Upcoming Trips

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Make . Walk . Explore
The Fall Abbotsford Retreat

August 27 - September 3, 2021

A six day retreat in the lovely Borders of Scotland, at the home of Sir Walter Scott. We’ll enjoy creative workshops and afternoon wanders in the countryside
(4-6 miles). Easy to add time in Edinburgh on either side of the retreat.
Trip Cost: Shared $2650 ⎜Single (Private) $3100
Trip Activity Level: Walking, Retreating
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Wool & Whisky

September 4 - 16, 2021

Our signature tour! Each fall we share our favorite things about Scotland with you ⏤ its enchanting landscape, rich history, wonderful flavors, and (of course) a sampling of wool producers, artisans and designers.  A wee dram or two might be appropriate while knitting in the local pubs. Includes time on the Isle of Skye, north to Inverness and Loch Ness, through the Scottish Highlands and in Edinburgh.
Trip Cost: Shared $3600 ⎜Single (Private) $5050
Trip Activity Level: Touring
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A Fiber Adventure in Copenhagen & the Faroe Islands

September 24 - October 3, 2021

Nine days in the north Atlantic's brilliant environments ⏤ from hip, urban Copenhagen to the windswept shores of the Faroes.  We'll explore them both, getting in time with local knitters, hands-on workshops in traditional techniques, adventurous wanders and stash-enhancing opportunities at Strikkefest, Copenhagen's Knitwork Festival.
Trip Cost: Shared $4250 ⎜Single (Private) $5000
Trip Activity Level: Touring
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Iceland, off the beaten path

October 5 - 15, 2021

Our adventure starts at the tip-top of Iceland, with whale watching and a visit to spectacular volcanic lake, Myvatn. Next we travel around the east coast of the country. Authentic food, rugged landscape and coastal views will be ours. The trip southward then breaks for a mini-retreat inside Vatnajökull National Park. And once in the south, we'll visit Iceland's famous black beach at Vik and get to know the fiber community on the Woolen Circle. Might we catch a view of the Northern Lights??? We'll certainly be on the lookout! Our trip concludes in Reykjavik. Easy to add on a day or two for exploring the city.
Trip Cost: Shared (Flexible/Communal) $4200 ⎜Shared (Double) $4600 ⎜Single (Private) $5000
Trip Activity Level: Touring
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A wool Lover's Visit to New Mexico

November 1 - 9, 2021

We are excited to host you fiber enthusiasts in the Land of Enchantment (New Mexico). This part of the United States has history, people and a landscape unlike any other. Come for a week of amazing food and sunny skies. Get to know our mosaic of cultures. And, of course, we'll spend time with local wool/fiber animals /artisans. This tour is focused on Northern New Mexico, and includes two nights in Albuquerque, the remainder in Santa Fe, the City Different.
Trip Cost: Shared $2200 ⎜Single (Private) $2800
Trip Activity Level: Touring
Woolen Wales

April 22 - May 1, 2022

Wales is a gem of a destination, especially for fiber enthusiasts. We’ll be there during the region’s preeminent fiber festival, Wonderwool Wales, which showcases a variety of fiber materials, methods and makers. Join us as we explore this wool event plus travel through sheep-dotted hills, wild moorland, rugged coastline, glimpse hidden waterfalls and enjoy stellar hospitality.
Trip Activity Level: Touring
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A Knitter's Tour of British Breeds

May 3 - 13, 2022

There’s no place like England for getting to know wool. Long and lustrous, downy and soft, springy, coarse, fine and feltable ⏤ we’ll explore all its potential by getting to know the sheep that bring us such a diverse range of fiber. Our tour of The West Country (Devon, Cornwall & the Cotswolds) will introduce you to the people, places and sheep that keep British wool among the world's very best.
Trip Activity Level: Touring
If you would like to be notified when this tour is open for registration, please click below to be added to our early contact list.
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