Events

Trail Workday at Riddell Preserve 1.25.2020

01/25/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come make history with LandPaths! LandPaths is installing a brand spankin' new trail system and you can be a part of it. New trails will be used for LandPaths educational and outings programs. By helping build these trails, you will be a part of the Riddell Preserve forever! Trail work includes brushing vegetation, bench cutting, building structures, and clearing dirt off the trail. There are tasks for everyone!

Vamos Afuera: Búsqueda de Hongos  *Lleno*

01/26/2020 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM PT
  • Free
¿Alguna vez te has preguntado cómo un hongo parece salir mágicamente del suelo? ¿O cuántos diferentes colores de hongos hay? ¿O por qué algunos hongos tienen una forma típica redonda, pero otros son extraños y viscosos? Si es así, esta aventura enfocada en niños es para ti. Aprenderemos sobre el importante papel de los hongos en nuestro ecosistema mientras tratamos de encontrar hongos diferentes y extraños. Nos acompañara un experto/a en micología en una caminata relajada por la propiedad protegida para siempre por Sonoma County Ag + Open Space. ¡Traiga a toda la familia para aprender sobre el maravilloso mundo de los hongos! 

Stewardship Workday at Ocean Song- 1.31.2020

01/31/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come lend a hand at LandPaths' newest preserve! With it's beautiful native grasslands, lush gardens, oak woodlands, and views for miles, Ocean Song is an ecological and cultural treasure. Join us for a morning of stewardship and community at this beautiful preserve!

The Story of Saddle Mountain *Full*

02/02/2020 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM PT
  • Free
LandPaths and Ag + Open Space invite you to visit the Saddle Mountain Open Space Preserve. Once at risk of development, the now 960-acre preserve of oak woodlands, mixed forests, and open grasslands are protected forever by Ag+Open Space. This property contains a quarter of the Mark West watershed, and has been identified as one of the most important habitats to protect in our region. Mark West Creek is home to both Coho salmon and Steelhead trout, and serves as a wildlife corridor for terrestrial and aquatic species. Along our hike, we’ll hear from Friends of the Mark West Watershed, a community of neighbors, landowners and supporters working to protect restore and sustain the Upper Mark West Watershed in Sonoma County.

Stewardship Workday at Bohemia Ecological Preserve 2.5.2020

02/05/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Give nature a hand! Come and join us at the stunning, 1,000-acre Bohemia Ecological Preserve for a day of stewardship, community-building, a bit of exercise and some fun! Tasks are dependent on need and season.

Stewardship Workday at Fitch Mountain 2.7.2020

02/07/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Lend a hand to steward Fitch Mountain! Volunteer stewards maintain the trails, preserve natural resources, meet new people, learn new things, and feel good about the work they accomplish. Without help from volunteers like you, many parks like this wouldn’t exist!

Grove of Old Trees Stewardship Workday 2.8.2020

02/08/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Lend a hand to ensure that this unique wild space continues to be a healthy and flourishing habitat for our native plants and animals, as well as a place for our human community to gather and find solace in the majesty of the redwood forest.

Winter Birding at Poff Ranch *Full*

02/08/2020 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM PT
  • Free
Join LandPaths and Ag + Open Space for a spring birding hike at the spectacular Wright Hill Ranch just south of Red Hill on the Sonoma Coast. The 1,235-acres property is protected by Ag+Open Space. The property features breathtaking coastal views from Wright Hill (1190 feet), extensive wildlife habitat and a colorful history. This property is protected for future recreation potential including possible future trail connections to the Coastal Trail AND as part of Sonoma County’s coastal “agriculture belt” – which includes continued grazing.

We will be joined by veteran LandPaths’ volunteer & UC California Naturalist Dave Barry (a.k.a. “Duck Dave”) who will share his extensive bird knowledge with all of us as we traverse the grasslands. Bring your binoculars!

Grove of Old Trees Stewardship Workday 2.11.2020

02/11/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Lend a hand to ensure that this unique wild space continues to be a healthy and flourishing habitat for our native plants and animals, as well as a place for our human community to gather and find solace in the majesty of the redwood forest.

Vamos Afuera: Aprendemos a Crear un Diario de la Naturaleza

02/15/2020 01:00 PM - 04:30 PM PT
  • Free
¿Quiéres apreciar la naturaleza con una perspectiva diferente? ¿Quiéres observar, comprender y grabar más del vibrante mundo que te rodea? Este taller divertido te enseñará las herramientas utilizadas por los mejores naturalistas de todos los tiempos. Usando lápices y un cuaderno de campo, crearemos dibujos y tomaremos notas de nuestros encuentros con la fascinante biodiversidad de la Laguna de Santa Rosa y señalando el arroyo Irwin.

Stewardship Workday at the Riddell Preserve 2.20.2020

02/20/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come lend a hand to help steward LandPaths' Riddell Preserve!

Stewardship Workday at Bohemia Ecological Preserve 2.21.2020

02/21/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Give nature a hand! Come and join us at the stunning, 1,000-acre Bohemia Ecological Preserve for a day of stewardship, community-building, a bit of exercise and some fun! Tasks are dependent on need and season.

Exploring the Trees of Bohemia Ecological Preserve (draft)

02/22/2020 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
  • $5.00
Join us as we hike through the beautiful Bohemia Ecological Preserve to interact with a handful of different tree species. We'll explore the forests, full of trees such as Douglas firs,California Buckeye, Native willows, and Oaks. This outing will be geared for home-school children and parents and will include a time of drawing in our nature journals. Our route will be a little over 3 miles.  

Stewardship Workday at Ocean Song- 2.28.2020

02/28/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come lend a hand at LandPaths' newest preserve! With it's beautiful native grasslands, lush gardens, oak woodlands, and views for miles, Ocean Song is an ecological and cultural treasure. Join us for a morning of stewardship and community at this beautiful preserve!

Trail Workday at Riddell Preserve 2.29.2020

02/29/2020 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come make history with LandPaths! LandPaths is installing a brand spankin' new trail system and you can be a part of it. New trails will be used for LandPaths educational and outings programs. By helping build these trails, you will be a part of the Riddell Preserve forever! Trail work includes brushing vegetation, bench cutting, building structures, and clearing dirt off the trail. There are tasks for everyone!

LandPaths Spring Break Nature Camp (2020)

03/16/2020 09:00 AM - 03/20/2020 03:00 PM PT
  • $300.00  -  Full Price /Precio completo
  • $150.00  -  50% Scholarship - PRE-APPROVED registrants ONLY please! /Beca del 50% - ¡SOLAMENTE PRE-APROBADOS!
  • $50.00  -  Scholarship - PRE-APPROVED registrants ONLY please! / Beca - ¡SOLO SOLICITANTES PARA INSCRIPTORES PRE-APROBADOS!
  • Free  -  Staff Test/Prueba (para administrator solamente)
Spring Break Camp is a nature-based day camp open to young people aged 6 to 12. Campers will learn and play while exploring the rich environment of Rancho Mark West.