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Values of salt City Circus

Everyone is welcome here. We embrace you wholly as an artist and a human while aiming to challenge you creatively and physically. This retreat is a safe and inclusive space for all gender identities, sexual orientations, races, ethnicities, backgrounds, etc.

At Salt City Circus we are focused on creating a community that embraces individuals wholly as artists and humans. We take a holistic approach to aerial training, focusing not only on working hard but also on advancing skills through play, building relationships, cultivating creativity, reconnecting with nature, and taking time to nourish and rest. This is an off the grid, intimate retreat that gives you space to unplug from technology and tap into community building. 

four women smiling and posing in navy blue Salt City Circus onesies in front of the mountains with fluffy clouds in a blue sky
Log cabin and aerial rig with aspen trees in the background and a Pride flag flying on the flag pole
green hammock hanging in a thick grove of aspen trees with white trunks and green leaves
Door opening to a bedroom with four beds, a cable knit rug with a bear on it, and slanted log cabin ceilings
Barn in front of the mountains with doors partially open and a trampoline off to the front right

About The Retreat

Cabin & Circus Barn Highlights

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Remote & Off the Grid

Our secluded mountainside  location nestled in the heart of the Manti-La Sal National Forest outside of Scofield, UT offers a short digital detox, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and fresh mountain air. The property is powered by a combination of a generator and solar power, and supplied by fresh well water. With no cell reception or internet, you will have the chance to fully engage in immersive workshops and activities and create unforgettable memories.

02

Community Minded

The spacious three-story cabin sits on 40 acres and features four shared bunk rooms, two communal gathering areas, two bathrooms, and a large porch with spectacular views. Dedicated to fostering community, the retreat will provide opportunities for people to come together, share stories, play, and support one another's growth. It is the perfect place to immerse yourself in nature and form deep connections with others.

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Fuel & Nourish

Recharge each day with delicious healthy meals and snacks prepared with care by our professional catering team. Nutritious meals are centered around high quality ingredients, including accommodations for vegan, gluten-free, and allergy-sensitive diets. You’ll enjoy fresh mountain well water, a variety of teas, and coffee that you can self-serve throughout the day.

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Training Spaces

Expand your skills during this aerial intensive retreat with multiple daily aerial workshops, free time for jam sessions and creation, and specialized classes to round it all out. The property has an outdoor aerial rig and a large two story circus barn with 8 aerial points ranging from 16-28ft. The barn is filled with natural light and has a dedicated area for warm up, body care, and ground movement.

Tuition

5 day
All Bar Aerial Retreat

Queen/Full Bed

Twin Bed

$2,359

$2,259

6 day
Multidisciplinary Aerial Retreat

Queen/Full Bed

Twin Bed

$2,659

$2,559

Tuition covers:

  • 5 or 6 day stay at the retreat cabin

    • Shared bunk room (price based on bed size)

  • All meals, snacks, & self serve coffees, teas, & fresh well water.

  • Your choice of multiple daily workshops 

  • Mobility & flexibility workshops

  • Open jam sessions

  • Guided professional photo shoot 

  • Circus movie night

  • Game night

  • Group hikes/adventures

  • Airport shuttle to and from the retreat at designated times

Your spot is secured after the registration form is returned and deposit is received. The deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable.

50% of tuition will be due within 30 days of your registration (deposit counts towards this 50%). Full payment of tuition is due no later than two months before retreat begins. If this presents a serious hardship for you, please contact us about a payment plan.

Coaches & Staff

Salt City Circus is proud to have a team of passionate and knowledgeable coaches who are committed to helping students achieve their goals. With years of experience in various circus and movement arts, our team has the expertise to guide you through every step of  your journey. Our staff care about your experience and work hard to meet your needs during the retreat. 

“Happiness, not in another place, but this place not for another hour, but for this hour”

Walt Whitman

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