If you are an overnight guest, be sure to keep the gate code with you.
We're open for overnight stays in one of our guest rooms (yurts are closed at this time). Click on Lodging to make a reservation. If you would like to host a retreat at Land of Medicine Buddha, please contact our Facility Rentals Manager at for pricing, availability, and other information.
To help maintain our property and trails, we request a $20 donation/car for hikers, dog-walkers and visitors. (Participants in our programs or retreats are exempt.)
If you walk into Land of Medicine Buddha through the front gate, please be sure to leave the land before the gate closes at 4:00pm. The gate automatically opens for vehicles leaving the property.
No walking after dark.
We are located in Santa Cruz County, California, near Monterey Bay, a marine sanctuary. Miles of beaches and the towns of Capitola, Aptos, and Santa Cruz are all within a fifteen-minute drive. Read more about our forest land...