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The Poconos & Ricketts Glen, Pennsylvania // July 17-20 2018

Locations:

Jim Thorpe

This historic northeastern town in the heart of the Poconos boasts plenty of outdoor adventure as well as museums, shopping and dining. It is also the location of the meet & greet that the instructors will be hosting at their chalet on arrival day. 

Ricketts Glen State Park 

The majestic falls trail system showcases 22 named waterfalls along a rugged mountainside. We will hike to multiple waterfalls with shoots and instruction by Twyla, Atticus and Henry!  

We will also relax in the scenery with a picnic style lunch near the waterfalls. 

The Pococnos

The Pocono Mountains are home to rolling hills, thriving woodlands, forested peaks, breathtakingly beautiful waterfalls, and miles of winding rivers.

We will utilize some of the most beautiful landscapes the Poconos have to offer for another full day of exploring and shooting.

Investment:

$1300

*Payments may be made in full or with a 50% deposit to secure your spot. Tickets go on sale Saturday March 17th at 12pm EST.

What's included?

  • 2+ full days of adventure
  • 5 on location shoots led by our educators
  • Additional instruction on booking adventurous sessions, brand partnerships, social media growth, and editing
  • Take-home materials 
  • A pretty rad swag bag with useful items from our hosts and sponsors

Experience:

Beginner – Advanced

Both beginners and seasoned photographers will benefit from this adventure workshop. All will be challenged.

Endurance:

Moderate – Strenuous 

Some locations require hiking on uneven surfaces. The falls trail system can be steep in areas with wet surfaces. Proper hiking boots/shoes are required. Sandals are prohibited. We will hike no more than approximately 3 miles per day. 

Group Size:

We are partial to small workshops. Keeping our group small allows for more individual instruction. We feel this benefits all of our adventurers. There are a limited number of 12 seats available for purchase. 

Travel:

There are two airports within close proximity of Jim Thorpe, Pa. 

  • Lehigh Valley International Airport (approximately 47 minutes)
  • Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (approximately 56 minutes)

Lodging:

We will create a fb group in which all attendees can connect and make plans for car pooling and lodging together. For your consideration, here are a few fabulous places to room together or alone! Whichever route you decide to take, we recommend the Jim Thorpe area for proximity to the instructors chalet, and a centralized location to our adventure destinations.

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Airbnb 6

The Inn at Jim Thorpe

Disclosures:

Final Payments are due by 6/1

If you’ve elected to reserve your spot with a 50% deposit, the remaining 50% is due no later than 6/1. Failure to pay your remaining balance will result in forfeiture of your deposit as well as your spot. 

Return Policy (attendee cancellation)

Due to the nature of workshops, and very limited number of spots available, we are unable to honor any refund requests. If you must cancel your trip, you may sell your spot to someone else. Seats are transferable. Please notify us if you sell your seat. 

Return Policy (workshop cancellation)

In the unlikely event that we must cancel a workshop, you will be refunded in full. 

*Please note that we cannot be held liable for any fees you might incur for airfare or lodging cancellations. Please be sure to purchase travel insurance if you are flying to attend one of our workshops.

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