Sierra Retreats

"Wisdom tells me I am nothing, love tells me I am everything, somewhere in between my life flows."

Local Sitting Groups and Events

Sitting Groups

Sierra Retreats Sangha, Boulder, Mondays 5:15 - 7 pm, Contact Lois at 303-439-0407 or

Terry Ray, Boulder - Weekly sits Mondays, Tuesdays, and Sundays

Barry Gillespie, Arvada - Thursday evenings 7 - 8:45pm

Insight Meditation Community of Colorado, Boulder, Denver - Sitting groups in Boulder Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays; Sundays in Denver.

Prairie Mountain Zendo, Longmont, Ft. Collins - offers regular Tuesday evening sits in Longmont and Saturday morning sits in Fort Collins as well as periodic retreats. Prairie Mountain Zendo follows the Soto Zen tradition. Contact Cliff Clusin at 303-532-3218 for more information.

Shakti Vihara, Colorado Springs - Ajahn Thanasanti and the Sangha host regular Saturday sits in the Theravada Forest tradition.

Rocky Mountain Insight, Colorado Springs - hosts weekly sits Wednesdays, Sundays, and Mondays. E-mail:, Phone: 719-634-0566

Willow Farm Contemplative Center, Hygiene - hosts meditations Monday through Friday.

Daylongs and Retreats

Barry Gillespie, Boulder - hosts periodic daylongs.

Terry Ray - hosts retreats throughout the year in Estes Park and Vail.

Impermanent Sangha, Rocky Mountains, Colorado - Low-cost meditation retreats in wilderness and nature.

Insight Meditation Community of Colorado, Boulder, Denver - Offers daylongs and retreats throughout the year.

Prairie Mountain Zendo, Longmont - offers meditation weekends throughout the year.

Willow Farm Contemplative Center, Hygiene - contemplative center offering events throughout the year.

Desert Dharma, Moab, Utah - hosts retreats and events throughout the year.