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2020 Men’s Knitting Retreat North Registration

Come join us for an extended weekend of fibre festivities with the company of men at the 2020 Men’s Knitting Retreat North. Hosted at a Pioneer Log Cabin in the woods near Stirling Ontario, there will be plenty of fibre-related workshops and local outings. 

When:  Thursday, July 30, 2020 – Sunday, August 2, 2020
Venue:  Pioneer Log Cabin on 17 Acres near Stirling, Ontario

On-site accommodations will be tenting on the Cabin grounds with outdoor shower and salt-water pool. All meals indoors with food preparation and service being shared by the participants.

Registration is $375 CDN for a room in the Cabin (limited numbers) and $200 CDN for tenting/camping – Registration fee includes all meals from Thursday evening through Sunday lunch and all group activities & workshops during the retreat. Also included are ample camping spaces for your tent & camping equipment.

If you have questions please contact me here.
Travel Recommendations:

Directions: Google Maps Link

By Bus: Greyhound buses offer service from Toronto to downtown Belleville. 2 Hours

By Train: Belleville also connects with Via Rail from Montreal and Toronto.

3 1/2 hours from Montreal
2 hours from Toronto
3 hours from Ottawa

By Car: For those traveling by car from the United States, the retreat centre is 3 hours from Syracuse NY and 80 minutes from the American border at the 1000 Island Bridge.

For those flying:
International airports near Stirling, Canada
195 km: Toronto, Canada (YTZ / CYTZ) Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport
198 km: Toronto, Canada (YYZ / CYYZ) Toronto Pearson International Airport
350 km: Montreal, Canada (YUL) Pierre-Elliott Trudeau Airport

Domestic airports near Stirling, Canada
92 km: Kingston, Canada (YGK / CYGK) Kingston/Norman Rogers Airport
193 km: Toronto, Canada (YTZ / CYTZ) Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport
198 km: Watertown, NY (ART / KART) Watertown International Airport
198 km: Toronto, Canada (YYZ / CYYZ) Toronto Pearson International Airport
208 km: Ogdensburg, NY (OGS / KOGS) Ogdensburg International Airport

Rides can easily be made available for anyone arriving in downtown Belleville. Those arriving at Bill Bishop or Pearson International Airport should tentatively plan to use Ontario Coachway or another shuttle service, but the coordinators will attempt to arrange rides depending on number of passengers and their arrival times. Ride logistics will be arranged closer to the event.

Greyhound:  From Toronto to Belleville
Ontario Coachway: Air Port Shuttle
Red Top Taxi: 519-827-1700
Canadian Cab: 519-824-3110
Via Rail:




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