IrieTreat 2024

With expansive views of Slocan Lake and the Valhalla mountain range, New Denver Lodge’s pristine location sets the scene for Nurturing the Source in beautiful British Columbia, Canada. Unceded Autonomous Sinixt Lands.

IrieTreat 2024

IrieTreat: Nurture the Source™

Celebrate your senses, encourage self-awareness and cultivate joy at the 2nd annual IrieTreat: Nurture the Source, a discovery retreat April 18-22, 2024, hosted and curated by Irene Rutherford. 

Treat yourself to 4 nights accommodation at the gorgeous New Denver Lodge, located in the stunning Slocan Valley, BC, traditional home of the autonomous Sinixt.
Dine on delectable Sri Lankan dinners, fresh lunches, and breakfasts featuring Grace's delights to start your days off right in the tropical feeling poolside dining room.   

With expansive views of Slocan Lake and the Valhalla Mountain range, New Denver Lodge’s pristine location and warm atmosphere set the scene for Nurturing the Source in beautiful British Columbia, Canada.


Join Irene Rutherford, Clinical Aromatherapist and Healing Arts Practitioner, in this idyllic paradise as she holds nurturing space while sharing insights and tools for taking deep care of ourselves. This year Irene welcomes Haley Blackspruce, Herbalist, and Shandrea O'Brien, Jikiden Reiki practitioner, to co-facilitate and share their expertise in the realms of plants and healing. 

This is an exclusive opportunity to spend more time with 3 gifted ladies and learn about what keeps them inspired, nurtured, centered and thriving. 


New Denver Lodge

Rooms feature luxury bedding, WIFI, smart TVs and more. King, Queen and Double rooms include private bathrooms. Guests enjoy comfort and style, an indoor swimming pool with floor to ceiling windows and indulgent views. The lodge's expansive outdoor deck boasts a large hot tub, a fire table and multiple areas for relaxing and soaking in the spectacular lakeview setting.





Wake to the beauty of the land, healing in itself.
Break your fast with a fresh food buffet, drink cacao, chai or coffee while gazing at the scenery through floor to ceiling windows or in the comfort of your own room.
Buffet breakfast featuring Grace's delicious eats and drinks. 

Join curated activation sessions designed to amplify life force while exploring energy fields, aromatherapy, visualization, art exploration, herbal tinctures, and self growth mapping. Learn techniques that decrease stress, encourage self-awareness and cultivate joy, with each facilitator taking turns to guide you through these rising sessions. 

Participation in the rising sessions is not mandatory... this is your time to do what best serves you!




Afternoons are yours to relax by the pool, enjoy the infrared sauna, or explore the spectacular Slocan Valley. 
Buffet lunch of fresh and light fare made by Kumi is enjoyed at your leisure. 

Book a massage with Irene (sold out), Reiki with Shandrea, or Herbal Consultation with Haley, limited spots available.
These offerings are paid for at time of service, not included in the retreat package. 

Soak in nearby mineral hot springs: Nakusp and Halcyon are about an hour’s drive away. 

Have an early season paddle on Slocan Lake.
Hike and bike the forest and lake trails. 

Or have a nap!




We dine together at the pool-side long table on delectable Sri Lankan cuisine, freshly prepared by Chef Kumi. She has the best energy, and her food reflects that. Vibrant nourishment deeply felt while the sunsets behind Frog Mountain. 

Bring summery clothes...if it’s sunny, the aquatic dining room gets delightfully warm.
Feels like the tropics, in the Kootenays, in April!


After Dinner

Stargaze while soaking in the hot tub or by the outdoor fire. 
Unwind in the infra red sauna, have a swim, laugh into the night. 

The “Great Room” invites you to nestle in by the wood-burning fireplace, play billiards or the piano, and cultivate new friendships. 

Irene will be story telling "The Red Bead Woman", a tale of finding your voice at the edge of the edge. 

Dance like nobody is watching on Saturday night, when mythical costumes are encouraged! 

Augment Your Experience

Really treat yourself...

Book a massage during your IrieTreat, available for $130 plus tax pp. As limited appointments are available during afternoons, secure yours early. (sold out)

Schedule a Reiki session with gifted Shandrea, newest employee of Irie Source. 

Have a one-to-one consultation with Haley, of Amanita Herbs, exploring her tinctures and how to incorporate them into your life to extend the effects of a transformative retreat. 

Secure Your Place in Paradise

This discovery wellness retreat is available starting at $999 per person for four nights accommodation, daily rising sessions, and all meals and non-alcoholic beverages included. 
Bring your own libations.

Deduct $500 if travelling solo.
Early Bird Pricing Pricing After Jan 19

One King bed, private bath

$2333 $2444
One Queen bed, private bath

$2222 $2333

One double bed, private bath

$2111 $2222
Sharing is caring:
Two twin beds, 3 baths shared with other twin room
$1999 $2111

Spaces are limited. Secure yours with a $222 deposit (and the balance due by March 30).

Phone (250) 427-8007 or inquire today to secure your place in paradise.

 *Prices are plus GST and based on double occupancy (2 people sharing a room). Bring your partner or friend; and if you are travelling solo, deduct $500.