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Germany Widows Retreat V2 Remember the Love, Celebrate the Life, Share the Journey
Germany Widows Gathering
June 21 st - June 27 th , 2017
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

You are warmly invited to join TAPS for a special retreat for all those grieving the loss of a spouse or significant others who served in the Armed Forces.

Germany Widows Retreat 2
For Widows and Significant Others
Travel to Germany with fellow surviving widows, fiancees and significant others. Together, we’ll take in the beauty of Germany and honor our loved ones with new experiences. Through physical activity and quiet moments of reflection, we'll find strength to move toward hope and healing.
Germany Widows Retreat 3
Adventure Level

This retreat is rated as a challenging adventure. These are our most physically demanding retreats. Activities will challenge you and may involve heavy physical exertion and demanding environments.

Activities during this retreat will include hiking, canyoning, and other outdoor summer activities. There will also be plenty of time to relax and connect with fellow survivors.

Germany Widows Retreat 4
Important Information

Passports are required for this event. Thanks to the generosity of our donors and sponsors, TAPS will provide lodging, some meals, and most activity costs. A $250 non-refundable deposit will be collected at the time of registration to hold your spot and help defray costs. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide transportation to and from Germany.


If you have any questions, please email retreats@taps.org or call 800-959-8277.

Event registration closed.

The application for this event is now closed. No further applications will be accepted. Applicants will be notified of selection or wait list status in late February. Applicants not initially selected to attend will be placed on a wait list and notified via email as space becomes available.

This event is intended for those survivors whose loss occurred more than two years ago. If you are within the first two years of your loss, we encourage you to attend a traditional TAPS RetreatTAPS Regional Seminar and/or the National Military Survivor Seminar.  

Text TAPSGERMANY to 95577 to get text reminders about this event.

If you have any questions, please email retreats@taps.org or call 800-959-8277.

  • Lodging

    Lodging is provided for all attendees. You will share a room with another participant. More details about lodging will be provided once you are notified of your selection status.

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