Blooming Now at Jack London State Historic Park

Jack London State Historic Park 2400 London Ranch Rd, Glen Ellen, CA, United States

Free online “Blooming Now” guide to wildflowers at Jack London State Historic Park available Feb. 1-Aug. 31, 2024 Wildflower-watchers delight in seeing blossoms along the trails of Jack London State Historic Park in Glen Ellen (Sonoma County, CA) during peak … Read more

Memento Mori | Memento Vivere Photo Exhibition

Marin Art and Garden Center 30 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Ross, CA, United States

A joint exhibition by the Bay Area Photographers Collective and Samurai Foto (Yokohama, Japan) Curated by Trisha Lagaso Goldberg Opening Reception: Sunday, March 10, 1–3:30 pm with live ikebana demonstration at 1-1:30 pmMarch 9–April 21, 2024 • In The Studio … Read more

Ridge to Bridge 2024

Marin Headlands Fort Cronkhite 1050 Mitchell Rd., Sausalito, California

On Saturday, April 13, 2024 Ridge to Bridge will bring together hikers, mountain bikers, and equestrians for an epic day of adventure on the Ridge Trail in the Marin Headlands. Learn more and register for tickets here. Your ticket includes … Read more

Spring Wildflower Hike at Edgewood Park and Natural Preserve

Edgewood County Park & Natural Preserve Redwood City, CA, United States

Join Friends of Edgewood docents for a spring wildflower hike at Edgewood Park and Natural Preserve! To find a hike event that works for you, please visit here and register. Spring is the best time to experience Edgewood's extraordinary biodiversity! … Read more

Free

Marine Wildlife and Ecology – Sail under the Golden Gate Bridge 2024

Schooner Freda B Sausalito Yacht Harbor Slip 465, Sausalito, CA, United States

This signature sail, boarding in Sausalito, will take you under the Golden Gate Bridge and all the way out to Point Bonita Lighthouse. This is a prime area for wildlife and we'll have a naturalist on-board to guide you through … Read more

$99.00

Volunteer Restoration Workday at Redwood Creek

Redwood Creek Main St and Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA, United States

Volunteers will be beautifying the shore and supporting sensitive habitat areas along Redwood Creek. We will remove invasive plants and pick up trash in and around our restoration areas to help promote the growth of native plants and improve the … Read more

Free

Guided Tours at Armstrong Redwoods

Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve 17000 Armstrong Woods Road, Guerneville, CA, United States

Join us for an easy, docent-guided walk along the forest floor, and learn about redwoods, the history of the area, its people, plants, and animals! Meet in the front parking lot at 10AM next to the picnic tables. These tours … Read more

Free

Class Series: Native Plant Families of California

Regional Parks Botanic Garden Wildcat Canyon Road at South Park Drive, Berkeley, CA, United States

Native Plant Families of California Dr. Glenn Keator will be teaching this series of classes at the Regional Parks Botanic Garden Visitor Center in TIlden Park. Gain familiarity with California’s most prominent, beautiful, and diverse plant families. Each session combines … Read more

$80
Event Series Edible & Medicinal Plant Walk

Edible & Medicinal Plant Walk

Sugarloaf Ridge State Park 2605 Adobe Canyon Rd, kenwood

Join Certified California Naturalist Mary Good on a hike exploring the medicinal and edible plants of the park. Weaving in natural history, ethnobotany, herbalism and folktales, this walk will open your senses, as well as your curiosity to the abundance … Read more

$15 – $20

Free Docent Tours at the Regional Parks Botanic Garden

Regional Parks Botanic Garden Wildcat Canyon Road at South Park Drive, Berkeley, CA, United States

Join our knowledgeable docents for free guided tours of the garden on non-rainy Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays (except New Years Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day). Tours usually last about an hour and are appropriate for both adults and children. … Read more

Free

Slow Wildflower Journeys Hike

Sugarloaf Ridge State Park 2605 Adobe Canyon Rd, kenwood

Do you enjoy slow walks in a valley, breezes, wildflowers, the sounds of songbirds, the taste of a Douglas Fir needle or a California Bay leaf, the aroma of Tarweed, or watching wild turkeys and California Quail hunt for seeds … Read more

$5 – $10

Volunteer Outside in Redwood City

Stulsaft Park 3700 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City

Come enjoy the outdoors and work to restore a neighborhood park! Volunteers should expect to support the restoration of this California ecosystem by sawing and clipping cotoneaster, a woody invasive plant species. We will also pull and clip a viney … Read more

Free

BioBlitz Hike 4 – All Things That Begin with B and Beyond

Mitchell Canyon Visitor Center 96 Mitchell Canyon Road, Clayton

Join us in Mount Diablo State Park’s stunning Mitchell Canyon on an exploration for All That Begin with B and Beyond – birds, butterflies, blooms and more! We'll hike for about 3 to 4 miles with little elevation gain and … Read more

Free

The Future is Fluid: Reawakening Urban Landscapes to Nature’s Wisdom

PIER 1 Pier 1, The Embarcadero (at Washington St.), San Francisco, CA, United States

FILM SCREENING + CONVERSATION AT SF PIER 1 As we grapple with the intense environmental and social crises exacerbated by our growth-obsessed economic system, we confront the need to change how we relate to the natural world as city dwellers. … Read more

Rare Plants on Mount Diablo Webinar

Zoom Webinar

Join our experienced naturalist Dan Fitzgerald, as he takes you on a virtual hike from Mount Diablo's lower elevation to its summit and see what are some of the rarer and less observed blooming plants on the mountain. You will … Read more

Free

Bay Nature Hike: Máyyan ‘Ooyákma – Coyote Ridge Open Space Preserve

Máyyan ‘Ooyákma - Coyote Ridge Open Space Preserve 9611 Malech Rd, Morgan Hill

Join Bay Nature, Stu Weiss of Creekside Science, representatives from the Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority (OSA), and other guests for an exclusive hike at the newly opened Máyyan 'Ooyákma – Coyote Ridge Open Space Preserve—featured in Bay Nature’s … Read more

Free – $5
Event Series The Secret Garden

Volunteer at The Secret Garden

Black Point Historic Gardens 3500 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, United States

There’s a forgotten and overgrown garden in San Francisco, built in the 1850s with rock walls and meandering paths that overlook the Bay waterfront. Help remedy many years of inattention to Black Point Historic Gardens in Fort Mason, and learn the garden’s … Read more

Free

Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival

Environmental Action Committee of West Marin 65 Third Street, Suite 12, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Mark Your Calendars for the 15th Anniversary of the Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival, April 19th - April 21st, 2024! This year’s event features 40+ field events in Marin, Sonoma, and Contra Costa counties, a Friday Art Show Opening … Read more

Free – $100
Event Series Volunteer at The Secret Garden

Volunteer at The Secret Garden

Black Point Historic Gardens 3500 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, United States

There’s a forgotten and overgrown garden in San Francisco, built in the 1850s with rock walls and meandering paths that overlook the Bay waterfront. Help remedy many years of inattention to Black Point Historic Gardens in Fort Mason, and learn the garden’s … Read more

Free

Spring Wildflower Hike at Edgewood Park and Natural Preserve

Edgewood County Park & Natural Preserve Redwood City, CA, United States

Join Friends of Edgewood docents for a spring wildflower hike at Edgewood Park and Natural Preserve! To find a hike event that works for you, please visit here and register. Spring is the best time to experience Edgewood's extraordinary biodiversity! … Read more

Free
Event Series Spring Has Sprung

Spring Has Sprung

Del Valle Regional Park 7000 Del Valle Rd, Livermore, CA, United States

Join the East Bay Regional Parks District after school in Del Valle to discover springtime in the park. From budding wildflowers to powerful pollinators, topics will change each week with a guided activity led by visitor center staff. Learn more … Read more