March 9, 2024 6-8 PM

Join us for a unique practice that focuses on bringing the whole being into balance and harmony with heaven, earth and humanity. This form is founded in Mt. Emei Sage Style Qi Gong, drawing connections between the I Ching and Classical Chinese Medicine.

Hosted at the Movement Collaborative, Livingston MT

Stay tuned for the 2024 Spring and Summer Workshops! We are in the process of scheduling with a number of Collaborating Partners.


Hungry Heart Quests (HHQ) offers a progressive journey of self-discovery, skill-building, and outdoor exploration. With a focus on gradual development, participants are invited to engage in three levels of quests designed to enhance wellness and outdoor skills, foster community, and empower holistic wellness. Through expert-guided coaching, virtual sessions, and hands-on learning, HHQ provides a transformative path towards foundational well-being.

What is Offered:

  • Progressive Quests: HHQ features three levels of quests, each building on wellness skills and experiences for gradual growth.
  • Group Coaching: 4 Virtual Health Coaching sessions, focusing on participants' goals and emphasizing community cohesion. ($440 Value).
  • Safe and Enjoyable Learning: Quests include access to Beyond the Backpack, an online course covering the fundamental skills for outdoor safety, gear preparation, and comfortable enjoyment ($375 Value).
  • Holistic Approach: HHQ offers a comprehensive approach to wellness, combining physical, mental, and communal aspects.
  • Customizable Learning: Participants can repeat levels based on their comfort, competency, and enjoyment.
  • Empowerment Through Nature: HHQ recognizes the healing potential of nature, encouraging participants to embrace outdoor exposure as an avenue towards growth.
  • Bonus Quest: With each Quest Level, we offer a FREE 3-day Backpacking Adventure to physically, mentally and emotionally integrate the 4 weeks of HHQ Coaching. This is an optional excursion, available to Quest Clients who meet the criteria for safety and capability as determined by the Coach.

Bonus Quest Destinations

Bonus Quest destinations are selected considering accessibility, weather conditions, and fire risk. These destinations encompass various mountain ranges such as the Tobacco Roots, the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, the Crazy Mountains, and others in Montana that are scouted yearly. Please note that all information provided to participants comes with the understanding that destinations might vary due to the aforementioned conditions.

2024 Glade Ranger Quest (Level 1)

6/10/24 Coaching Begins. Bonus Quest: July 12-14th

7/1/24 Coaching Begins. Bonus Quest: July 26-28th

7/15/24 Coaching Begins. Bonus Quest: August 16-18th

8/12/24 Coaching Begins. Bonus Quest: September 6-8th,

Individual Rate: $800 per person
Buddy-Buy Discount: Sign up as a pair for $1400, saving $200 ($700 per person)
Note: $200 non-refundable fee for cancellations made less than 1 month prior to the Coaching Start Date.

Sign up for a Glade Ranger Quest

This is not a Purchase Form. This form provides basic information and adds you to the list of potential participants.

2024 Wind Seeker Quest (Level 2)

Prerequisite: Glade Ranger Quest (Level 1)

Hungry Heart Quests (HHQ) Level 2 delves deeper into the journey of personal growth, skill refinement, and exploration in more challenging aspects of health. Building upon the foundational skills acquired in Level 1, this phase intensifies the quest for self-discovery and reclamation.

What's Offered in Level 2:

  • Advanced Skill Development: Progress beyond the basics with a focus on refining outdoor competencies, navigation, survival skills, and specialized techniques tailored for diverse terrains.
  • Deeper Personal Growth: Engage in introspective sessions that encourage self-reflection, resilience, and confidence-building amidst more demanding challenges of holistic health.
  • Aspirant Backpacking Bonus Quests: Venture into rugged landscapes, applying acquired outdoor skills in environments that demand heightened proficiency.

The Wind Seeker Quest with HHQ is tailored for those seeking to elevate their outdoor abilities, delve further into self-discovery, and engage more challenging trails, fostering personal growth and connection with nature.

In 2024 the Wind Seeker Quest is exclusively offered For those who complete level 1 in July. Level 2 Coaching begins the week of 8/19/24,  with the Bonus Quest the weekend of September 13-15th.

HHQ is not designed for use by Corporate Entities seeking team-building facilitation. HHQ is tailored for individuals, friends, families, and newcomers aiming to engage in wellness and outdoor learning within a community setting. Participants must be 18 years or older.