The Pond Outdoor Retreat Center
A Beautiful Peaceful Place For Inspiration, Meditation and Prayer

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The Pond Retreat Center is seven acres of landscaped gardens, meadows and woodlands and is located  in the mountains just outside Asheville in Fairview, North Carolina. It is available for individuals or small groups to gather for self-guided spiritual retreats, artist and writer workshops, or get-togethers for garden or birding clubs and other compassion-centered environmental organizations. The retreat center is non-denominational and welcomes individuals and groups of all faiths, traditions and points of view, both religious and secular.

The retreat center is available for individual or group use on a donation basis, and consists of  seven landscaped acres of gardens, ponds and streams with gazebos, pergolas and covered shelters, wildflower meadows with winding paths, tranquil woods and a bamboo grove. Availability is from May 1 through November 30th during daytime hours only, and groups of up to 30 persons can be accommodated. 









Lee James Pantas: 828-779-1569


The Pond Day Retreat Center
18 Garren Mountain Lane
Fairview NC 28730