Are you looking for a unique Healthy Hiking Spa Vacation with an emphasis on Rejuvenation?
Join us on a Fit-Trip as we Travel the Worlds most Scenic Natural Landscapes!
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"take a slice of paradise, some good heart-pumping hikes, a teaspoon of Yoga and meditation, healthy food and some inspiration . . .
you get the perfect blend of fitness and adventure!"
 

 

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What the Clients say about Kristina & SpaFari

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What the Press says about SpaFari ...

In Style Magazine See article here
GETAWAY What is it? This traveling "adventure spa" allows fitness minded small groups to experience some of the world's most breathtaking hiking trails..... Who goes? Hollywood stars and studio moguls.
Why go? To detox your body and mind, and shed unwanted pounds. Some stressed out city dwellers have been known to give up caffeine, nicotine and alcohol after a week of clean living.. What to bring? A pair of broken in hiking boots, a journal, a day pack and water bottles.....and leave your dancing shoes at home: By 9pm, you'll be dreaming of lights out."

People Magazine See article here
Special Section Celebrity Diet & Fitness Kristina Hurrell travelling Spa Leader Fine Tunes the Famous by building them up and Slimming them down.....


Healing Lifestyles & Spa
"These days more spa goers are looking for a physical challenge to transport themselves out of their normal day to day routines. They want to dare unknown adventures and locals   and then return to a hot tub, relaxing stretch class or body treatment. SpaFari adventures are guaranteed to soothe the spirit while boosting energy and confidence on both land and water."
 
Cooking Light
Enlightened Traveller   Great places for an active getaway where you can scale New Heights   Go SpaFari ! Both beginners and experienced hikers are welcome on all the global SpaFari adventures. In Aspen for example, the trips also include Yoga, horseback riding, biking, whitewater rafting and weight training. The accommodations are mountainside, a luxurious alpine lodge with full service amenities. Deborah Dickens 47, of Bonita Springs Florida, gave herself the trip as a birthday present. "I went to be rejuvenated and completely break from the hustle bustle of life. You can push yourself to the limit, which I did."
 
Heart & Soul
SpaFari is a movable spa focusing on reaching one's full potential  physically, mentally and spiritually  on a backdrop of extraordinary natural beauty. Trips go all over the world to the most beautiful wilderness landscapes, which are chosen for their mountains and breathtaking (literally) hiking trails. You'll return back to your peaceful accommodations each day with a feeling of physical omnipotence.  And the best part? When you get home, you'll be in the best shape you have been in for years!
 
Flying Adventures
Exploring English abbeys and castles your dream? Thrill to the bracing sea air and wildflowers all around   and some of the most spectacular fitness hiking in the universe? Well then. Tie on your most loyal hiking boots and be ready to ramble, even if you bypass Devonshire for another SpaFari adventure   a "Hemingwayesque" fit trip to Kenya, say, or an over the Himalayas rendezvous in Bhutan   this outfit will see you're fit and glowing with fun.
 
Self Magazine                  
TAKE A HIKE                     
"IF you think of a vacation as "active" rest and IF you revel in the sense of accomplishment you feel after doing things you never thought you could, then call SpaFari Adventures."

Spa, Healthy Living, Travel & Renewal
GREAT ADVENTURE. Nature and exercise are part of the authentic spa experience. Challenging to mind, spirit, and body, the appeal and presence of adventure spas are a rising tide. When rigorous outdoor excercise merges with first rate spa services, a spa vacation can be a truly invigorating experience, and Spafari is our choice. SpaFari adventures include trekking in Bhutan and Kenya, or diving in Dominica... with therapists to give massages en route.
 
Consumer Reports TRAVEL LETTER
A trip you can’t afford to miss…
“Our Foliage Favorite Pick is a Southwestern Palette Adventure in Sedona with SpaFari.”                 
 
Alternative Medicine
A VACATION THAT HEALS
“In a world where stress changes our physiology, we need more than just rest and adventure to refresh ourselves. SpaFari provides an energizing spark that rekindles our zest for life and awakens our innate capacity for healing."                          
 
Aspen Times
A NEW KIND OF LUXURY   DEEP SOUL TRAVEL. Combine Spa and Safari and you get SpaFari, and for more than a decade SpaFari has coupled spa quality service with taking clients to hike in inspiring adventure environs around the would   and into their souls.....
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Corporate &  Incentive  EXECUTIVE FITNESS
"SpaFari has created Executive Fitness Retreats to help corporate executives optimize their physical and mental well being by getting them out of the office, exchanging their business suits for sweat suits, their brief cases for backpacks and reintegrating their minds, bodies and hearts with nature.  The result is enhanced productivity, communication and trust between colleagues."                       
 
Mountain Living
“SpaFari: This life empowering program provides physical and psychological renewal at posh soul asylums around the world.”                               
 
Conde' Nast Traveler
SLENDER BY NATURE
"Combine the rugged outdoors with the pampered indoors and you get the latest breed of escape:  SpaFari, who's tough daily programs have attracted many Hollywood heavy hitters..."                      
 
In Style Magazine
GETAWAY What is it? This traveling "adventure spa" allows fitness minded small groups to experience some of the world's most breathtaking hiking trails..... Who goes? Hollywood stars and studio moguls.
Why go? To detox your body and mind, and shed unwanted pounds. Some stressed out city dwellers have been known to give up caffeine, nicotine and alcohol after a week of clean living.. What to bring? A pair of broken in hiking boots, a journal, a day pack and water bottles.....and leave your dancing shoes at home: By 9pm, you'll be dreaming of lights out."
 
People Magazine
Special Section  Celebrity Diet & Fitness   Kristina Hurrell travelling Spa Leader Fine Tunes the Famous by building them up and Slimming them down.....

American Airlines
SPA DESTINATIONS
"SpaFari...sometimes invigorating, sometimes soothing    always a slice of heaven."
 
Victoria Magazine
ADULT SUMMER CAMPS. If you cherish memories of the fun, challenge, and friendships of "sleep away" camp, its heartening to know you can recapture the experience   through wonderful summer programs for adults. Renew Body and Spirit with SpaFari in Aspen Colorado. "You'll shake away stress, learn healthy eating habits, lose weight if you need to, and develop the stronger, energized body you've always wanted."

Destinations, United Airlines In Flight Magazine MARCO POLO IN THE MODERN WORKPLACE
"Those who've experienced Hurrell's unique spa adventure travel vacations usually want to share their new found health with their employees.  Hurrell has tapped into a formula that works.  First, she selects intriguing, unspoiled locales.  Second, Hurrell both challenges and pampers her charges.  Endurance testing hikes and information packed lectures are inter spaced with yoga and meditation. Hurrell imparts knowledge on longevity, health, and happiness that has taken her years to gather.  Third is the expertise of trip leaders and Hurrell.  Hurrell's 'stress busters' packages are available as a fully integrated in house corporate wellness program, as well as one day seminars, and three day weekends or full weeks, at desired locations.  Regardless of the package chosen, the praise of Hurrell's programs is always high from those who participate."                   
 
Shape
HIGH STEPPING WITH SPAFARI
"How I lost a few pounds at a Colorado spa that specializes in hiking.  Today, almost a year later, I now hike regularly., and I can fit into size 8 clothes again."        
 
The Robb Report
WORLD CLASS WORKOUTS
"SpaFari offers its clients a worldwide choice of vacation venues that stimulate both the mind and body in the perfect blend of fitness and adventure."                       
 
Fodors
HEALTHY ESCAPES
"At the SpaFari Ranch in Aspen, the sense of well being you acquire at this magical place will put you on the road to peak vitality."
 
Unique & Exotic Travel Reporter
SPAFARI
"SpaFari?  Just as it sounds, this company is a cross between a spa vacation and a safari.  SpaFari gives the weary and jaded traveler a leg up on fitness and adventure.  The settings are exquisite and replete with comforts and  luxuries.  The difference is in the emphasis on fitness.  Participants hike, swim, engage in yoga and muscle toning, and experience de stressing activities like massage, meditation and visualization.  Hurrell's fit trips combine invigorating challenges with spiritual and intellectual understanding of the surrounding environment."                
 
Allure
A MOVEABLE SPA
"Spa fatigue has to be the ultimate '90s ailment.  After a decade of taking regular spa vacations, the well toned and well heeled are starting to get bored with diets, aerobics and pampering.  To fill this new need, a whole new spa category has been created:  SpaFari, the adventure spa, which adds exotic locations and Outward Bound style exercises to the traditional spa schedule."             
 
McCall's
"No one ever outgrows the need for adventure and exploration.  Anyone who's ever scratched that 'let's just see what's around the next bend' itch knows the most memorable vacations take us around that bend...SpaFari, the spa with spirit, widens our horizons in the process."        
 
Longevity
BEST ADVENTURE SPAS
"For a generation that has always wanted more, there's a craving now for call of the wild adventures, outdoor experiences that go beyond just staying in shape.  The latest development is trade spas,' six day trips that are high on outdoor activity but come with massages, yoga, and healthy cuisine.  SpaFari takes its clients overseas and offers 15 mile hikes with the comforts of a traditional spa at its ranch in Aspen."
 
The Hollywood Reporter
COUCH POTATOES NEED NOT APPLY
"Torn between taking an exotic vacation and staying at a health spa?  SpaFari has come up with a perfect solution.  Trips that combine exotic locations and physical fitness...one to three week treks are designed to renew spirit and body by blending workouts with stunning scenery."  
 
GQ                
"SpaFari..."The best 'fitness adventure' on the market."                    
 
Town and Country
ALL AMERICAN SPAS
"Town and Country has long been reporting on the world of elegant and innovative spas both here and abroad.  As a salute to the 1990's we bring you ... SpaFari, one of Town
and Country's selection of premier spa".
 
European Travel & Life
"For an exercise in adventure, SpaFari, where cultural explorations are combined with outdoor exercise...."                          
 
Women's Sports & Fitness
COMBINING FITNESS WITH PLEASURE
"Is it possible to take an exotic vacation and keep your fitness up to snuff?  Of course.  With SpaFari, a way to take a vacation without stagnation."                  
 
Walking Magazine
“SapFari, part spa, part adult camp, and part eco tour,  offering treks through the more succulent landscapes on the planet.”
 
Escape           
THE MIND BODY VACATION              
They say you can't have it all, but Kristina Hurrell isn't listening.  All trips combine workouts with stunning scenery and follow Hurrell's prescription for frantic, pushed to the limit lifestyles: take a slice of paradise, some good heart pumping workouts, a teaspoon of meditation, healthy food and some inspiration.                                                      
 
Cosmopolitan
HOW TO TRAVEL LIGHT
"You have weight to lose, some vacation time coming, and a lust for travel?  Colorado based SpaFari organizes tours that feature calorie burning activities."                       
 
Conde Nast Sports for Women
“…defying skepticism is what SpaFari is all about… well, that and a tighter butt.”              
 
American Fitness
AN ENERGY BOOST LIKE NOTHING ELSE ON THE PLANET
"If you feel your workout could use a kickstart from nature, get yourself to a SpaFari for both an inner and outer experience."    

Angeles Magazine
"Vacations are often anathema to fitness regimes    a week spent feasting in European restaurants can erase months of dedicated huffing and puffing at the gym.  But now those with wanderlust can preserve their hard won physiques by taking a SpaFari Adventure."
 


What the Clients say about Kristina & SpaFari


What the Media says about Kristina & SpaFari

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P.O. Box 325 • Old Snowmass, Colorado, U.S.A. 81654
Phone: (970) 927-2882

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