Come enjoy a great weekend of fibre festivities with the company of men at the Men’s Knitting Retreat North. Hosted at a Pioneeer Log Cabin in the woods near Stirling Ontario, there will be plenty of fibre-related workshops and local outings. When:
Thursday, August 9, 2018 – Sunday, August 12, 2018Venue:
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.
Several Off-site B&B’s in the town of Stirling are an option or a local hotel in the City of Belleville, a short 15 minutes away.
Registration is $250 CDN – 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.
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Directions: Google Maps Link
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, Canada195 km
: Toronto, Canada (YTZ / CYTZ) Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport198 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 www.greyhound.ca
Ontario Coachway: Air Port Shuttle http://www.ontariocoachway.com/
Red Top Taxi: 519-827-1700
Canadian Cab: 519-824-3110
Via Rail: www.viarail.com