Workshops Archives - Rancho La Puerta

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The Ranch’s Referral Program

Everyone Benefits From The Ranch’s Referral Program Refer a friend and receive $250 off. For every first-time guest you refer who visits us for 7-nights, you will accrue $250 in…

January 1, 2022 – December 31, 2022

Summer Short Stays

Our summer spa and fitness adventures that will leave you renewed, recharged and feeling your best. Begin your day on a scenic garden hike, savor a farm-fresh-breakfast, stretch out in…

July 16, 2022 – September 2, 2022

Cool Summer Fun

Frolic and splash in our turquoise pools. Breeze through the clouds on a morning mountain hike. Sip cold hibiscus aguas frescas at the farm. Our cool summers are a refreshing…

July 2, 2022 – September 9, 2022

6th Annual Chamber Music Festival

Delight your senses... Our 6th 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 4, 2023 – February 11, 2023

Family Week 2023

“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 29, 2023 – August 5, 2023

Week of Oct 1 - Oct 7 2022
Week of Oct 8 - Oct 14 2022
Week of Oct 15 - Oct 21 2022


Healthy Pleasures

Presenter: David Sobel

Healthy Pleasures: Why Everything that Feels Good is Not Bad Many people think that to promote health they must undertake strict weight-loss diets, adopt punishing exercise programs, avoid salt, shun…


Be Quiet, Be Heard

Presenter: Peter A. Glaser, Ph.D. and Susan R. Glaser, PhD

The Hidden Dimension of Communication A world of communication lurks below the surface of our awareness. When we are in conflict, this hidden dimension often catapults us into confusion and…
Week of Oct 22 - Oct 28 2022
Week of Oct 29 - Nov 4 2022
Week of Nov 5 - Nov 11 2022


Acoustic Folk Concerts

Presenter: Amber Rubarth

Acoustic Folk Concerts + Q & A Join internationally-acclaimed folk songwriter Amber Rubarth for two intimate concerts of songs delving into the deeper meanings of life.   Workshop: Accessing Your…
Week of Nov 12 - Nov 18 2022
Week of Nov 19 - Nov 25 2022
Week of Nov 26 - Dec 2 2022

Sound Healing Specialty Week

Presenter: Diane Mandle and Richard Rudis

Sound Immersion Workshops:  The sacred sound family -- Tibetan Bowls, Gantas,Tingsha’s  -- have a rich history and a unique sound. Two consecutive workshops will introduce the history and healing qualities…
Week of Dec 3 - Dec 9 2022


The Sea

Presenter: Paul Atkins

Drama in the Sea Emmy-winning cinematographer Paul Atkins has filmed some of the most extraordinary natural events above and below the sea. Using stunning film clips, he takes you behind-the-scenes…
Week of Dec 10 - Dec 16 2022
Week of Dec 17 - Dec 23 2022
Week of Dec 24 - Dec 30 2022


Writing Workshop

Presenter: Firoozeh Dumas

Writing Workshop: How to Tell Your Story Have you ever wanted to write your stories for your family or for publication? Firoozeh Dumas, author of two New York Times bestselling…
Week of Dec 31 - Jan 6 2023