What to Bring to the Retreat

What to Bring to the Retreat:


  • A copy of the Qur’an
  • Notebook and writing utensils (Classes take place throughout the day in formal and informal settings. We are often times asked to prepare summaries and reflections for the next class).
  • Salah appropriate clothing sufficient for 2 days.
  • Toiletries (including shampoo, soap, tooth paste, etc).
  • Bug spray.
  • A water bottle (there are filling stations at the Trout Lodge).
  • Alarm clock.
  • Flashlight.
  • Warm clothing such as a jacket or light coat. (we may be praying outside and can get cold at Fajr and Isha)
  • A light blanket or shawl (optional).
  • A good pair of walking shoes.
  • Umbrella (if needed).
  • Medications.

And most importantly:

  • A Niyyah to learn and practice the essentials in our journey of Closeness to Allah, Subhaanahu wa Ta’ala.

Please note: Bed, mattress, sheets and pillow will be provided. Please bring extra blanket and pillow if you choose to use your own.