Wilderness Contemplative Hike

  • Join us for our Wilderness Contemplative Hike February 23, 2019


Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm


Meet at UA Campus Recreation
1400 E. 6th St Tucson, AZ 85721
United States

Discover nature, rediscover yourself.

Explore the stunning beauty of the Sonoran Desert through the lens of mindfulness and joyful play. This facilitated hike will include opportunities to move your body, open your heart and calm your mind as you explore and play in pairs and groups in facilitated activities to deepen your relationship with the natural world.Come and renew with us in the Tucson Mountains

Who Can Attend?
Everyone is welcomed. Minimum age 18. You should be comfortable to hike on uneven terrain and with a full day's outing.

What About More Details about Gear, etc?

Get all the details from Campus Rec at the registration link below 

This event is being offered in partnership with UA Outdoor Recreation Register HERE.
Cost: $20 (no one will be turned away for lack of funds)

About the facilitators:


  Gregg Garfin is an Associate Professor in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment.
  He has practiced mindful meditation since 1986, and is versed in Jewish Renewal practice and prayer.



 Leslie Langbert is the Executive Director of the Center for Compassion Studies. She has been deepening her   relationship with the Sonoran Desert for the last decade, and regularly shares mindfulness and compassion   based practices with students and in the community.






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