"When one thought ends, right before the next thought begins,
there is a tiny gap called 'now.' Over time we learn to expand that gap."

– Spring Washam

Upcoming Residential Retreats with Space Available

Periodically attending a meditation retreat is the best way to deepen and renew your practice. All of our retreats are silent with a few exceptions. Review the specific retreat descriptions for more details. Most Spirit Rock retreats are held in our upper Retreat Hall unless otherwise indicated. The following retreats are open for registration and still have limited spaces available.


Meditating on the Nine Bodies (360R18)
Phillip Moffitt and Dana DePalma
May 29 - June 3 


Aging, Dying, and Awakening (ages 55 & over) (362R18) - PARALLEL
Anna Douglas, Eugene Cash, Donald Rothberg, Konda Mason
June 4 - 10

Work Retreatant Opportunities

Spirit Rock offers Work Retreatant positions as an opportunity to explore integrated practice, where retreat life and the work of everyday life come together. In exchange for retreat fees, Work Retreatants serve approximately five non-consecutive hours per day in either the kitchen or housekeeping department. Below is a list of retreats with Work Retreatant positions available. For more details about applying, visit our Work Retreatant Information page.

Available Work Retreatant Positions:

362R18 - Aging, Dying, & Awakening -- Kitchen available
363R18 - Natural Liberation -- Kitchen available

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