Camino Cleanup Program & Retreat: May 5 – 14, 2023

Greetings, dear friends and Camino enthusiasts. I hope all is well.

I am excited to share an opportunity to give back to the Camino and walk with hospitalera and best-selling author Karin Kiser. Join her for a unique program May 5-14, 2023 to walk 70 miles of the Camino Francés and clean up between Astorga and O’Cebreiro. This exclusive program and retreat is limited to 8 adventurers. Below is an overview. 

Together with a select group of adventurers, you will…

  • Collect trash along a section of the Camino francés
  • Enjoy daily exercise
  • Experience the benefits of a digital detox
  • Upgrade your body and your mind
  • Make an impact on the planet and on fellow pilgrims

Before the trip

  • Get details on how to physically train for trash pickup
  • Learn what gear to bring and where to get it
  • Prepare mentally, emotionally and spiritually for the experience of a lifetime

While in Spain

  • Walk 70 miles from Astorga to O’Cebreiro
  • Care for the planet by picking up waste along the route
  • Take care of yourself with massage, scalar wave therapies and a digital detox


  • Emails and downloads at home to prepare your body and mind
  • Detailed packing list
  • Lodging in Spain
  • One group dinner
  • Two bodywork sessions
  • Ground transportation to Ponferrada at the end of the trip

Not included

  • Airfare to and from Spain
  • Transportation within Spain to the starting point in Astorga and from the ending point in Ponferrada.
  • Meals and snacks

Registration deadline: March 31, 2023 Program price, including 9 days in Spain: US $895
Program begins: April 17, 2023 Payment schedule: $395 to register; $500 by March 31, 2023
Trip to Spain: May 5-14, 2023

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