Our Retreats

The Skate Retreat connects like minded women through skateboarding, weaving mindfulness and nature connection into everything we do.

Skate, learn and relax. That’s the aim for our forest retreats. We have put together a few different getaways that we hope will suit everyone – however you like to spend your time! Learn to skate with our beginners crash course, Level up with our skills coaching, relax and recharge with our nature connection retreat – Skate Wild, or join the party with our budget friendly Great Gathering!

Our retreats offer a pampering escape for rushed city skaters. Set in a beautiful private forest surrounded by 42 acres of lush mixed woodlands, it’s the perfect place to relax.

Choose from 4 different two night glamping retreats in the forest

Our retreats at a glance…

Learn to Skate

Level: Beginners / Basic Skills

Ideal for newbies, this crash course comes in two parts – a combo of daily lessons from professional tutors, confidence coaching, and skateboarding 411 workshops that show you how to care and maintain your skateboard. We’ll also give you general advice like skate etiquette for skating at parks and in public. We’ll teach you all you need to know to get rolling, and feel confident doing so!

Level Up

Level: Skilled / Advanced

For the seasoned skaters amongst you looking to learn some new tricks from professional coaches in THE most idyllic setting – or just a fun few days away! Come with friends or go it alone and make a bunch of new ones whilst you’re here – we promise you’ll love the woodland skate haven we’ve created!

Skate Wild

Level: All abilities

The ultimate nature connection escape. Ground yourself for a couple of hours practicing the Japanese art of Shinrin Yoku – or Forest Bathing, whilst foraging for local wild plants. Learn how to harness their restorative, healing powers and turn them into balms, tonics or teas in our herbal workshops. End the day with a massage or facial or 1:1 physiotherapy session in our unique treatment cabin!

Great Gathering

Level: All abilities

Twice the skaters, twice the party! You are all invited to bring your own tent (and beers!) to spend 2 nights camping in our beautiful woodland, skating our two bespoke mini ramps under the leafy green canopy of the forest. Our most budget friendly retreat!

“I always leave feeling a massive confidence boost and like i’ve levelled up my skating, as well as just having so much fun. The mini ramps are perfect for learning!”

— Amina

“I headed to The Skate Retreat alone, but it felt like I spent the whole time skating with old friends! The atmosphere was so relaxed and friendly, any nerves I had before visiting were forgotten in an instant.”

— Kimber

“Skateboarding, yoga, nature and personal development combine for a relaxing and nurturing experience”

Glorious Sport