Maps & Directions

Maps & Driving Directions

Retreat Center Map

Getting Here

Our address is 101 San Antonio Road, Petaluma, CA 94952

NOTES ABOUT DRIVING TO EARTHRISE –
Please be aware that Road Construction has altered our exit off of 101. Please do not rely on your GPS devices as they have not been updated for the recent changes in routes.

When Google, MapQuest & GPS devices do get you to EarthRise, they typically direct you to the Institute of Noetic Sciences entry gate as though that is your final destination. To finish your journey to EarthRise, pass through the gate and drive along the meadow until you come to the green road signs that direct you up the hill to the left.

If you look at Google driving directions you have the added benefit of real photographic images (at a dry time of year) that might be helpful.

Click here to get your own directions using Google
Click here to get your own directions using MapQuest


Driving Directions Southbound from Sonoma County

Hwy 101 Southbound from Petaluma, Santa Rosa, and points north:

  • Traveling South on US 101, take the “San Antonio Road/Landfill Access” Exit 467.  (The exit is approx 2 miles south of the old access to San Antonio Road.)
  • Turn RIGHT onto San Antonio Road at the stop sign at the top of the exit ramp.
  • Follow the San Antonio Frontage Road for approx 1.5 miles.  Turn LEFT at the “Institute of Noetic Sciences” sign.
  • After turning onto our property, drive ½ mile on the flat road (Burdell Drive)
  • Follow the road left and drive another ½ mile up the hill  (there are signs at the bottom of the hill pointing left to “EarthRise Retreat Center”)
  • At the top of the hill, look for the signs for your group (check-in for most groups is to the right).


Driving Directions Northbound from San Francisco or the San Francisco International Airport

Hwy 101 Northbound from San Francisco and points south:

  • Travel North on 101 and take the San Antonio/Landfill Road Exit
  • From this exit turn left and continue on to the San Antonio Frontage Road for about 2 miles.
  • Turn left at the gate to IONS. There is a sign for the Institute of Noetic Sciences at the gate. Drive through the gate and follow the signs to the Institute.
  • Turn left up the hill to the EarthRise Transformative Learning Center
  • At the top of the hill please look for your group sign and general parking is to the right.

Driving Directions from the East Bay/Oakland Airport

Take Highway 80 East
Exit Highway 37 toward Napa
Take Santa Rosa exit onto Highway 101 Northbound

Once you hit Highway 101 north you'll be joining northbound traffic from San Francisco. Please see the northbound directions above for the final part of your journey.

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