The Dreamland Safari Tours Creator Retreat

October 21-23, 2022 | White Pocket, Arizona

What It Is

Dreamland’s Creator Retreat is a multi-day retreat to unplug, connect, and get inspired in a remote corner of the desert Southwest. Join us on this three-day, two-night camping getaway to the rugged and stunningly beautiful White Pocket in Northern Arizona. While at White Pocket, you’ll enjoy basecamp infrastructure and home-cooked meals by Dreamland Safari Tours, while having the opportunity to participate in a range of structured activities including morning yoga, guided meditation, naturalist hikes, facilitated reflection sessions, or an astrophotography class. Dreamland’s Creator Retreat is free of charge to those who are selected to participate. Applications close on August 27 2022; participants will be notified in the first week of September.



Who It Is For

The Dreamland Creator Retreat is for professional creators. You are a photographer, a writer, a filmmaker, or an influencer in the travel & adventure space. You are passionate about connecting with others, love the outdoors, and thrive on far-out exploration. You could use a break from your routine, and are looking for an opportunity to take a deep breath away from the hustle and bustle of every day pressures. We expressly welcome BIPOC, LGBTQ+ and non-binary creators; inclusive community matters to us here at Dreamland Safari Tours. One space on the retreat is reserved for an emerging creator who aspires to become a professional.

How to Apply

There are 8 professional creator spots and 1 emerging creator spot available. To apply, please review the criteria below and then click on the button below to submit your application, which should take no more than ~5-10 minutes to complete.


To apply as a Professional Creator, you should have:

To apply as an Emerging Creator, you should have:

  • A demonstrated creative track record in your field
  • Evidence of your creative ability
  • An engaged audience or platform with significant reach
  • A track record of having invested in building your audience or platform
  • An authentic desire to explore White Pocket, make new connections, be offline for 3 days, and fully participate in the retreat
  • An authentic desire to explore White Pocket, make new connections, be offline for 3 days, and fully participate in the retreat
  • Limited or no previous visits to White Pocket

The nuts and bolts

  1. The 2022 Creator Retreat starts and finishes in Kanab, Utah, from where Dreamland Safari Tours will provide 4×4 transport to White Pocket, Arizona. The retreat begins at 9am on October 21 and wraps up at 4pm on October 23 2022. There is no cost to participate in the retreat; guide tips are strongly encouraged (industry standard is $20-$40 per day, per person; read more about guide tipping here). Participants are responsible for their own transportation to and from Kanab.

  2. We expressly welcome BIPOC, LGBTQ+ and non-binary creators. Dreamland Safari Tours; inclusive community matters to us.
  3. To foster new connections and networking, the Creator Retreat is designed for individual creators. If you are a part of a multi-person creative brand (friends, family units), please submit a separate application for each individual who is hoping to attend the retreat.

To find out more about White Pocket and the regular tours that Dreamland Safari Tours offers to this amazing spot deep in the Vermilion Cliffs, follow the links below.

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