Programs & Retreats

Come Home to Yourself

Slow down, recharge and reconnect with your more spacious, authentic self. Pursue your growth in a beautiful, rustic environment designed to distill and deepen personal and spiritual development.

Connect with others committed to personal and collective change in the context of daily practice and reflection. During your program or personal retreat, enjoy daily yoga classes, fresh and delicious vegetarian meals, a soak in the hot tub, or a walk along our peaceful forest trails.

Programs and Retreats

For nearly 40 years, the Center has been an educational, transformative setting for a wealth of universal teachings of peace, growth, and values-based living. Renowned teachers and leaders continue to offer programs and retreats focusing on meditation, yoga, mindfulness, spirituality, education, and inquiry into the mysteries of life and living.

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Personal Retreats

Rejuvenate your spirit amongst the quiet of the redwoods. Our simple yet beautiful accommodations, natural settings, yoga classes, and nutritious vegetarian meals support your getting away from it all and returning to your daily life deeply nourished from the inside out.

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Healthy Environment

Healthy Environment

Our environment fosters deep connection and a return to heart and meaning. This unique context is organically created by the sacred land itself, in the sharing of healthful meals and meaningful conversation, by the service of environmentally committed volunteers, and in the reverence for the many paths to peace.

Upcoming Programs and Retreats

Programs

Yoga Service and Community

Yoga, Service & Community
Dec 5, 2017 - Mar 11, 2018

Yoga, Service & Community

Our YSC 1 & 2 programs are designed for individuals who want to explore their own positive transformation while immersed in community with people whose ultimate aim is peace. Spend three or six months in experiential learning, while deepening self-awareness, interpersonal and practical life skills, and cultivating connections within a small group and our greater community.

New Years Ashtanga Yoga Retreat
Dec 28, 2017 - Jan 1, 2018

New Years Ashtanga Yoga Retreat

Join us as we celebrate, reflect and renew! Through spiritual practice, chanting, meditation, dancing, and singing we will reconnect to the joy within. Together we will explore how ancient yoga practices help reveal our true nature of happiness and contentment.

Going Deeper: A Focused Meditation Retreat
Jan 19 - 23, 2018

Going Deeper: A Focused Meditation Retreat

This small group experience is devoted to a deeper level of meditation and purification for people who already have some knowledge of meditation and yoga. We utilize a simple diet, the observance of silence, and a cave-like atmosphere of seclusion.

Zen and Yoga Weekend Retreat with Valorie and Prema
Mar 2 - 4, 2018 or Mar 2 - 7, 2018

Zen and Yoga Weekend Retreat with Valorie and Prema

Dealing with difficult emotions through the four foundations of Buddhism and Healing Yoga

Planning Your Visit

We welcome visitors from all over the world to enjoy the land, sink in, and reconnect.

Please visit our FAQ page for more detailed information regarding meals, accommodations, and Center guidelines.

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