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Early Bird

We love our mornings at Rancho La Puerta. Sunrise hikes, bird song, organic granola. Be an early bird with your next booking. Reserve your Ranch stay nine months, or more,…

November 1, 2020

A Ranch Style Family Thanksgiving

Families with children ages 10 and up are invited to join us for a celebratory Thanksgiving week! Bring your quarantine bubble on a gratitude retreat filled with family hikes, fitness,…

November 21, 2020

Perfect Balance Sabbatical

We have enjoyed coming to Rancho La Puerta for an extended period of time because it affords us the time and the space and the structure to ground our intentions…

January 1, 2020

Lifestyle Medicine Program

An Integrative Approach to Your Health Improve your mood, diet, sleep habits, fitness abilities, and overall wellbeing. The expert team at Rancho La Puerta, together with Lifewellness Institute medical professionals,…

January 1, 2020

5th Annual Chamber Music Festival

Delight your senses... Our 5th Annual Chamber Music Festival features ten of the world’s finest musicians who will inspire you with extraordinary performances set in the relaxed atmosphere of The…

February 13, 2021

Family Week 2021

“It’s so nice that we have our vacation together, but we also get to do things separately.  My daughter is off doing her cooking class and now I get to…

July 31, 2021

Team Spirit

Team Spirit Bring out the best in each member of your group at Rancho La Puerta. Everyone thrives with nourishing farm-to-table meals, mountain trails, warm pools and every kind of…

November 26, 2020

Week of Nov 21 - Nov 27 2020
Week of Nov 28 - Dec 4 2020


The Mission Walker

Presenter: Edie Littlefield Sundby

  The Mission Walker story: Under siege from relentless stage 4 cancer and after losing her right lung, Edie Littlefield Sundby became the first person in history to walk the entire…
Week of Dec 5 - Dec 11 2020
Week of Dec 12 - Dec 18 2020


Opening Our Hearts

Presenter: Mehrad Nazari, Ph.D.

Candlelight Yoga Nidra with live music Mehrad Nazari leads a session of deep relaxation with live music. Love Meditation with live music Mehrad Nazari opens our hearts with a love…
Week of Dec 19 - Dec 25 2020
Week of Dec 26 - Jan 1 2021


Exercise and Health

Presenter: Dr. Jordan Metzl

Talk #1 – Exercise, Health, and COVID-19: It’s a New World Out There The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the ways we think about preventive health, exercise, and movement. This lecture…


Make 2021 Amazing

Presenter: John Assaraf

How to Win the Inner Game of health and well-being using cutting edge neuroscience techniques You’ll discover 3 key techniques to keep your new year’s resolutions. How to Master your…


Young China 2021

Presenter: Zak Dychtwald

Young China 2021: Competitor, Collaborator, Consumer The New US China Innovation Equation Workshop: Pitching Your Book Zak Dychtwald is the author of Young China: How the Restless Generation Will Change…