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SPECIAL RETREATS

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

Luna Connections

In our 81-year history, we have always valued the connection to self, others, and nature. 2020 changed how we interact, and we received numerous requests for in-room WiFi. In response,…

March 1, 2021

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 2, 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

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 2, 2021

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 5, 2022

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…

April 17, 2021

All Weeks

Week of Dec 14, 2019

Rhythmic Sounds

Presenter: Steven Schick

The Beatles: Listen and Talk with Steven Schick In 1963 the Beatles were a promising band just beginning to make a name for themselves. By 1970 they had changed the…

Mexican Superfoods

Presenter: Torie Borrelli

Two programs: Mexican Superfoods: How to utilize the most nutrient-dense ingredients to boost immunity, flavor and longevity. Class includes a tasting of Torie’s cacao avocado mousse from her cookbook,  The…

Ayurveda

Presenter: Carla Levy C.A.S.

Balance, the Key to Health Join Carla as she shares with you the 5,000-year-old wisdom of Ayurveda. Learn to understand your own unique constitution and make life-lasting changes that will…

Mah Jongg

Presenter: Toby Salk

Lecture: Mah Jongg - A little history…a little culture Toby Salk will be speaking about how Mah Jongg came to the United States and its culture throughout the years. Beginners…

Telling True Stories

Presenter: Micaela Blei, Ph.D.

Join acclaimed storytelling expert Micaela Blei, PhD, for a lively workshop series to uncover your stories— and the confidence to tell them. Telling True Stories: Uncovering, Shaping, and Sharing the Stories…

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 1,600-mile…

Mindful Nutrition Solutions

Presenter: Vicky Newman, MS, RDN

Digestive Wellness – Sunday 1:00pm You can strengthen your immune system and reduce risk of disease through healthy digestion. Food choices and eating habits affect the gut microbiome, and a…

Bendable Body | John and Sita

Bendable Body is a team of highly­ skilled flexibility trainers who transform tired, stiff, pain­-riddled bodies into healthy, gloriously bendable beings. Our unique stretching method — The Bendable Body Method — is a…

Inner Fitness: Healthy Deviance

Presenter: Pilar Gerasimo

Intro to Healthy Deviance: From Chronic Depletion to Empowered Flow The nature of the Unhealthy Default Reality (our real-life version of “The Matrix”); the vicious cycle it creates for health…

Art Exhibition of Jose Ignacio Castañeda

Presenter: Jose Ignacio Castañeda

Join us for a celebration of the work of Jose Ignacio Castañeda, Rancho La Puerta’s resident sculptor. Ignacio has been exhibiting his work and teaching sculpture classes at Rancho La Puerta since…

Cooking Classes

Presenter: Sue Wilkinson & Deborah Schneider

Susan M. Wilkinson, RHN, CSNN Holistic Nutritionist, Chef Instructor, Coach Owner, RedBrick Kitchen and Nutrition Susan M. Wilkinson is a professional Chef, registered holistic nutritionist, cooking instructor and coach. She…