Get your hiking shoes on and your taste buds ready. Ranger Charlie Schonwasser and Native Foods Chef, John Farais, lead this culinary hike on beautiful Mount Burdell. Learn the many ways local Native Americans used the abundant native plants of this area for food, medicine and other everyday needs. Our destination is Pierre Joske Grove where we will rest and enjoy a shared meal. Please bring a cold dish to share and an optional recipe card to exchange with others. A maximum of 25 participants will be allowed. Registration is required. RSVP to Charlie Schonwasser at (415) 473-2816 or CSchonwasser@marincounty.org. Meet at the gate on San Andreas Dr in Novato. DIRECTIONS: From Hwy 101 in Novato, take exit 463 for San Marin Dr west 2.3 miles. Turn right onto San Andreas Dr and follow approximately 0.5 mile. The gate is on the right (before dead end).