Online Registration Form
22nd Annual Texas Mountain Trail Writers Spring Retreat
April 12-14, 2013 Location: Mountain Trails Lodge
501 South Highway 118, Fort Davis, Texas
Writing on the Wild Side: Juan Perez, Bill O’Neal, & Nina Amir
The retreat fee covers the Friday night reception at Front Street Books Reading Room in Alpine, all sessions with speakers, meals from Saturday breakfast through Sunday breakfast, and membership dues for 2013. (Your guests may attend the Saturday dinner at an additional cost.) There will be an opportunity to sell your work at tables during the retreat. Please select a table option if you are planning on selling. There is an Early Bird Discount in effect until March 25th. Registrations received after April 5th are subject to space available and may have to be declined.
Membership For 2013:
Dues are included in the retreat cost. The membership period is from April 30, 2013 to April 29, 2014 and includes Log of the Trail (monthly club newsletter); ability to publish work in and one copy of Chaos West of the Pecos (annual published collection of members’ works); table space for book sales at the retreat; and notices about conferences, retreats, contests, and writing events.
2013 Retreat Rates:
|Early Bird Rate: $140.00 per person if postmarked by March 25th.|
|Early Bird Rate for Two: $265.00 per household of 2 if postmarked by Mar 25th.|
|Regular Rate: $150.00 per person if postmarked March 26th or after.|
|Household Rate: $285.00 per household of 2 if postmarked March 26th or after.|
|Optional $14.00 Per Guest Attendance at Saturday night dinner with speakers. Please include name of guest(s).|
|I need table space to sell my books. Free.||To reserve your table space, contact Anne VanLoon (432) 400-2221 or email moc.l1369444330iamto1369444330h@28113694443301nave1369444330nna1369444330.|
Lodging Available at the Retreat Location (Fort Davis, Texas)
Retreat planners will not make lodging reservations. Instead you will deal directly with the Mountain Trails Lodge management.
Sixteen cabins are available at the center – first come, first served. There are four cabins with a single queen bed and twelve with two double beds. Each cabin has a private bathroom, a kitchenette, and climate control. Linens are provided. The rate is $89.00 plus tax a night for either single or double occupancy. Check with the management if you want to house more than two people in a cabin. RV hookups are not available at the center but there may be space to park if you speak with Mountain Trails Lodge.
To reserve a cabin or for questions call 432-426-3841 or 1-800-403-3484. You must contact them, not TMTW, if you need to cancel your lodging reservation.
Alternate Lodging Sites
RV sites and other motel/hotel rooms are available in Fort Davis, Alpine, and Marfa. Check these Chamber of Commerce websites: www.fortdavis.com (Accommodations); www.alpinetexas.com (Visit Alpine);or www.marfacc.com (Lodging, Camping/Trailering). If this is your choice, reserve early. This is a busy time in the Big Bend.
Registered retreat participants who need to cancel MUST contact TMTW Registrar, Anne VanLoon, by April 5th, 2013 to receive a refund. No refunds after April 5th. To cancel, call (432) 400-2221 or email moc.l1369444330iamto1369444330h@28113694443301nave1369444330nna1369444330.