is no longer a retreat center, but these web pages are provided so potential buyers can see how it used to
be run, in case starting a retreat center is something you might want to do. The cabins are currently
rented out to residential tenants. The following is from the recent retreat center business: Frogwood
Lodge Retreat Center is a not-for-profit multi-use
facility in a beautiful remote and private natural setting in Boonville,
California (Mendocino County, a 2.5 hour drive from SF). Frogwood
can be a group retreat spot (for up to 60 people), a cabin-rental get-away,
conference center, workshop classroom, meeting space, party and wedding
venue, personal retreat facility, and more. We offer our large and
beautiful Lodge building, well-equipped community kitchen, dining room,
several fully-furnished cabins, deluxe hot tub in the Redwoods, and some
walking trails. (Please see our Facility
Sorry, we do not allow pets.
Open for Rentals: Our private
and beautiful forest facilities are currently available for rental. Free
use of our incredible hot tub and lounge decks is included with rental!
We currently have several cabins and our Main Lodge available. We also
offer camping sites in the redwood, fir and madrone forest. The Main Lodge
consists of a 1000 square foot multi-purpose room with two bathrooms,
and a commercial-grade kitchen and dining room downstairs. Each cabin
is furnished with bathroom and a well-equipped kitchen.
FLRC Mission Statement:
Frogwood is a community project dedicated to land
stewardship, and to providing this magical and sacred space for gatherings
and personal retreats. We seek to facilitate groups and individuals coming
to work on evolving consciousness, healing arts, expressive arts, and
"The greatest thing we ever did, was not to play
music, but to give the tribe a place to gather"
We are a community facility
and we welcome ideas and help from those who are inspired by the sacred
site and our Earth-Friendly mission. Send us feedback
about our mission statement by clicking here: mission
"at" frogwood "dot" org
When you come to Frogwood Lodge
Please ask a Frogwood staff member if you have any questions or needs.
We hope you enjoy your stay!
Frogwood Basic Guidelines:
1. Frogwood is a forest and wildlife sanctuary. Please
respect the land and the diverse organisms that live here.
2. Frogwood needs your help to be good neighbors. Please
keep the noise level down (especially late-night), and do not wander off
of our property.
3. We do not allow pets, fires, violence, or illegal
4. Fire Safety: DANGER! We do not allow candles (except
attended glass-enclosed “seven day candles”)
nor open flames. Please be extra mindful with incense, smudge sticks,
etc. No candles, incense, etc. for tent campers, please.
What to Bring For
Your Stay at Frogwood:
2. Slippers for indoor shoes-off zones
3. Food and Beverages
4. Layered Clothing (for weather variation) & walking shoes
6. Optional: Extra Bedding/Towel
(to add to what we provide, for your
Donations for Frogwood (please
see our Needs page)
Frogwood Visitor Testimonials:
Many people who have visited Frogwood have been moved
to write about their experience. Below are a few excerpts from our files...
"I'm really enjoying the almost complete freedom from the annoyance
of cell phones and other EMF/noise sources that blesses Frogwood. We all
know and continue to hear from other people about how magical the energy
is here ...on subtle levels we respond to the vastly lowered amount of
interference/noise/signal fairly quickly, so that it's easier for almost
everyone to relax here, which promotes a harmonious environment for healing
and deep inner work."
-Geoffrey P., California
"This Frogwood place is clearly magical. The land has an ability
to heal and to inspire. The trees are stunning. The comfortable cabins
are perfect for the forest-living experience that Frogwood is all about.
We will be back many times."
-S.L. San Francisco
"W e had inspiring experiences at the temple of frogwood... yummy...
what a magical vortex, what powerful and healing land... timeless bliss...
sweet... humbling... remembering truths ...deep gratitude for this protected
sanctuary... for the wise redwood teachers... you are visionaries."
-Zoe, San Francisco
" We had the
blessing of the rain during all the weekend. The frogs sang beautifully
and it felt so cozy, contained by the forest, and warmed by the fire.
This place is amazing! I loved it. I will be back."
- Sophia C.
" I enjoyed the refuge under the rain and the protection of these
beautiful sacred trees surrounding us and all the energy spots on the
land. Thank you for your courage and dedication in keeping this sacred
retreat center alive. We need it more than ever... Frogwood is a haven
of hope and rejuvination. Merci, et bonne chance.
- M.P.L., San Francisco
" Frogwood is the perfect place to do inner journey and have a warm
containing place to hold the work. We look forward to more."
- M.A., San Francisco
" This is a precious place where my creativity is magically nurtured.
Upon arriving at Frogwood, my armor from the city is no longer needed
and I become more my true self. I love the abundant wildlife and lush
flora. Being in this biodiversity is healing. I look forward to many more
experiences and expressions at Frogwood. "
- Lynx, San Francisco
" Thanks for this marvelous space ship fully equipped for the
further journeys. A great containing uterus. Best wishes for this place,
which is sacred."
"Frog people- I thank you a million times for the quiet stay at
Frogwood Retreat. I needed some alone time and a re-connection with nature.
The woods and the cabin were the perfect treatment."
-Monkito, Bay Area
"We need to get out of stuffy warehouses in crime-ridden neighborhoods
and unfold in exquisite surroundings. I believe Frogwood is perfectly
situated to be the ultimate chill space on the west coast...Breitenbush
meets Burning Man."
-Bruce Pavitt, Founder of Sub-Pop Records, Seattle
"I always sleep very soundly and sweetly when I am at Frogwood.
very sweet and peaceful there somehow."
-J.R. , Veteran Sleeper
" Thank you so much for providing this wonderful place where I
healed my soul and spirit to so much joy. Thanks for your vision, we are
many dreamers and together we can build the new world of light, love and
-Monica, Milky Way Galaxy
We would love to read your testimonial or your thoughts about your visit
to Frogwood Lodge Retreat Center! Please send us your memories by clicking
here: Testimonials "at"
frogwood "dot" org
Centers for Social Change:
There are many retreat centers in Northern California that offer one or
more of the following components in a remote and comfortable setting:
1. Facilities Rental
2. Guest Programs
3. Spa Facilities
4. Healing Practitioners
5. Food Services
6. Planetary Improvement Agenda
Retreat centers have many different styles and intentions. Each
has it's own unique blend of offerings and environment. Frogwood
Lodge is another such retreat, and our current focus is on categories
1 and 6 (Facilities Rental and Planetary Improvement Agenda.) Thank you
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