Personal Equine Retreat Weekend

Reconnect with your heart, revitalize your life, and step into your next chapter

You're curious what horses teach us about life


You yearn to connect with your heart

You love animals and want to understand their language

You're burnt out and ready for change

You want to create more authentic, supportive relationships

You crave nature and silence

You want to meditate more (or at all!)

You Hold the Reins

You have all the answers you seek and all the capabilities you desire.


We empower you to uncover your innate wisdom, power, and love and find balance, joy, and fulfillment in your life.


We facilitate direct experiences of your true nature and potential through the partnership of horse and human.

Your Retreat Includes


Equine Coaching 

Happy Meditator

Yoga Therapy

Girl with Horse

All Levels Trail Ride

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Ananda Village, a spiritual community & place of pilgrimage in Northern California

14618 Tyler Foote Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959

The Herd Spirit equine center is located in the heart of Ananda Village, a thriving spiritual community for more than fifty years. Nestled in the Sierra Nevada foothills of California, Ananda Village is home to more than 200 residents who are deeply committed to their path of Kriya Yoga.


Each year, thousands of visitors come to train in yoga and meditation, enjoy personal retreats at one of Ananda's two retreat centers, or walk amongst the famous gardens of Crystal Hermitage. It's residents also run a yoga-based elementary school, small businesses, and local shops.

Herd Spirit clients and program participants are invited to book their own accommodations at one of Ananda's two world-class spiritual retreat centers or one of the many other options available in the area.

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