the labyrinth at The Lodge at Woodloch

Thanksgiving Celebration

While we shouldn’t need a national holiday to remember all that we are thankful for…it is nice to intentionally set aside time to count our many blessings.  The Lodge at Woodloch has pooled together our resources to help share our appreciation for the nature that surrounds us, the food that nourishes, our bodies that strengthen us and our minds that guide us.  Join us during the week of Thanksgiving to rejoice in graciousness.
Thursday, November 28th
Grateful Family Pebble Art*
8:00am
Using river bed pebbles, dried flowers, sticks and other natural items, create an artistic representation of your own family on a canvas. Celebrate your thankfulness while getting in touch with the artist within you.  Cost is $10 per person.

Thankful Meditation
8:30am
Learn the basics and value of paying attention on purpose.

Hike Before the Feast*
9:00am
Explore Shuman Point Natural Area on a 3 mile loop hike along the shores of Lake Wallenpaupack. Shuman Point’s trails meander through the forest and visit the lakeshore at several points, offering hikers a chance to observe beautiful lake views. The route follows mostly rolling terrain with only a few incline sections. Travel Time: 45 min., Hiking Time: 2 hrs

Gratitude Walk*
9:30am
Join us on a leisurely stroll through the ever-changing grounds of The Lodge at Woodloch. Use this opportunity to be thankful of the natural beauty all around us.

Wobble to Gobble Dance Fit
11:00am
Can’t Stop This Feeling? Just Dance, Dance, Dance.

Cork Tray Trivet*
2:00pm
With an abundance of wine corks over the holiday season, why not make a memorable tray of the corks that were popped!  Using inks directly on the corks, you will create a one of a kind design. Cost is $10 per person. 

From Feast to Beast: The Zone
3:00pm
An instructor guides you through an intense interval workout on our Precor cardio machines, along with strength-training segments. Sneakers are required. **This class offers guests a chance to wear the NEW “MYZONE” Heart Rate Monitoring System.

Cooking Demonstration*
3:00pm
This special Thanksgiving edition of our celebrated cooking demonstration will feature Everything Bagel-Crusted Delicata Squash with Tree Juice Maple Yogurt. 

Dinner in TREE Restaurant
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Featuring Sous Vide Free-Range Turkey Breast from Local Partner, Quails-R-Us

Evening of Reflection
8:00pm
Settle in to reflect on all you have to be thankful for – complimentary gratitude journals will be provided, as well as delicious seasonal desserts and warm mulled wine and cider to enjoy. 

*Please sign-up for these activities with our Spa Concierge.