RETREET BLOG

RETREET is a kaleidoscopic group of bicycle and tree enthusiasts with strong backs, sharp minds, and big hearts who volunteer to replant communities whose trees have been lost to natural disaster.


 
SUNDAY SHOW & TELL
vol.37

A few weeks ago, over 2,000 Nepalese, including children and Buddhist monks, gathered to break the world tree-hugging record. Way to go! The previous titleholder was Portland, OR. Who will hold it next?

Maya Pedal, an organization in Guatemala, builds useful machines out of bicycles and has published all of their plans online. Check out their videos and downloads.

With summer almost full in-swing, we have our minds on spending a lovely night in a treehouse, surrounded by leaves and sky. Which one do you like the best of the 20 below?

NEPALESE BREAK TREE-HUGGING RECORD

NEPALESE BREAK TREE-HUGGING RECORD

MAYA PEDAL BICYCLE MACHINES

MAYA PEDAL BICYCLE MACHINES

20 AMAZING TREEHOUSE DESIGNS

20 AMAZING TREEHOUSE DESIGNS