Events

January 2014 Events

JAN 1 First Day Hikes at Anderson Marsh State Historic Park

Anderson Marsh State Historic Park will hold a free, guided nature walk over the newly reopened McVicar Trail beginning at noon on New Year’s Day as p...read more

JAN 1 First Day Hikes with America's State Parks

Celebrate the New Year with "First Day Hikes" at Saddleback Butte and Red Rock Canyon State Parks. Rejuvenate by taking a family friendly trek through...read more

JAN 1 Mendocino Headlands - First Day Hike

Time: 1:00 p.m. Meet docent Jim Owens at the Ford House Visitor Center. Walk out to the Mendocino Headlands to look for gray whales. Learn about the...read more

JAN 1 Russian Gulch - First Day Hike

Time: 12:00 noon. Meet at the park’s recreation hall. This will be a moderate to strenuous 5.5 mile out and back hike (2.75 miles each way) to the b...read more

JAN 1 Standish-Hickey - First Day Hike

Time: 11:00 a.m. Meet at the park entrance station. Easy 2 mile walk through old-growth redwoods. Young children are welcome on this hike.  Bri...read more

JAN 1 Van Damme - First Day Hike

Time:10:00 a.m. Meet the docent at Hwy 1 and Gordon Lane. The parking lot is about 2 miles north of Little River, California, on Hwy 1. This 10:00 a...read more

JAN 1 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 1 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 1 First Day Hikes with America's State Parks

Celebrate the New Year with “First Day Hikes” at Saddleback Butte and Red Rock Canyon State Parks. Rejuvenate by taking a family friendly trek thr...read more

JAN 1 MacKerricher - First Day Hike

Time: 11:00am Meet docent Fred Andrews at park visitor center. Learn about the annual gray whale migration and look for whales offshore. Binoculars w...read more

JAN 1 First Day Hike at Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook

Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook is one of many state parks across the nation hosting an America's First Day Hike. We're kicking off the 150th Comme...read more

JAN 2 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 2 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 3 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 3 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 3 Santa Cruz Mission Adobe Tour

Time: 1:00 pm Join us for a guided tour of the oldest building in Santa Cruz.  Come learn about the many people that have called this 180 year o...read more

JAN 4 Building Methods at the Mission

Time:  1:00-2:00pm Come and see how the oldest building in town was made. We will look at the materials used by the Ohlone to build their homes ...read more

JAN 4 Saltan Sea SRA - BIRDING WALK

Time: 9:00 am ~All programs meet at the Visitor Center (VC)~Call the Visitor Center at 760-393-3810  for more information. ~Reservations for tou...read more

JAN 4 Salton Sea SRA - JUNIOR RANGERS

Time: 1:00pm ~All programs meet at the Visitor Center (VC)~Junior Rangers is a one hour program for kids aged 7-12~Check at the Visitor Center  ...read more

JAN 4 Gray Whale Programs - MacKerricher State Park

Time: 11:00am California State Parks and the Mendocino Area Parks Association announce weekend whale talks at MacKerricher State Park! Talks take pla...read more

JAN 4 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 4 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 4 Tidepool Walk at Leo Carrillo State Park

Tidepool Walk at Leo Carrillo State Park 3:00pm to 4:00pm Explore the beach and tidepools with Park staff and docents.  Wear shoes that can get...read more

JAN 4 Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

Time: Saturday 3:30pm - 4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, ar...read more

JAN 5 Silver Strand SB - Nature Walk

Sundays 1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we’ll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We’ll use binoculars...read more

JAN 5 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 5 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 5 Gray Whale Programs - MacKerricher State Park

Time: 11:00am California State Parks and the Mendocino Area Parks Association announce weekend whale talks at MacKerricher State Park! Talks take pla...read more

JAN 5 Speaker Series: Birding 101

Meet at the Visitor Center on Sunday at 2pm.  ...read more

JAN 5 Salton Sea SRA - KAYAK TOUR

Time: 12 NOON - Please reserve ~All programs meet at the Visitor Center (VC)~Call the Visitor Center at 760-393-3810  for more information or to...read more

JAN 6 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 6 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 7 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 7 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 8 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 8 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 9 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 9 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 10 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 10 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 11 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 11 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 11 Opening Ceremonies - Ed Z’berg-Sugar Pine Point SP

OLYMPIC HERITAGE CELEBRATION Jan 11 – Jan 19Celebrate and commemorate the 1960 Squaw Valley Winter Olympics with active events all along the West Shor...read more

JAN 11 Gray Whale Programs - MacKerricher State Park

Time: 11:00am California State Parks and the Mendocino Area Parks Association announce weekend whale talks at MacKerricher State Park! Talks take pla...read more

JAN 11 Asilomar Ramble – walking tour of Asilomar Conference Grounds.

Time: 9:30 a.m. (Hour-long tour) Where: Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds, 800 Asilomar Blvd. in Pacific Grove.    &nbs...read more

JAN 11 Saltan Sea SRA - BIRDING WALK

Time: 9:00 am ~All programs meet at the Visitor Center (VC)~Call the Visitor Center at 760-393-3810  for more information. ~Reservations for tou...read more

JAN 11 Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

Time: Saturday 3:30pm - 4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, ar...read more

JAN 11 Salton Sea SRA - JUNIOR RANGERS

Time: 1:00pm ~All programs meet at the Visitor Center (VC)~Junior Rangers is a one hour program for kids aged 7-12~Check at the Visitor Center  ...read more

JAN 12 Silver Strand SB - Nature Walk

Sundays 1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we’ll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We’ll use binoculars...read more

JAN 12 Salton Sea SRA - KAYAK TOUR

Time: 12 NOON - Please reserve ~All programs meet at the Visitor Center (VC)~Call the Visitor Center at 760-393-3810  for more information or to...read more

JAN 12 Gray Whale Programs - MacKerricher State Park

Time: 11:00am California State Parks and the Mendocino Area Parks Association announce weekend whale talks at MacKerricher State Park! Talks take pla...read more

JAN 12 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 12 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 13 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 13 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 14 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 14 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 15 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 15 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 16 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 16 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 17 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 17 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 18 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 18 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 18 Sutter's Fort -- Hands on History: Trappers, Trades and Treaties!

What:  Hands on History:  Trappers, Trades and Treaties! Where:  Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park    2701 L ...read more

JAN 18 Gray Whale Programs - MacKerricher State Park

Time: 11:00am California State Parks and the Mendocino Area Parks Association announce weekend whale talks at MacKerricher State Park! Talks take pla...read more

JAN 18 Asilomar Ramble – walking tour of Asilomar Conference Grounds.

Time: 9:30 a.m. (Hour-long tour) Where: Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds, 800 Asilomar Blvd. in Pacific Grove.    &nbs...read more

JAN 18 Saltan Sea SRA - BIRDING WALK

Time: 9:00 am ~All programs meet at the Visitor Center (VC)~Call the Visitor Center at 760-393-3810  for more information. ~Reservations for tou...read more

JAN 18 FULL MOON SNOWSHOE TOURS - Ed'berg-Sugar Pine Point SP

Tour:  7:00pm.  Pre-tour beginners' clinic: 6:30pm $25 per adult includes parking, snowshoes and guided tour; children 12 and under are ...read more

JAN 18 Tijuana Estuary Speaker Series

Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.Recurrence: every 3rd Saturday of the month Location: Tijuana Estuary Visitor CenterQuestions: 619-575-3613 Check to see who'...read more

JAN 18 Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

Time: Saturday 3:30pm - 4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, ar...read more

JAN 18 Build a Sand Snowman!at Leo Carrillo State Park

Build a Sand Snowman!at Leo Carrillo State Park 11:00am to 1:30pm Join us for a day at the beach and build your very own snowman out of sand.  ...read more

JAN 18 Citizens Against the Clock - Ed'berg-Sugar Pine Point SP

Free Event 10:30 am - 2:00 pm OLYMPIC HERITAGE CELEBRATION Jan 11 - Jan 19Celebrate and commemorate the 1960 Squaw Valley Winter Olympics with activ...read more

JAN 18 Mission Cooking Demonstration

Time: 1:00-2:00pmCome to Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park and experience different cooking styles used by the people who lived and worked here o...read more

JAN 18 Salton Sea SRA - JUNIOR RANGERS

Time: 1:00pm ~All programs meet at the Visitor Center (VC)~Junior Rangers is a one hour program for kids aged 7-12~Check at the Visitor Center  ...read more

JAN 19 Silver Strand SB - Nature Walk

Sundays 1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we’ll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We’ll use binoculars...read more

JAN 19 Salton Sea SRA - KAYAK TOUR

Time: 12 NOON - Please reserve ~All programs meet at the Visitor Center (VC)~Call the Visitor Center at 760-393-3810  for more information or to...read more

JAN 19 Gray Whale Programs - MacKerricher State Park

Time: 11:00am California State Parks and the Mendocino Area Parks Association announce weekend whale talks at MacKerricher State Park! Talks take pla...read more

JAN 19 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 19 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 20 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 20 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 20 Drop In Family Craft – Papel Picado at the Santa Cruz Mission

Time: 1:00-4:00pm Enjoy an informal afternoon at this hidden jewel near downtown Santa Cruz. Create colorful cut paper flags. The event is FREE...read more

JAN 21 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 21 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 22 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 22 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 22 Desert Scents - Walk

Time:1:00 p.m.  -  1 Hour Walk Enjoy an easy stroll through the Visitor Center Garden with Volunteer Naturalist Ingrid Coffin. &n...read more

JAN 23 Mountain Palm Springs - Hike

Time: 9:00 a.m.  –  5 Hours Hike Join Volunteer Naturalists Paul Larson and Mary Ekelund for a moderate to strenuous 5-mile loop hike ...read more

JAN 23 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 23 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 24 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 24 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 24 Stargazing with Binoculars

Time:7:30 p.m.  - 1.5 Hours Talk  (rainy or cloudy weather cancels) Meet at the Visitor Center to discover how binoculars can help you expl...read more

JAN 24 Pelican Days at the Salton Sea SRA

1ST ANNUAL BIRDING FESTIVAL AT THE SALTON SEA STATE RECREATION AREA ON THE NORTH SHORE OF THE GREAT SALTON SEA. The Salton Sea is one of the large...read more

JAN 25 Pelican Days at the Salton Sea SRA

1ST ANNUAL BIRDING FESTIVAL AT THE SALTON SEA STATE RECREATION AREA ON THE NORTH SHORE OF THE GREAT SALTON SEA. The Salton Sea is one of the large...read more

JAN 25 The Pollen Path: Seasonal Movements of Native Americans

Time:1:30 p.m.  - 1 hour Talk Discover the amazing secrets of the Native Americans who lived in the area that is now Anza-Borrego Desert State P...read more

JAN 25 Arroyo Hueso Discovery - Hike

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 6 Hour Hike This moderately strenuous hike with Paul Remeika will lead participants on an adventure centering on the...read more

JAN 25 Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

Time: Saturday 3:30pm - 4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, ar...read more

JAN 25 Asilomar Ramble – walking tour of Asilomar Conference Grounds.

Time: 9:30 a.m. (Hour-long tour) Where: Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds, 800 Asilomar Blvd. in Pacific Grove.    &nbs...read more

JAN 25 Ghost Mountain - Hike

9:30 a.m. – 2 Hours Hike Experience the Marshal South story on this trek up Ghost Mountain with Volunteer Naturalist Dan Leidecker. The hik...read more

JAN 25 Tidepool Walk at Leo Carrillo State Park

Tidepool Walk at Leo Carrillo State Park 11:00am to 12:00PM Explore the beach and tidepools with Park staff and docents.  Wear shoes that can g...read more

JAN 25 Ranger Surprise

Time: 7:30 p.m. –  1 Hour Campfire Join Ranger Nicole at the Borrego Palm Canyon Campfire Center for an evening campfire program. ...read more

JAN 25 Junior Rangers

Time:11:00 a.m. -  45 Minutes Special program for children ages 7-12.  Discover secrets of the desert environment.  Sign up at t...read more

JAN 25 Tailgate Tour

Time: 12:00 p.m.  –   1 Hour Talk Join the only CA State Park pilot, Ranger Kelly McCague, for a special presentation about her r...read more

JAN 25 Gray Whale Programs - MacKerricher State Park

Time: 11:00am California State Parks and the Mendocino Area Parks Association announce weekend whale talks at MacKerricher State Park! Talks take pla...read more

JAN 25 Hides and Tallow at the Santa Cruz Mission

Time:1:00 pm Come and see how Mission Santa Cruz participated in a world economy back in the early 1800’s. We will look at some of the major products...read more

JAN 25 SNOWSHOE THROUGH HISTORY - Ed Z’berg-Sugar Pine Point SP

Time: 11:00AM Free program, $10 parking fee Join our State Park Interpreter for an easy and fun 90 minute hike along Lake Tahoe’s magical west shore...read more

JAN 25 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 25 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 26 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 26 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 26 Gray Whale Programs - MacKerricher State Park

Time: 11:00am California State Parks and the Mendocino Area Parks Association announce weekend whale talks at MacKerricher State Park! Talks take pla...read more

JAN 26 Silver Strand SB - Nature Walk

Sundays 1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we’ll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We’ll use binoculars...read more

JAN 26 Birds of Tamarisk Grove - Walk

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1 Hour  Walk Join Becky Rusk, the Tamarisk Grove Campground Host, for a stroll around the campground to look for birds. M...read more

JAN 26 Happy Trails - Hike

9:00 a.m - 3 Hours Hike  Meet up with “Doc and Francis Beaty” (Volunteer Naturalists Ron and Peg Poitras) for a moderate 3-mile walk down an old...read more

JAN 26 Nature Writing Workshop

 6 Days Join ABF and Palm Canyon Resort for a week-long nature writing workshop with Judy Fort Brenneman. Over the course of the workshop, part...read more

JAN 26 Community Planting at Moss Landing State Beach

Sunday, January 26, 2014, 9AM to noon Join your friends and neighbors to protect Moss Landing State Beach! We will plant native dune plants at Mo...read more

JAN 26 Song Dog -- The Wiley Coyote

Time:11:00 a.m. - 45 Minutes Talk Have you heard them at night?  Have you seen them ... even during the day?  Coyotes are increas...read more

JAN 26 Pelican Days at the Salton Sea SRA

1ST ANNUAL BIRDING FESTIVAL AT THE SALTON SEA STATE RECREATION AREA ON THE NORTH SHORE OF THE GREAT SALTON SEA. The Salton Sea is one of the large...read more

JAN 27 Nature Writing Workshop

 6 Days Join ABF and Palm Canyon Resort for a week-long nature writing workshop with Judy Fort Brenneman. Over the course of the workshop, part...read more

JAN 27 Milling around Mine Wash - Hike

Time: 10:00 a.m. -   4 Hours Hike Join Volunteer Archeologist and Naturalist Hank Barber for a fascinating and unforgettable look at how t...read more

JAN 27 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 27 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 28 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 28 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 28 Nature Writing Workshop

 6 Days Join ABF and Palm Canyon Resort for a week-long nature writing workshop with Judy Fort Brenneman. Over the course of the workshop, part...read more

JAN 29 Nature Writing Workshop

 6 Days Join ABF and Palm Canyon Resort for a week-long nature writing workshop with Judy Fort Brenneman. Over the course of the workshop, part...read more

JAN 29 Cosmic Recycling: Geological Highlights of the Anza-Borrego Region - Talk

Time:2:00 p.m.   –  1 Hour Talk Southern California has a rich and varied geological history. Volunteer Naturalist Ted Caragozian will...read more

JAN 29 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 29 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 30 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

JAN 30 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 30 The Archeology of Kuwait: The Beginning of Civilization

2:00 p.m.   –   1 Hour Talk Join the Colorado Desert Archeology Society for this free program by Futha Al-Abdulrazzaq.  ...read more

JAN 30 California Riding and Hiking Trail Loop - Hike

Time: 9:00 a.m.  -  3 Hours Hike Join Paul Larson and Mary Ekelund for a moderately strenuous 3-mile hike up the California Riding and...read more

JAN 30 Nature Writing Workshop

 6 Days Join ABF and Palm Canyon Resort for a week-long nature writing workshop with Judy Fort Brenneman. Over the course of the workshop, part...read more

JAN 31 Nature Writing Workshop

 6 Days Join ABF and Palm Canyon Resort for a week-long nature writing workshop with Judy Fort Brenneman. Over the course of the workshop, part...read more

JAN 31 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

JAN 31 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

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