Surrounding Area

The ashram is located on 350 acres in one of the most spectacular spots in Canada, the small town of Val Morin in the Laurentian Mountains. Just 90 miles north of Montreal, it is easily accessible by car and bus. Originally a farming community formed in the mid 1800′s,the modern residents of Val-Morin turned to the development of Alpine ski resorts and outdoor activiites like hiking and camping in the beautiful nature setting. The ashram has become a choice destination for many area residents, as well as travelers from all over the world.

Nearby is the unique village of Val-David that attracts thousands of tourists each year. Val David is famous for its artistic character as well as for being a centre of outdoor recreational activities including rock climbing, biking, cross country skiing and snowshoe trails.