**Thursday Arrival Option with Elephant Sanctuary Tour -During this retreat, there is an option to arrive on Thursday, November 8 after 1 pm to enjoy the lodge property and to have meditation/relaxing time before the retreat begins. Rebecca or Lauren will lead yoga stretch (optional) in the afternoon, and we will have a circle share after dinner. Dinner is included in the price option for Thursday arrival. On Friday morning we will be taking a tour of the Endangered Ark Foundation www.endangeredarkfoundation.org The Endangered Ark, located in Hugo Oklahoma (13 miles from the Lodge) is the second largest home to Asian elephants in the US. Our tour will begin at 10 am on Friday morning. The cost of the tour ($40 + $10 for hand feeding) is included in the price option for Thursday arrival. The tour is also optional, and the price will be deducted from Thursday option arrival if you decline. We will find lunch in Hugo after the tour, and the cost is on your own. Add $175 for Thursday arrival.