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April 4 – April 7, 2019

Dr. Brené Brown and Shauna Niequist

Discover the path from vulnerability to courage

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Dr. Brené Brown and Shauna Niequist are storytellers. They are thought leaders. Pursuing what it means to live a life of true authenticity and courage, they are unafraid of asking the tough questions of themselves, those in their close circles, and during these few days, guiding us to do the same. Join us on Blackberry Mountain for a journey that invites you to mirror the exploration of an incredible natural environment with the landscape of self-exploration. Through inspiring and thought provoking keynotes and conversations, feel empowered to explore the skills you need to build a daily practice of courage and authenticity that yields a life of deeply rooted joy and connection. Share the journey with other guests through time for thoughtful reflection, curated dining experiences, and a Mountain full of activities to awaken your body, mind and soul!


Don't Miss

  • Connect and learn during two insightful keynotes led by Dr. Brené Brown and Shauna Niequist.
  • Engage in breakout groups to further process and explore what it looks like to build a daily practice.
  • Enhance your experience with optional mountaintop activities including hiking, yoga and journaling, led by the Blackberry Mountain Wellness Experts.

What To Expect?

This multi-day group experience is an invitation to be inspired by great leaders and connect with other guests along the journey. Choose to pursue deep conversation with insightful minds or carve out time for personal reflection. Experience creatively curated meals and optional activities to explore a range of what the Mountain has to offer.

Level of Intensity

This experience is designed so that each guest can choose the level of intensity and activity best suited for them. There will be opportunities for active experiences of hiking, yoga and more, fully supported by the Blackberry Mountain Adventure team. Hikes range from three to five miles, traversing varied mountain terrain. Yoga and other activities are geared to all experience levels. All adventure opportunities are optional.


Dr. Brené Brown

Dr. Brené Brown

Author, Speaker and Thought Leader

Shauna Niequist

Shauna Niequist