Garths Boulder Garden


Boulder Gardens Sanctuary 

I have lived and worked tirelessly creating Boulder Gardens for 39 years cultivating a harmonic co-existence between man and the natural world.  Its a delicate balancing act of permaculture and oasis which nourishes hundreds of local spices, and people too.  

Over the decades it has become a resting place and nature  sanctuary for hundreds of monks, light-workers, and holy persons of all types retreating, to meditate, reflect, and launch forth new inspired ways of love and light.  

Everyone is welcome at Boulder Gardens. The desert environment is beautiful and tranquil. The volunteers are warm and inviting. Visitors are invited and encouraged to share the land with family and friends and to appreciate  its natural beauty.

I live a simple lifestyle, and share it as an example of how to blend with the land without destroying it; to harmonize with it. 


My hands are rough and seasoned with the earth. They tell the story of the effort put into creating this sacred space for people on their journey.  

 Today you are being called to share our vision.

Please help us to maintain and improve Boulder Gardens for all.

Please give generously!

Visitors are welcome. 

A visitor wrote April 21st 2019:
“The most unbelievably magical experience. Beautiful doesn’t quite cut it- the place, the people...this is a true heaven on Earth. Can’t wait to come back.”

Frank Bernard wrote;
"One of the most beautiful places that I've ever been in my life after visiting for the first time I went home got my family and returned because I needed them to experience it as well I'll be back soon thank you"

Luiza Leite: 
April 26, 2016 · 
"I came here with a couple friends after the Joshua tree music festival. What a magical place! Garth is super sweet, the landscape and built structures are stunning, the vibe is stellar. If you have a chance to check it out, do it!"

Spacetime Robert:  "It is Absolutely True.  Love is part of the Radiant Glow that totally covers the Boulder Gardens. Waking up in the Gardens, meditating, hiking around and absorbing pristine nature is beyond awesome. Thank you for preserving and maintaining your Beautiful Space. It was an exquisite experience visiting with you. I will be back."

Rebecca Playfair 
February 26, 2018 · 
"What an amazing place! The people we met were warm and inviting. The desert environment was beautiful and tranquil. This place is perfectly orchestrated!” So thankful to the community and radical hospitality that we received here. Looking forward to returning. �����"

Chuck Chang 
November 24, 2015 · 
"Garth is one of the most loving man I have been very fortunate to have met. His land is so mystical and beautiful. Thank you so much Garth for hosting us with your beauty!"

Here’s what May wrote after a two day stay:
'This is one of the
most stunning, and attractive places we’ve come across. Boulder Gardens is a magical space with boulders, wildlife, and a lot of stars.This is a jewel!!”

In closing, we would like to say thank you for helping this just cause.
Your donation will help maintain and improve the Boulder Gardens for all.
  We now have a retro active 501c3 status, so give your tax deductible donations generously.
Boulder Gardens Sanctuary 501c3 tax identification number is 84-2373784. 

Watch You tube links below about Garth's.

1.) Dreaming of Boulder Gardens 

2.) Garth's Boulder Gardens

3.) 'Courage of the Heart'  a film by  Paul Wilderman.

 4.) Garth filmed by Mary Wier.

5.) A short movie inspiring donations for Garth.

Garth article in the Sawtooth Mountain Views, Pioneertown Ca, Summer 1998
Garth and a picture of his younger self when he arrived on the property 38 years ago.

Garth walking to the teepe through the snow.
Friends walking up Godsway Love in the summer time.                                                                                                              32916078_1537493002146253_r.jpeg32916078_1560464989647649_r.jpeg32916078_1560465138290002_r.jpeg
The Crystal Cathedral at Garth's
Boulders at Garth's place.
The view at sunset from Garth's.

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Pioneertown, CA
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