Kumeido – The Mendocino Zen Center

 From the South

Take #101 North from the San Francisco Bay Area to Cloverdale.

Take the third Cloverdale exit that says #128 West/Mendocino/Fort Bragg.

At the stop sign, go left under the freeway, pass a lumber mill and vineyard.

Turn right at a sign that says #128 West/Mendocino/Booneville/Fort Bragg.

Drive #128 past Yorkville, Booneville, Philo, Navarro (through vineyards and then redwoods near the coast. There #128 becomes Highway #1.

Continue north on Hwy #1, across the Navarro bridge, past the turnoff to Albion, across the Albion Bridge, then take the second right onto Albion Little River Rd.

Wind up Albion Little River Rd, past homesteads and redwoods (approx. 3 miles). Soon you’ll see five mailboxes on the right and across from them, on the left a sign that reads, Jacobs Ranch.

Turn left onto Jacobs Ranch, a gravel road. It curves for awhile, then dips down and turns sharply to the left. There, at that turn, is the entry to Kumeido. 6028 is written on a post.

From the North

Take Hwy #1 South to Little River Airport Rd. (There’s a cemetery on your right at the turn. Good chance to meditate on impermanence.

Take Little River Airport Rd. approximately 3 milies, past The Woods and the airport to the “Y.” At the “Y’ turn right onto Albion Little River Road.

Pass the end of the airport runway, see mail boxes onyour left, then turn right at Jacob’s Ranch.

From the East (from Ukiah)

Take either Highway #20 to Fort Bragg, or

Take Highway #253 to Booneville, then

Follow above directions from the north or south.