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vision council consensus was reached and actually i shared the same vision

the next annual rainbow family of living light gathering will be held in montana

this will be a truly beautiful gathering, however, it might be a high altitude gathering meaning hot days, and freezing cold nights as well as thin air altitude sickness and even snow in july.

be prepared for 90's during the day, 20's at night if you are used to low altitudes like near sea level, bring osha root to chew to help with altitude sicknes..if you cant, well it grows right where you need it, at the 10,000 foot level, although gatherings are sometimes held near that high 9700 feet or so at 10,000 its recomended to use oxygen for any extended period above 10,000 (15 minutes or longer) this altitude is reduced if your a smoker or have any chronic lung problems or are used to sea level, so anything above 9500 should consider osha as a precaution unless you are used to higher altitudes

i'm very excited that it will be montana next year

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Comment by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ on June 18, 2013 at 4:38pm

* * PACK IT IN - PACK IT OUT !!! * *

Cleanup begins when you arrive. Please bring only what is necessary. There is no janitor here . . . YOU are the cleanup crew. Separate Garbage for recycling. Please DON’T LITTER - Find a collection point. Compost in pits only.

You are the Gathering!

Participate and Volunteer! Participate in Shanti Sena (the peace keepers council), work crews, workshops, councils and all activities. Volunteer wherever and whenever needed: kitchens, welcome home, fire watch, parking lot, shitter digging, supply, front gate, etc. R-E-S-P-E-C-T your Sisters’ & Brothers’ energies.

Keep the Balance: Earth, Sky, Trees, Water & People!

Alcohol is Discouraged, Guns are Inappropriate, Violence is contrary to the Spirit. Please do not take pictures or videos of people without asking their permission first. Discourage Drug Abuse.

Buying and selling endangers our right to be here. The Magic Hat is our Bank, please donate early to fund our needs. The Magic Hat goes around at Dinner Circle and with the Magic Hat Band.

Our power together is many times our power separated.

Enjoy the Rainbow with an open heart and you Will see the Vision.

There seem to problems with invasive weeds getting into Montana, that travel in the undercarriage of vehicles traveling across the country. Please stop at a car wash after entering the state. Rinse off your car. Make sure you are not bringing in any invasive plants accidentally.
Directions (this is the site we used in 2000):
From points south/east:
From Interstate 15 near Dillon, Montana (about 60 miles south of the Interstate 90/15 interchange). Take the MT-278 exit, EXIT 59, toward Jackson/Wisdom.

From points west/north: (might not be good for big rigs):
Please note: this route goes up some twisty mountain roads and I haven't driven it so hopefully someone can confirm). On I-90 on the west side of Missoula, exist Hwy 93 South - Reserve Street Exit 101. Follow the signs for Hwy 93 South. There are lot's of turns here. If you have driven it and can provide good directions please let me know. Go about 80 miles south on Hwy 93 hen turn left on Montana-43 (which becomes Idaho-43) and drive about 25 miles to Montana-278. Continue 20 miles to Jackson, MT.

****From Jackson, Montana for all travelers****:

About a mile south of Jackson, turn onto SKINNER MEADOW ROAD heading south toward Idaho, big mountains, (good gravel/dirt road - please respect private ranches - drive slow, watch for cattle) Go 8.5 MILES, through fence and cattle guard into National Forest then take LEFT TURN and ONE LANE BRIDGE over creek (left turn is approx 1.5 miles before Van Houten Lake campground) to FRONT GATE ~ PARKING ~ BUS VILLAGE ~ HANDICAPPED PARKING WELCOME HOME!

See the topo map Or plug N 45.23845 W 113.43487 into your GPS.

The altitude is about 6,500 feet above sea level. Be prepared for days in the 60s & 70s and nights into the 30s. Thunderstorms happen. Be prepared for rain. Check the weather here.

Just a friendly reminder, directions will probably change or additional details will change over the next week or so. Check back for updated directions.

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Comment by taye on June 12, 2013 at 10:01pm

Need a ride!!!  I am in north east tenn. I am bringing a very well behaved non aggressive friendly dog. Please come pick a sister up!!!!!!!!!!

Comment by Julian Webb on June 3, 2013 at 9:58pm
Is anyone traveling through Ohio? like around the Cincinnati area by chance?

Comment by Johnny Strange on April 21, 2013 at 9:21pm

if anyone is going through texas, such as houston or san antonio, and if any info as far as any peace bus or travelers crossing, i'd Greatly appreciate any info, i can provide fuel $$ if needed, as well i'm also a mechanic..

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Comment by Joshua Perez on April 17, 2013 at 2:04pm

I havnt been home since the late 90's. I would love to attend. Glad im here now. Now I can be updated. THNX

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Comment by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ on April 9, 2013 at 1:08pm

awesome see u all there

Comment by Ashley_Alyssa on April 9, 2013 at 12:58pm

Hi all,

Have never been to a gathering and would really love to check it out. I live near the South Carolina Coast, so if anyone is interested in a rideshare or has any transport leads, please let me know! Much love.

Comment by Cozmo G on April 4, 2013 at 4:29pm

This will be my first gathering! I am coming all the way from Arkansas...if anyone is nearby, let's join up and make the trip together!

Comment by April Brown on February 27, 2013 at 9:14pm

SWEET I'm in Idaho and we visit Montana sometimes! I would love to go!

Comment by ❀.Zombeth.☮)O( on January 30, 2013 at 2:34am

Super super super stoked for this!!!
Hopefully I can sell my hemp jewelry and stuff to get money for gas.. since I will most likely have to ride with someone haha

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