Tag: Retreat

  • Mindful Hiking Retreat Application Opens Thursday, December 8th

    Mindful Hiking Retreat Application Opens Thursday, December 8th

    This one week backpacking trip (February 19-25, 2023) in the wilderness surrounding Deer Park Monastery will entail approximately 3-6 miles of walking with a fully-loaded backpack per day. Participants are […]

  • Deer Park Retreats in 2023

    Deer Park Retreats in 2023

    The monastic sangha of Deer Park Monastery is happy to offer retreats throughout the coming year. Here you will find all our special retreats through fall 2023.

  • Teen Camp 2023

    Teen Camp 2023

    The Monastic Sisters and Brothers of Deer Park Monastery are thrilled to be hosting Teen Camp, a unique opportunity for 13-18 year-olds to practice mindfulness in nature, surrounded by other […]

  • Family Retreat 2023

    Family Retreat 2023

    Our very popular annual retreat for families to join monastics and other practitioners in the Plum Village tradition. Registration will open sometime in Spring 2023. Family Retreat is a retreat […]

  • Wake Up 2023 Retreat

    Wake Up 2023 Retreat

    An in-person 7-day retreat for young adults between the ages of 18 and 35 years old, hosted by Deer Park Monastery with the support of monastics and practitioners in the […]

  • Mindful Hiking in Nature Retreat

    Mindful Hiking in Nature Retreat

    This one week backpacking trip in the wilderness surrounding Deer Park Monastery will entail approximately 3-6 miles of walking with a fully-loaded backpack per day. Participants are required to bring […]

  • The Buddha The Scientist

    The Buddha The Scientist

    During this retreat, we will also live-stream for those unable to attend in-person. The Dharma Talks begin at 10:30am Pacific time Thursday through Sunday and an orientation to the practice […]

  • Sierra Nevada Backpacking Retreat Photo Gallery

    Sierra Nevada Backpacking Retreat Photo Gallery

    The Sierra Nevada Mindful Backpacking Retreat took place July 17-23, 2022 in the Golden Trout Wilderness area on the Eastern side of the Sierra Nevada mountains in California. The retreat […]

  • Alaska Mindfulness Retreat

    Alaska Mindfulness Retreat

    SOLID AS A MOUNTAIN: Mindfulness Practices for Challenging Times A weekend retreat in Homer, Alaska. When we stop and listen to really hear and receive the many gifts of the […]

  • Mindfulness in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

    Mindfulness in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

    This year we have been experimenting with hiking and climbing trips. With two retreats completed, we are now ready to offer our third trip to the Golden Trout Wilderness in […]