Sara Fancy and Nicio are the hosts, facilitators and guides during your retreat.

Sara is the owner and director of SHR. Sara facilitates the therapeutic and educational horse sessions. 

Sara's foundation in the healing arts includes polarity therapy (R.P.P.) cranial sacral therapy, family constellations, reiki, and astrology.

Sara and her team of six horses, provide a safe place to support guests in gaining clarity and healing around whatever needs attention.

Sara teaches how to engage horses energetically without the use of ropes or props. Guests will learn how to communicate with horses by understanding their body language.

There is no riding in this retreat, all interactions with the herd  take place on the ground inside the horse corral.

 Sara with Ruby.

Sara with Ruby.

Nicio is an elder and teacher of sacred traditions.

For thirty years, Nicio served as a fireman. He is a certified aborist and is well versed in the native plants and trees which grow in this area.

In the retreat Nicio shows how to pick sage in a respectful way and how to bundle and burn sage for ceremonial purposes.

Nicio teaches how to make prayer ties. Making prayer ties is available to anyone from any religous background.

 Nicio, elder and teacher of sacred native traditions.

Nicio, elder and teacher of sacred native traditions.