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Where Kids Disconnect
from Technology

And reconnect with the world.

At River Mountain Retreat, we replace screen time with outdoor adventure.

This summer hit reset on tech. kids age 10-15 disconnect from technology and reconnect with the world around them, their peers, and most importantly themselves. Our outdoor adventure program empowers young people to achieve better tech-life balance, so they can flourish as kids today and become the leaders of tomorrow.

River Mountain Screen Time Solution

Designed in partnership with Penn State University, River Mountain Retreats empower young people to redefine their relationship with tech.

Featured Retreats

Summer
Screen Escape

Back to
School Reset

Operation
Look Up

What's Going On

66%

of parents feel their teenagers spend too much time on their mobile devices

47%

of teens who have a smartphone say they are addicted to it

7h 22m

The average amount of time teens spend per day on screens, not including homework or schoolwork

Retreat Solution

Designed to improve the skills weakened by screen time:

Communication & Relatedness Digital Wellness Retreat

Communication & Relatedness

Health and Digital Wellness Retreat

health &
Wellness

Focus and Attention Digital Wellness Retreat

focus &
Mindfulness

where we are

Just a few hours drive from Washington DC, Baltimore, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia — yet a world away.

Who we are

River Mountain Digital Wellness Outdoor Adventure Staff

We are a small team of individuals that prioritizes offline connections. We believe it’s important for everyone to take time - a retreat - to redefine their relationship with technology and the natural world. To that end, we are committed to providing experiences in nature that inspire, discussions that insight change, and connections that awaken awareness.

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