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Wildflowers of Healdsburg Ridge
Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve
Sunday, April 28th 9am-1pm
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Join Biologist Kate Symonds of the Fitch Mountain Association for a walk through the woods of Healdsburg Ridge to enjoy the arrival of spring wildflowers! We’ll hike and talk throughout the 160-acre preserve exploring on our way to the “Russian River Overlook”. Our walk will be a short distance (2-3 miles) with a few moderate to steep grades, taking us through oak woodlands, grasslands and serpentine chaparral.
Location: Healdsburg Ridge Open Preserve -Arabian Way trailhead. Street parking.
Take the Dry Creek exit and go east.
Turn left (north) on Healdsburg Avenue and go about 1 mile.
Turn right (east) onto Parkland Farms Boulevard and travel to the eastern end of the road (about ¾ miles).
Turn right onto Bridle Path and look for on-street parking.
Trailhead is at the eastern end of Arabian Way
What to bring:
Re-fillable water bottle
Shoes with good tread for walking
Clothing in layers
Notebook if you'd like
You will be asked to sign a liability waiver.
There is no restroom or water at property.
Though dogs are allowed at Healdsburg Ridge, we ask that you leave them at home for this outing
There is poison oak on the property and (as everywhere) ticks. Please do a thorough tick-check at home after the outing
Contact: For any other questions or if you would like to register over the phone, please contact Jesica Rodriguez by calling 707-544-7284 #107 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org