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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 2022

“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 30, 2022 – August 6, 2022

All Weeks

Week of Oct 23, 2021


Presenter: Pei-Chun

Exploring solo violin with Pei-Chun  Works by Heinrich Biber, Fritz Kreisler and Philips Glass     Pei-Chun Tsai, from Tainan, Taiwan, is two-time first-prize winner of the Taiwan National Violin…

The Mission Walker

Presenter: Edie Littlefield Sundby

The Mission Walker: An Adventure Story and a Reflection on Confronting Our Own Mortality Under siege from relentless stage 4 cancer and after losing her right lung, Edie Littlefield Sundby…

Transforming Our Food Environment

Presenter: Hannah Dallmann

Join us as Hannah shares CSPI’s work and vision for a healthier, more equitable food system and takes your questions about nutrition policy, food safety, and dietary health.   Hannah…

Train to Maintain Your Brain

Presenter: Kymberly Williams-Evans, PhD (ABD)

Who wants to retain or possibly improve memory, cognitive function, processing speed, balance, gait, and posture? Who doesn’t?! This cutting edge, research-based, exercise program offers moves that stimulate your motor,…

Live Your Great Story!

Presenter: Jeanine Mancusi, CPCC, LMCC

Live Your Great Story! Healthy Inner Dialogue – Discover Your Joyous Adult Emotional Fluency – Permission to Feel Powerful You – Ownership and Responsibility Create Your Best Life – How…

Day of the Dead Altar

Presenter: Dr. José Guadalupe Flores

The Meaning of the Altar in the Day of the Dead Celebration Our traditional Day of the Dead altar in the Dining Hall is built by Professor Flores together with…

Healthy Pleasures

Presenter: David S. Sobel, MD, MPH

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…

Life Enriching Programs

Presenter: Rancho La Puerta

Each week features specialty programs taught by talented guest presenters. Enjoy everything from inspirational talks to master chef-led cooking classes to live concerts and world-class fitness professionals. Our partnering presenters…

Cooking Class

Presenter: Jill Nussinow

Jill Nussinow is a culinary educator, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and the author of four cookbooks. Her award-winning cookbooks feature plant-based recipes and include The Veggie Queen: Vegetables Get the Royal…