Skycliffe - HÜMÜH Monastery Retreat

mapWe are located in Southern British Columbia, Canada, not far from the U.S. border, near the center of Washington State. We are northeast of Rock Creek in Westbridge, along the banks of the Kettle River.

...FROM KELOWNA:
If you are driving from the Kelowna Airport, turn left and go south on Hwy 97 for 8 km, then turn left on Hwy 33. Continue south for approximately 135 km to Westbridge. (I mile = 1.6 km) Just before the Westbridge bridge turn sharply left.  You will notice red kilometer markers.  At the 27 km marker, turn right onto the small bridge over the river, go over the cattle guard and continue 3 km keeping to the right at the fork in the road. The HÜMÜH property is on the right. Watch for the HÜMÜH sign.

...FROM OROVILLE:
Follow Highway 97 North through the Canadian border crossing and on to Osoyoos. Watch for the intersection of Hwy 97 and Hwy 3, and turn right, going through Osoyoos and on through the hill country to Rock Creek. At Rock Creek, turn left onto Hwy 33 to Westbridge. After you pass the 'Westbridge: 1km sign and cross the bridge, bear to the right onto Christian Valley Road. You will notice red kilometer markers.  At the 27 km marker, turn right onto the small bridge over the river, go over the cattle guard and continue 3 km keeping to the right at the fork in the road. The HÜMÜH property is on the right. Watch for the HÜMÜH sign.

...FROM SPOKANE AIRPORT:
Another option is to fly into Spokane Airport and rent a car. The drive north to Skycliffe is approximately 4 hours. From Spokane take Hwy 395 north through Kettle Falls to the Canadian border. Just beyond the crossing at Cascade turn left and follow Hwy 3 to Rock Creek, then take Hwy 33 from Rock Creek to Westbridge.  After you pass the 'Westbridge: 1km' sign " and cross the bridge take the road to the right and follow the instructions above to Skycliffe.

...FROM VANCOUVER AIRPORT:
From the airport follow the signs ‘To Seattle’or ‘To Hwy 99’. Head south on Hwy 99 towards the U.S. border until you reach Hwy 10. Turn east on Hwy 10 until you reach Hwy 1, the Trans Canada Highway. Go east to Hope; there go right on Hwy 3. At Keremeos take the right-hand road continuing on Hwy 3 through Osoyoos to Rock Creek, then Hwy 33 from Rock Creek to Westbridge. After that follow the directions from Kelowna for the route from Westbridge to Skycliffe.

...FROM SEATTLE AIRPORT:
From Sea-Tac Airport take I-5 north to the Canadian border at Blaine, where it becomes Hwy 99. (Allow time for the variable traffic around Seattle and for the border crossing.) Travel a few kilometers north to the exit for the King George Highway. There is also a sign there that reads ‘To Hope’. Go along the King George Hwy to Hwy 10, then follow the directions from Vancouver.      

Skycliffe Shuttle from the Rock Creek Bus Stop
Skycliffe will provide Shuttle Service from the Rock Creek Greyhound stop for $15 (US/CAN) each way, paid to the driver. Please contact the office at least one week prior to arrival to make arrangements. We will let you know when to expect the shuttle. Due to the 11 am Teaching, the shuttle for Rock Creek noon departure to Kelowna must leave by 9:00am.