The present generation of stewards have
expanded on the original vision, moving towards sustainability with
reforestation after SOD fatalities, innovative water conservation methods, fruit
tree orchards, chickens, and a thriving herb and vegetable garden. They have broadcast into the ethers that
Evergreen Ranch is a haven where all brothers and sisters are safe, hence
hosting thriving populations of coyotes, fox, bobcats, deer, skunks, raccoons.
rabbits, possums, wild turkeys, and the occasional itinerant mountain lion.
Everyone is thrilled one of the nature cameras, set on 10 seconds video, recorded a black bear walking north on the ridge road very early in the morning of August 11, 2016. This is their first sighting ever.
In 1981 led by Spirit, Reverend Carraway located a vortex in a circle of oak trees, which has been used for powerful ceremonies ever since. It is now known as our community Medicine Wheel and welcomes young and old for spirit classes, solstice and equinox ceremonies and drumming circles.
In 2014 Spirit christened Sacred Rocks as the community camping grounds. Formerly in the 1800’s these rocks were the site of a trading post between the indigenous peoples and the settlers. Over the years many have been blessed to discover arrowheads and pottery pieces around rock formations on the property. In addition to hosting Spirit-led overnight quests, the adjacent meadow also plays hosts to community parties and receptions.