Elizabeth Forrest Roosevelt, (aka Happy Oasis) is the author of Bliss Conscious Communication, the book that inspired Blissology University, and uncivilized ecstasies, ecstatic nomadic international adventure poetry about the joys of living beyond civilization.
While enjoying an audacious, diversified, life, Elizabeth has served as an adventure anthropologist, succulent strategist, ethical advisor, environmental advocate, community solutions leader, eco-entrepreneur, monastic meditation program director, inventor, architectural designer, non-profit festival producer, poet, performer, editor, volunteer at orphanages, refugee camps & tribal farms, show time naturalist & choreographer on the Princess Cruises Alaska Inside Passage routes, health and happiness consultant, mentor, international wild edible plants teacher and wilderness trekking guide.
The inspiring story of Happy’s name was featured on Oprah Winfrey. A nomadic ecstatic for 30+ years, Elizabeth travels as a featured guest speaker at churches, colleges, synagogues, universities and spiritual centers, including her Heaven on Earth Retreat & Sanctuary situated in a luxuriant little known desert rainforest in a labyrinth of canyons in Northern Arizona. As an earth-advocate, human rights leader, sleep consultant, fitness friend, songwriter, circle singer, artist, linguist of tribal languages and blissologist, she is at your service.
NATURALIST & GRANITE DELLS
In 2019 Elizabeth Forrest Roosevelt or Liz Forrest (aka Happy Oasis) was hired as the showtime naturalist on the Star Princess in Alaska for audiences up to 1,500 people.
She presents four shows entitled: Amazing Alaska, Glaciers, The What's It Like to Live in Alaska and What Lurks Beneath Your Cruise Ship.
In 2001 she debuted as the showtime naturalist on the Dawn Princess in Alaska.
Prior to being hired by Princess Cruises, she explored Alaska with camera in hand via foot, kayak, sail boat, fishing skiff, bus, train, plane, raft, horse, dolphin boat, whale watching cruiser, ship, ferry, helicopter, swim suit and dog sled. As a mountaineer, she roped up to traverse crevasse-laden glaciers, climbed icy cliffs, and descended into eerie, blue ice caves.
She was also a guide on dolphin and whale-watching boats out of Juneau, then worked as a hiking guide with Gastinueau Guiding, Juneau’s most renowned guiding company.
Today, she is your local guide to exploring the gorgeous Granite Dells of Northern Arizona offering bicycling, kayaking and yoga along the trail. Future excursions include exploring the foothills of India's Himalaya's.
• Exploring the Granite Dells Near Prescott, Arizona
• Bicycling & Kayaking around Watson Lake
• Yoga Along the Trail
• Exploring the Outback of India's Himalaya's ~ September 2020)
• The Mystery of Mexico's Southern Baja Peninsula (December - January 2019)
• Taking a Ride on the Inside Passage on a 43-Foot All Wooden Schooner (July 2019)
Adventure Yoga Teachers Training™
• Owner & Teacher Training Facilitator
• RYT 200 Yoga Alliance registered Teacher Training via our RYS 200 school (April 18 - May 11, 2020)
Heaven on Earth Retreat &
• Owner & Retreat Co-Manager