For, behold, I create new heavens and a new earth: and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind.    Isaiah 65:17

"And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for meat.   Genesis 1:29

"Let your food be your medicine" -Hypocrites

Copyright 2012 Jon Wade Shumway

The New Earth Wellness Retreat- Accommodations and Retreat Options

Retreat Options

    Taste & See  -One to Three Days

This single day retreat is designed for those who have not yet been convinced that a whole-food vegetarian diet can be appetizing  and satisfying enough to adopt as a sustainable new lifestyle.

Guests will be treated to three delicious healthy meals that have been adapted to their taste and preferences so as to demonstrate to the most discriminating taste buds that a healthful diet can be delicious and completely satisfying.

     Quick Start  -Three to 7 day

Designed for those who have enjoyed the Taste & See retreat or motivated self-starters who need only the facts and a little mentoring to launch successfully into the adventure of abundant health.

   Extreme Lifestyle Makeover  -14 to 21-day

For those who have completed the Taste & See or the Quick Start retreats and realize that to be completely successful in this major life-changing adventure of healthful living, they need the full benefit of a complete Program. Includes:

    Custom Tailored Options  -Flexible

Recognizing that not everyone has the same needs, we will make every effort to help you design an experience that will give you control over your new lifestyle.

Outdoor Adventure Experiences- Inspiration for embracing an active lifestyle out of doors. Includes day-hikes in nearby Sequoia/Kings Canyon National Forest/Park.

Shopping Field-Trips - Guided tour of healthful shopping.

Hazmat Pantry Raid - Assistance in disposal of un-healthful food that currently lurk in your pantry and cupboards. Substandard food and drink items will be replaced with only delicious and healthful stock. The  products that are removed will be boxed and delivered to the local food pantry or homeless shelter.


The Lodge

Flexible arrangements, including wheelchair accessible downstairs bedroom/bathroom offers comfortable accommodations for families, couples & single guests.

Family- Two guest rooms can be configured to accommodate most families

Couples- A choice of two guest rooms with private bathrooms.

Individuals- Two spacious room options available

The Manzanita Room

The Elderberry Room

Tent Camping

The is plenty  creek-side camping spots of those who prefer being closer to nature.

Since it is our belief that outdoor activity is an important part of good health be prepared to spend time every day assisting with gardening, walking or other activity according to your ability and interest.


Jeanine is now compiling our cookbook. If you would like to be notified click here.

The Manzanita Room

offers a large airy atmosphere and the superior  view of nature from its second-floor altitude

The Elderberry Room

On the ground floor offers full wheelchair accessibility, including the Bathroom.