Need a Mental Health Break? Maybe It’s Time to Retreat!

Mental Health Break at Fit Farm

When we think of a fitness or weight loss retreat, the things that immediately come to mind are, “I’ll get in shape, I’ll eat better, and I’ll feel better physically”. But oftentimes, we overlook the mental health benefits of attending these retreats. Being physically healthy is incredibly important for our well-being but equally important is being mentally fit. It’s easy to get caught up in our everyday lives, especially with the ability to work from home nowadays. When we keep …

Hiking, Nature’s Therapy

Hiking, Nature's Therapy

The smooth earth crumbling beneath your shoes, the cool breeze brushing against your face, the smell of freshly bloomed flowers, the warmth of sunshine tingling your skin as it escapes through the trees above. Hiking truly is a unique experience for your body and senses. Nothing can compare to the incredible expedition of walking the path that nature has laid out for us. It’s an excellent opportunity to rekindle your relationship with nature while reaping the abundance of health benefits. …

4 Reasons Fitness Retreats for Moms are Therapeutic

Fitness Retreats for Moms

All across the country, a new type of ‘therapy’ for moms is starting to gain traction. Enter the new era of the fitness and weight loss retreat (for moms and everyone from all walks of life). If you’ve only read casually about what a fitness or weight loss retreat does, then chances are you’re not getting a fully accurate picture. It’s no secret that fitness and weight loss retreats are quickly becoming all the rage, but most of the time, …

What to Expect at a Fit Farm Weight Loss Retreat

What to Expect at a Fit Farm Weight Loss Retreat

Curious about changing your lifestyle habits? Sick of having no energy? Are you ready to reclaim your overall health? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you’re at the right place. A weight loss retreat or camp, like the one here at Fit Farm at Rock Springs, is designed to do exactly what it sounds like, help you lose weight and transform your body and mind. However, not all weight loss camps are made equal. Some don’t have …

Five Reasons People Go to Fitness Camps

Five Reasons People Go to Fitness Camps

We know what you’re thinking. Fitness camps are designed for people who are dangerously obese and need serious intervention to get them back on the right track. That’s a common misconception, but it’s actually not true. It turns out, people of various weights and fitness levels attend fitness camps every year. Some even visit multiple times a year. When it comes to making real lifestyle changes, people are realizing fitness camps are the perfect setting to jumpstart or continue achieving …

Tracking Your Heart Rate

Tracking Your Heart Rate

Our trainers at Fit Farm capture your integrated FitBit data from day one of your program in a mindful, adaptive approach to customize your training experience. We will use the health data stream from your Fitbit at camp as an important piece of your overall health metrics and track your heart rate. Why Fitbit for Heart Rate Tracking? The Fitbit allows us to easily track your calories and heart rate without the use of additional devices and is a great …

3D Body Scanning for Results

3D Body Scanning at Fit Farm at Rock Springs

When it comes to measuring results, Fit Farm at Rock Springs doesn’t play around. With four key methodologies, their data-driven approach produces accurate results that help you achieve a real “body reset.” Of the four, STYKU 3D Body Scanning is the most cutting-edge technology that produces remarkable progress results in a matter of seconds!   What is STYKU 3D Body Scanning? STYKU is a body scanner that provides interactive 3D visuals of your body before and after, so you know …

Accurate Body Fat Measuring

Accurate Body Fat Measuring at Fit Farm

There are so many ways to measure your body fat composition, but ever notice how one reading will differ from another? Which body fat measurement is accurate? What should you base your health and fitness levels on? Today, there is a method considered the golden standard that many health experts utilize for accurate body fat measuring that you can depend on. This method is known as hydrostatic testing.   What is Hydrostatic Testing? Hydrostatic testing, also known as hydrostatic underwater …

How Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR) Affects Your Health

How RMR Affects Your Health

What Exactly is Resting Metabolic Rate and Why Should I Care? Let’s face it, there’s a lot involved in the science behind fitness, and it can be a bit overwhelming, especially for those who are just starting their journey. It’s intimidating when you are coming from the outside and you see acronyms like RMR, BMR, REE, etc. What does all of that mean and why is it important to know when I’m just starting? While we could get into the …