Book now and get 15% off listed prices. Offer valid until Jul 31, 2020.
  • Single w/ensuite Oceanfront – CAD $2,027.00
  • Single w/ensuite – CAD $1,907.00
  • Single w/shared bathroom – CAD $1,647.00
  • Couple w/ensuite Oceanfront – CAD $3,198.00
  • Couple w/ensuite – CAD $2,958.00
  • Couple w/shared bathroom – CAD $2,718.00
  • Twin w/ensuite oceanfront – CAD $1,599.00
  • Twin w/ensuite – CAD $1,479.00
  • Twin w/shared bathroom – CAD $1,359.00
  • Three-share w/shared bathroom – CAD $1,235.00
  • Women only Dorm - Lower Bunk – CAD $1,127.00
  • Women only Dorm - Upper Bunk – CAD $1,127.00
  • Mixed Dorm - Lower Bunk – CAD $1,127.00
  • Mixed Dorm - Upper Bunk – CAD $1,127.00
  • Commuter – CAD $977.00

Date & Time Details:
Starts with dinner on October 9
Ends with lunch on October 13

Location: Cortes Island

Tiered Tuition: $495 | $595 | $695

Package Price: $1,027 - $2,127 / 4 nights. Includes tuition, room, all meals, and Hollyhock activities (depends on accommodation choice). Taxes and fees are additional. A $395 deposit is required at registration, with the balance due on your departure day.

Scholarships: Full and partial scholarships are available based on financial need. We prioritize Indigenous people, people of colour, people who identify as LGBTQ2IA+, youth, elders, and those who can articulate how their Hollyhock experience will support positive impact in their life and communities. A $195 refundable deposit is required, please apply within your registration form.

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Deep Ecology Camp

With Wade Davis, PhD, Nora Bateson and Rex Weyler

October 9 - 13, 2020

As humans – as individuals, communities, societies – we do not stand apart from Earth’s enduring ecology. To address our global challenges, we must start with our roots as creatures of this Earth.

Explore how human society might discover this genuinely ecological frame – belonging with the Earth, living with all beings, accepting our animal nature, and existing inside a living process.


Wade Davis, PhD
Wade Davis, PhD, is an Explorer-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society. Named by the NGS as one of the Explorers for the Millennium, he has been described as “a rare combination of scientist, scholar, poet and passionate defender of all of life’s diversity.” An ethnographer, writer, photographer and filmmaker, Wade Davis holds degrees in anthropology and biology and received his Ph.D. in ethnobotany, all from Harvard University. Mostly through the Harvard Botanical Museum, he spent over three years in the Amazon and Andes as a plant explorer, living among fifteen indigenous groups in eight Latin American nations while making some 6000…
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Nora Bateson
Nora Bateson is an award-winning filmmaker, writer and educator, as well as President of the International Bateson Institute, based in Sweden. Her work asks the question, “How we can improve our perception of the complexity we live within, so we may improve our interaction with the world?” An international lecturer, researcher and writer, Nora wrote, directed and produced the award-winning documentary, An Ecology of Mind, a portrait of her father, Gregory Bateson. Her work brings the fields of biology, cognition, art, anthropology, psychology, and information technology together into a study of the patterns in ecology of living systems. As an educator…
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Rex Weyler
Rex Weyler is a writer and ecologist and a co-founder of Hollyhock. His books include Blood of the Land, a history of indigenous American nations, nominated for a Pulitzer Prize; Greenpeace: The Inside Story, a finalist for the BC Book Award and the Shaughnessy-Cohen Award for Political Writing; and The Jesus Sayings, a deconstruction of first century history, a finalist for the BC Book Award. In the 1970s, Weyler was a cofounder of Greenpeace International and editor of the Greenpeace Chronicles. He served on campaigns to preserve rivers and forests, and to stop whaling, sealing, and toxic dumping. He currently…
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