FIVE ELEMENTS LODGE
The Trailhead Annex
ABOUT FIVE ELEMENTS
EARTH WIND WATER FIRE
FIVE ELEMENTS LODGE IS ON 10 ACRES OF WOODLAND TRAILS ON
SALT SPRING ISLAND, IN THE BRITISH COLUMBIA GULF ISLANDS.
OUR HAND CRAFTED LODGE COMBINES FOUR EARTHLY ELEMENTS WITH THE
SHARED OWNERS MICHAEL & DANA COUPLAND,
A PSYCHOLOGIST AND NURSE AND THEIR EXTENDED FAMILY ARE
FOUNDERS OF THE COPE with PAIN PROGRAM (www.cope-with-pain.com)
AND THE SOMA CENTER (raw food cafe, yoga and event center)
AND DRAW THE INSPIRATION FOR THE FIVE ELEMENTS LODGE
ON THEIR 40 YEARS OF YOGIC PRACTICES
SLEEP AMIDST THE STARLIT NIGHT-SKY, DEEP IN THE FOREST, WITH SOUNDLESS AMBIANCE, *except for night songbirds, owls, grazing deer
THE FIVE ELEMENTS CLEANSE INCORPORATES AYURVEDIC PRINCIPLES TO DRAW EXCESS VATA, PITTA AND KAPHA OUT OF THE TISSUES WITH BALANCED EATING, HERBS, TEAS AND ENERGY PRACTICES
FIVE ELEMENTS IS ON 10 ACRES OF HIKING TRAILS AND IS AT THE HEAD OF THE 21 KM CHANNEL RIDGE TRAIL SYSTEM
THE FIVE ELEMENTS STUDIO IS A LIGHT FILLED SPACE FOR YOGA, BODYWORK, ENERGY WORK, POTTERY, PAINTING, PHOTOGRAPHY
ATTEND ONE OF THE FIVE ELEMENTS MONTHLY WORKSHOP WEEKENDS
ELEMENTS OF COPPER AND FIRE ARE BROUGHT TOGETHER TO CREATE RAW, VEGAN AND VEGETARIAN OPTIONS.
JOIN IN THE COOKING WORKSHOPS
THINGS TO DO
ENJOY SALT SPRING WINERIES
Salt Spring boasts renowned organic wineries with tasting rooms
Stretch your muscles with sea kayaking, whale watching, cycling, or trail hiking
ART STUDIO TOURS
Take the self-guided Salt Spring Studio Tour with 34 stops from potters, painters, and jewellers to woodworkers, fibre artists, candle makers, and more.
FARM STAND TOUR
These unmanned stands sell farm-fresh organic produce mainly on the honour system, often accompanied with complimentary refreshments.
SALT SPRING MARKET
a local "make it, bake it, grow it" market with organically grown produce, baked goods and crafts
Every night there are concerts, plays, movie night at the community hall, or music and friends new and old at the pub
“Please sign our guest book”