With spectacular sunrises, sunsets, starlit nights, warm breezy days, and an ever-changing, crystal-clear river, the exclusive experience of a meditation retreat on Whiskey Island will leave you feeling refreshed and awakened with the spirit embedded there.
Practicing meditation at Whiskey Island will weave silence and stillness into our mind and body to create a life of greater compassion and fulfillment. Meditation on Whiskey Island is a journey to the center of our very being; a journey to emotional freedom; and a journey to the reawakening of our unconditional self.
Whiskey Island, 1000 Islands, New York
Whiskey Island is a private island located at the southwestern end of the Thousand Islands, at the head of Grindstone Island. The island is rich in history and captures a mystical ambiance of the past. As one of the oldest island cottages in the 1000 Islands, Whiskey Island is the perfect for rediscovering the body's own inner intelligence.
The 3-acre island is home to a gorgeous lodge, built circa-1875. This grand lodge has eight bedrooms, four bathrooms, a commercial kitchen, a family room, a library and five porches-three of which are screened. A 2-bedroom guest cottage, boathouse and skiff house complete the Islands structures. Whiskey Island truly is a place that you have to see to believe! The village of Clayton is just a short boat ride away from Whiskey Island. Clayton, New York is only an easy drive away from may US and Canadian cities: Ottawa is just 1.5 hours by car, Montreal is 2.5 hours and Toronto is 3 hours away. On the US side, Clayton is 1.5 hours away from Syracuse and 2.5 hours from Rochester.