Welcome to Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Wonderwell Mountain Refuge is a meditation and retreat center in Springfield, New Hampshire. We host a variety of retreats and programs oriented towards teaching practices of the Buddhist tradition, deepening personal practice, and integrating meditation into daily life. We are the practice center of Natural Dharma Fellowship, the non-profit organization that owns and operates Wonderwell.

12018 Retreats

Visit our Schedule page for a complete listing of programs.

  Weekend and week-long retreats for the introduction to and deepening of meditation and other Buddhist practices

  Specialty retreats for caregivers, artists, and writers

  Wilderness, outdoor, self-compassion, and yoga retreats

  Retreats on death & dying, relationships, Insight Dialogue, and Ecodharma

Click here for general information on various Retreat Options, including personal retreats.


Local Events

Next Dharma Sunday: February 11, 2018

10:00 am–2:00 pm:  A day of guided meditation, teaching on Buddhist practice, and a community potluck. Lama Willa Miller will be teaching this month.

Monday Night Meditation

6:30-8:00 pmEveryone is welcome for meditation, teaching, and discussion.

Upcoming Monday Night Meditation dates
Monday Night Meditation is on hold until February 5, 2018:
No sessions during January 2018, due to Winter Intensive
more dates and info



Upcoming Programs

Winter Meditation Intensive

January 2-31:  Registration for this program is now closed.

Mind-Training: The Bodhisattva’s Way of Life

March 9–11, A weekend with Lama Gursam Rinpoche, culminating in our March Dharma Sunday program

Foundations for Cutting Through to Pristine Awareness

March 15–19, with Doug Veenhof

For the Love of Wisdom

April 9–13, with Anam Thubten and Willa Miller. This retreat is currently full; we are no longer taking wait-list names.