Zazen Retreat CenterZazen Retreat is located just two hours north of San Francisco, in the Mendocino highlands between Ukiah and the Mendocino coast. The facility is nested on forty acres atop a mountain with expansive views in all directions. Orr Hot Springs and the magical Montgomery State Redwood Forest are our neighbors.
Zazen retreat is a private non-commercial facility committed to supporting individuals and groups in their practices of awakening. See more events in this venue
Join us on a sensory journey into the forest. Unplug, bathe your senses in nature, rejuvenate your whole being, and replenish your full embodied feminine presence on our weekend forest bathing retreat at Zazen, a holistic wellness center in the Mendocino Highlands. Led by two certified Forest Therapy guides, this retreat is designed to nourish you with forest bathing walks in the redwoods with embodiment practices, nature meditations, organic foods, yin yoga, peaceful nature surroundings, massage, rest, and personal free creative time.
Open to women of all ages and backgrounds. Come alone or with loved ones and enjoy our forest bathing retreat in the woods.
From Friday, July 28 at 3:00 pm to Sunday, July 30 at 3:00 pm.
- 2 nights at beautiful Zazen Retreat
- homemade organic vegetarian meals
- forest therapy walks at Montgomery Woods State Natural Reserve and Zazen Retreat
- yin yoga and meditation
- creative activities
Available a la carte:
- Massage - Somatic with elements of deep tissue, Thai massage and cranial sacral - limited spaces
- Reiki - limited spaces
- Orr Hot Springs
All activities are optional. Everyone is invited to meet their own needs for this personal retreat. There will be time to enjoy the landscapes and panoramic views of Zazen. Please bring your journal, book, creative projects, a book, or whatever you like to benefit most from this time.
Nourishing forest therapy retreat for women in beautiful location in Mendocino County. Nature connection, organic food, yin yoga, & rejuvenation
Nicole Daspit, certified forest therapy guide
Nicole Daspit is a Nature and Forest Therapy guide, mentor, assistant trainer, and Reiki Master living in Sebastopol, CA. She loves guiding walks for people of all ages and hosting restorative workshops and retreats in order to create a space for others to reclaim and reanimate their connection to the living world, including their own life force. She is also the creator of Inner Discovery for Kids, a children’s program encouraging nature time, creative expression, free play, sensory awareness, understanding feelings and inner connection. Her other passions include herbal medicine, somatic practice, songwriting and spending time with family, preferably in nature!See more photos and other events by this presenter