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  • Until when is it possible to register for the 4th Gathering for Adventure Therapy in Europe?
    Registration ends on June 12th. However, we recommend registering for the conference promptly, as the number of available spots is limited. Tickets are actively being purchased, and if the maximum number of attendees is reached quickly, registration will be closed earlier.
  • When and where is the 4th Gathering for Adventure Therapy in Europe taking place?
    The event is scheduled to be held in Latvia from June 19 to June 22, 2024. PRE-GATE activities are on June 17 and June 18, and POST-GATE activities are on June 23 to June 25. Find out more about GATE's location in this section: Sigulda.
  • Who can attend the 4th Gathering for Adventure Therapy in Europe?
    GATE invites everyone working in the outdoor therapy field (adventure-based therapy, nature-based therapy, wilderness therapy, ecotherapy, experiential therapy, etc.), as well as those interested in nature-based activities with added value, experiential education, and the search for alternative therapeutic solutions. We welcome professionals in the field - scientists, lecturers, facilitators, representatives from various disciplines such as medicine, pedagogy, psychology, social work, adventure tourism, personal growth, and team building professionals, as well as those who have recently developed an interest in this area and have a desire to learn more.
  • Is it possible to refund the registration ticket?
    Yes, it is possible to refund the GATE registration until May 19, 2024. Please note that when purchasing a ticket, each participant assumes responsibility for attending the event. GATE organizers take into account every received euro, and the ticket purchase price includes ticket agency fees, as well as taxes in the Republic of Latvia. Therefore, the refunded amount will be 50% of the ticket price to cover these costs and prevent losses. In case of a refund, please contact
  • What is the event program for the 4th Gathering for Adventure Therapy in Europe?
    For the latest updates and information on the program, please visit the Program Section on our website. You can find full event program with all available sessions here. Additionally, you can follow Adventure Therapy Europe and Adventure Therapy Latvia on Instagram and Facebook for real-time updates.
  • Can I submit abstract proposals and apply to lead pre & post GATE workshops?
    No, the application period to present abstract proposals and lead pre & post-GATE activities concluded on December 31, 2023.
  • Will there be any attendance or participation confirmation after GATE?
    Yes, after the GATE conference, we will send out digital attendance and participation certificates to everyone's email. This approach helps us reduce paper waste and ensures that you receive your certificate promptly and securely.
  • What will be the format of the 4th Gathering of Adventure in Europe?
    GATE is far from a formal and strict conference - it's a welcoming and family-friendly experience. The event will take place in an outdoor setting, featuring lectures, research reports, posters, workshops, and various outdoor activities. Leave your suits at home and pack comfortable, activity-appropriate clothing. Accommodation options include camping site tents or personal campers. Feel free to bring your family to GATE to enjoy a special family program!
  • Will there be any online workshops or conference sessions available?
    This GATE conference is going to be fully offline and present, held 'on the spot' in Latvia, Sigulda. Therefore, unfortunately, no, there are no online sessions planned.
  • Vai GATE konference notiks tikai angļu valodā?
    Eiropas piedzīvojumu terapijas konferenci (GATE) apmeklēs apmeklētāji no visas pasaules, tādēļ pasākuma darba valoda ir angļu. Lekcijās, kā arī darbnīcās tiks izmantota tikai angļu sarunvaloda.
  • Do GATE lecturers and workshop facilitators need to purchase a conference ticket?
    Yes, every participant, including lecturers and workshop facilitators, must purchase a ticket. The conference is organized on a voluntary basis, and while the participants' fees cover the majority of expenses, sponsors provide support by covering a portion of the technical costs. The GATE organizer team works without any salary to organize and coordinate this event.
  • Who are the organizers of the 4th Gathering for Adventure Therapy in Europe?
    The 4th GATE is organized collaboratively by Adventure Therapy Europe and Adventure Therapy Latvia, with the support of Sigulda City Municipality and the Baltic-American Freedom Foundation.
  • What is included in the full conference ticket regarding camping?
    A full conference ticket includes camping accommodation from June 17th, 2024, to June 23rd, 2024, at 12:00 PM. You can use your tent or campervan during this time. For more information, please refer to the GATE CAMPSITE section.
  • Are communal tents available, and what are the costs?
    Communal tents with beds will be provided from June 17th to June 23rd, 2024, at 12:00 PM, at an extra cost of 20€ per night. Limited to thirty places, attendees must bring their sleeping bags. For more information, please refer to the GATE CAMPSITE.
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