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Fourth of Nature


Our annual Fourth of July Weekend Gathering | FOURTH OF NATURE

A gathering invoking the elements and deepening our connection to land and community.

Programming includes morning yoga, an arts and performance showcase, a hot tub wellness afternoon, mud ritual, heart space, Creek Tea Kiki, a gorgeous pond party, and skill shares and activities including spinning poi, tracking wildlife, and an option to sleep out under the stars.

Groundswell offers cabins with single and double occupancy beds with capacity for up to 50 people + ample camping spots for those who prefer sleeping outdoors. 

Participants will have full access to campgrounds, a pond and creekside beach, a commercial size hot tub, as well as delicious and well balanced meals all included as part of their registration fees. 

Registration Fees: We have tiered ticketing available to meet people where they’re at financially. Our Standard Gathering Rate is $300. Reduced Rate is $200. If you have more and are able, our Contributor Rate is $400.

Scholarship Fund: We understand that hardships arise and we work really hard to make it so that economics are not a barrier to joining us. If you are in need of scholarship funding, email and someone will get back to you shortly with a questionnaire. If you are able to contribute to our scholarship fund and help others get to the land, you can contribute below.

***It's super important that you register for events before arriving at Groundswell. We NEED to know that you're showing up so that we can appropriately plan for food and lodging needs. We have register now, pay later options available.***

We have a carpool ride share board available to coordinate rides with other gathering participants. You can sign up here:

Any additional questions, you can reach out via email at, post to the Facebook event page, or send us a Facebook message.

Join us in connection and co-creation.

Groundswell is a queer, trans, poc, body and sex positive space. ALL are welcome. Consent is not only sexy but necessary. 🌿



Name *
Arrival Date *
Arrival Date
This event starts on Thursday July 4.
Departure Date *
Departure Date
This event ends on Sunday July 7
Our 9 hillside cabins with bunk beds are available to the first 50 people who request them. Limited double bunk-beds available for sharing (let us know who you'll be sharing with). We have ample tent camping space in our redwood grove or in our meadows.
Financial Contribution *
At what level will you be contributing? After you submit this form, you will be prompted to pay your contribution.
If you are paying at check-in, you're all done after you click submit. If you are paying now, you will be prompted to pay after you click submit. If you are a scholarship recipient, please use the link we sent you to pay your contribution, if any.
Fourth of Nature

Please select the rate you are able to pay.

Price Levels:
Pay for Registration
Make an optional contribution to our scholarship fund

Our scholarship fund allows folks who experience economic barriers around gathering expenses to join us on the land.

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