On the Land Excursions

SYF is excited to present to you this year a plethora of on the land experiences from yoga hikes to sound healings, from botanical tours to energy medicine, from vortex hikes to ceremonies… Our permit with the Red Rock Ranger District of the Coconino National Forest opens up doors to an aspect of what makes Sedona super special – the healers that gather here. There will be a significant number of these experiences available on the schedule at SYF2020 – but we are limited by Forest Service rules so be sure to get your ticket early if you would like to pre-register! They will fill up! We encourage you also to book sessions now!

Requirements & Preparation

Mobility & Fitness Level: All participants must be capable of hiking 2-3 miles on uneven surfaces as well as navigate various gradients of terrain without the assistance of a walking aid or third party. Each participant must maintain a current health level that is conducive to hiking at 4000 + elevation without preexisting health conditions that could jeopardize the safety of self or others.

Land Excursion with Carrie Konyha

Land Excursion with Carrie Konyha

Bio: Carrie Konyha (E-RYT200. YACEP)
Carrie is a life long spiritual seeker who has been the path of a Shamanic Lightworker for more than 35 years. Being a natural born extra-sensory, Carries intuitive nature drew her to exploring the spiritual dimensions of life starting before the age of 10. By 10 she was learning astrology and she started training in meditation at age 14. By age 18 she was working as an intuitive and integrative healing practitioner. Her path led her to Hatha yoga at age 24 which she practiced for 6 years before doing her first yoga teacher training in 2000. Flash forward to 2018-19, Carrie has had a life long career as a shamanic lightworker, psychic reader, spiritual guide, teacher, coach, healer and mentor who teaches yoga as a path to spiritual liberation. She is a certified Yoga instructor with yoga alliance and a certified Yoga Alliance Continuing Education provided. She’s a long time resident of Sedona, AZ where she teaches weekly classes and specialty workshops.

For more info visit: www.soulwisdomwellness.com

Land Excursion with Emily Killeen

Land Excursion with Emily Killeen

Bio: Emily began her yoga journey finding it as another form of “exercise,” but after a short time of this new-found practice she began to experience the many other affects that yoga has on the mind, body and soul. In 2013 Emily received her 200RYT and was eager to spread the love! She’s taught at various studios and outdoor locations such as Sunset Cliffs in San Diego, CA and Lakefront parks in Madison, WI. She believes strongly in the healing power of nature and her favorite place to teach is outside among the elements. She is excited to be teaching locally in Arizona and recently opened Ananda Retreat, a Wellness Retreat/Wedding Venue here with her husband. In addition she facilitates Women’s Transformational retreats in Sedona at Sedona Sacred Rocks, a metaphysical B&B and is grateful for the opportunity to connect with her students on a deeper, more intimate level.

Emily loves to share the many benefits of yoga with her students teaching the physical poses, conscious yogic breathing and spiritual aspects such as loving-kindness meditation, the power of positive thought and manifestation. She gives lots of options and modifications to make the classes accessible to all and almost always her teaching include’s flowing movement linked with breath (vinyasa). Her yoga practices are filled with blissful music as well mindful messages to uplift your day and to carry you through the week feeling lighter, more open, having a more positive outlook on life and feeling really great about yourself!!

She is looking forward to connecting with all of the amazing yogis at the Sedona Yoga Festival and grateful to be part of this flourishing community!


Land Excursion with Kim Sieb

Land Excursion with Kim Sieb

Bio: Kim is a 500 Hr. Yoga Instructor, Energy Worker and Holistic Health Coach helping people empower themselves to heal from within – spiritually, mentally, emotionally, and physically. Kim holds a Bachelor’s degree in Holistic Health and is certified in several modalities in the healing arts. She utilizes current understandings of science and psychology with ancient wisdom and practices of the East such as Traditional Chinese Medicine, Ayurveda, Kundalini, and Yoga. She draws from her background and experience to share tools, guidance, and practices that enhance and improve all areas of life. Her holistic approach incorporates elements of yoga asana, qi gong, pranayama, and guided meditation. Kim works with 5 Element Theory to bring individuals into balance while living in harmony with nature.

In addition to Kim’s training in the healing arts, she also holds a Bachelor’s in Environmental Studies and has worked as a Naturalist Guide and Environmental Educator for more than 15 years.  She is a passionate steward of Sedona and loves sharing her knowledge and the “Spirit of Sedona” with others.

Land Excursion with Kymberley Griffin

Land Excursion with Kymberley Griffin

Bio: Kymberley Griffin –B.Sci LMT RYT.  Kymberley became an Usui and Kundalini Reiki Master Teacher, studied Acupressure, Cranio Sacral therapy, Lymphatic Drainage, Visceral Manipulation, Zero Balancing, Mayan Uterine Massage, Polarity Therapy, Brain Nuclei Therapy, Herbalism, Homeopathy, Essential Oils, and Flower Essences. She owns Sedona Healing Energy and is a teacher of Kundalini yoga. Her passion for Healing was full filled when she found sound healing and began working with tuning forks, Himalayan and crystal bowls. Kymberley began to travel in 2012 to Nantucket MA, Sedona AZ, and Maui HI to share her gifts of healing and wellness. 

Land Excursion with Roxanne Wessel

Land Excursion with Roxanne Wessel

Bio: “Joy to the World and Peace on Earth”, she says~ Roxanne is happy to share her fluffy light in bringing joy to the world. “It’s fun to acknowledge that experiences which create uplift & joy are, indeed, generating Peace On EARTh” She happily incorporates this peaceful easy feelin? into her relaxing, expansive classes.
Land Excursion with  Valerie Sanjali Irons

Land Excursion with Valerie Sanjali Irons

Bio: Valerie Sanjali Irons is an artist, sound alchemist, breathwork practitioner and kirtan wallah practicing in Sedona, AZ since 2014. She founded Sanjali Healing Arts in 2018, bringing all her modalities together. She is immersed in the world of sacred sound and offers private sessions – “Soundwave Journeys” – using her Soundwave Bed™, as well as group sound healing journeys. Additionally, she incorporates sound healing in the Shamanic Breathwork sessions that she facilitates. She released her first kirtan cd, Devarpana “An Offering To the Gods” in November of 2016. She continues to paint and sculpt, as well as teach “Sacred Creativity” workshops. She is dedicated to divine healing through the arts. Inspired by divine love, she is deeply grateful. www.valerieirons.com

Land Excursion with Yolanda Curtis

Land Excursion with Yolanda Curtis

Bio: Meet the yoga shaman! Yolanda has created an expanded joyful container for students to LIGHT UP from their innermost core of the heart! Learn how to play again to find your divine flow of life by connecting to the Infinite within you, the earth, cosmos, plant and animal kingdoms. Healing is always an inside job, Yolanda went through her own healing journey living in Los Angeles for 13 years. She used meditation, prayer, mantra & yoga to transform her body from a carpal tunnel set back as an artist. She tunes into the energy of the class like a medical intuitive giving everyone EXACTLY the tune up their body needs in the moment. Teaching that investing in self love & care by establishing your own yoga practice customized for YOU… breathing/centering techniques, & in-joying a high vibrational diet creates a miracle-magical life. Yolanda holds a powerful self reflective portal open so you can discover the gateway through your own heart for restorative balance & sacred union within.

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2020 Sedona Yoga Festival


March 12-16, 2020


An Ocean of Wisdom 

March 12-16, 2020

On the LAND

March 12 - 16, 2020

Yoga for PTSD Training

March 11 - 15, 2020

Kids Yoga at SYF2020

Classes are daily from 8am - 5pm

March 13-15, 2020

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