Rangjung Yeshe Gomde

Dzogchen Meditation and Retreat Center

Visitor’s Guide

Getting Here

Rangjung Yeshe Gomde is located just off Highway 101 on the outskirts of the small town of Leggett in Mendocino County. Leggett is a 3½-hour drive north of San Francisco (90 minutes south of Eureka, 1 hour north of Ukiah). Driving From San Francisco Take Highway 101 North across the Golden Gate Bridge. Drive for… more »

Rideshare Program

Rideshare is a free service which helps to connect riders and drivers.  If you need a ride to Gomde or you could use some help with driving and costs, you can post your own notice for rides or riders on this website. Click here to go to the Rideshare website.


The Sangha House is the office for Gomde. Here you will find information regarding programs, services, Gomde membership, and the activities of our lineage holders. Stop in here first to register or check-in for programs. The bulletin board here contains information on upcoming programs and activities, ride-sharing, Work-Study Jobs, and volunteer opportunities. Meals are served in… more »

Cautionary Advice on the Environment

We ask all retreatants to sign the Acknowledgment of Hazards form. Please read this section and understand the dangers specific to the land. Walking Trails For your safety, only use the marked trails. Maps are available upon request. Daily Temperatures Temperatures are variable throughout the day. Mornings and evenings can be cool and crisp; summer… more »

Packing List

The following are items all attendees must bring, as they are not provided by the center. Please mark all personal belongings with your name, especially items you may leave in common areas such as the Buddha Hall or Sangha House: Personal water bottle Flashlight with extra batteries Sunhat, sunglasses, sunscreen Shawl/blanket (cool in the evenings)… more »


Acknowledgement of Hazards Form 2011 RYG CA Health Form 2011 Scholarship Application Practice History Form 2011

Local Accommodations

Leggett (Less than 10 minutes drive) Stonegate Villas (707) 925-6226 65260 Drive Thru Tree Road, Leggett 95585 www.stonegate-villas.com 7 rooms, 3 with kitchenettes, nice garden, closest to Rangjung Yeshe Gomde Redwoods River Resort & Campground (707) 925-6249 7500 Hwy 101, Leggett 95585 www.redwoodriverresort.com Pool, store, private beach 8 lodge rooms (2-8 people), 7 cabins (2-6… more »