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2016

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29

Friday

9:30 AM TO 2:00 PM

Exploration Hike at the Bohemia Ecological Preserve | 4.29.16

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (donations welcome)
Description: Join Docent Joani  for a visit to the Bohemia Ecological Preserve to celebrate EARTH DAY 2016!  We’ll do an exploration of the THREE B’s: Birds, Butterflies, & other Bugs , and what’s in bloom and who’s pollinating  right now… and who is saying what and to whom! We’ll be moving at a leisurely pace around various parts of the Preserve to gaze in wonder at the creatures and plant life in this beautiful place.   We will be hiking 2-4 miles up and down hills  while taking our time to listen to, talk about, and observe bird, pollinator and plant life. More >>
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

30

Saturday

10:00 AM TO 4:00 AM

Day of the Child ~ Día Del Niño ~ at Rancho Mark West, a SEEC Event

Place: Rancho Mark West, Santa Rosa, CA, Santa Rosa, CA, 95404
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas), No Cost - Docents
Description: Join LandPaths , SEEC, and Sonoma Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District for the Day of the Child at Rancho Mark West, part of a county-wide, multi-site, family friendly, outdoor education event reminiscent of Art Trails or Farm Trails.  This will be an open-house style outing, with pre-registration strongly encouraged, but drop ins are ok.  Come and leave when you want!  Activities may include:  creek explorations, explorative hikes, harvesting & cooking from the garden, nature games, and more. More >>
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open
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6

Friday

9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

Stewardship Workday at Riddell Preserve 5.6.16

Place: City Corporation Yard, 550 Westside Road, Healdsburg, CA, US, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas), No Cost - "I'm new to LandPaths - please let me in"
Description:Give nature a hand! Come and join us at the stunning, 400-acre Riddell Preserve for a day of stewardship, community-building, a bit of exercise and some fun! Tasks are dependent upon rain, need, and season.  Tasks during this workday could include cabin and infrastructure maintenance, invasive species removal, trail clearing, or native planting.  We will let signed up volunteers know of the specific task ASAP. More >>
Location/Lugar: Riddell Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

6

Friday

10:00 AM TO 2:00 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Workshop Series - Serpentine Botany, May 6th 2016

Fee(s): $30.00 - Standard, $20.00 - Bohemia Docent or Wildlife Camera Volunteer
Description: We'll join Botanist Aaron Arthur & Serpentine Ecologist Tanner Harris for a walk on the land to explore the unique plants of the Bohemia Preserve.  We'll explore the serpentine habitat that makes this such a unique landscape More >>
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar   Workshop/Taller  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open

8

Sunday

10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

The Mother Walk at Rancho Mark West ~ A Family Outing for Mother's Day!

Place: Rancho Mark West, Santa Rosa, CA, Santa Rosa, CA, 95404
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas)
Description:This is a family outing is geared towards Mom, offering her the opportunity to spend the morning in nature at the beautiful Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District-protected Rancho Mark West, getting some exercise, in the company and camaraderie of other Moms.  Children, Dads, other family members and caregivers of all ages are invited to join us in outdoor activities in and around the barn and garden area and/or creek and redwood grove, while Moms separate for two hours to hike the property. More >>
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open

13

Friday

9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

Stewardship Workday at the Fitch Mountain Preserve 5.13.2016

Place: Fitch Mountain Preserve: Villa Entrance, 908 Chanticleer Way, Healdsburg, CA, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard
Description:Lend a hand to steward the newest LandPaths preserve, 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! More >>
Location/Lugar: Fitch Mountain  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

13

Friday

5:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Summer Bat Potluck Hike - May 13th, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Description: Join  Joani (docent) and crew  for a late afternoon/twilight hike at the Bohemia Ecological Preserve in the hills of  Occidental.  After a brief introduction to the wonders of the Preserve…  we will be delving into the world of nature’s magic,  enjoying a Wonderful POTLUCK DINNER,  (including your favorite beverage) watching the Stars and The Bats come out, And then… talking about (and maybe seeing) more night life. Those interested might even do some spotlighting. More >>
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open

14

Saturday

10:00 AM TO 2:00 PM

Rolling on the Creek - An Outing Geared Towards Folks in Wheelchairs and their Families/Caregivers

Place: Santa Rosa Creek Trail, A Place to Play - 2375 West 3rd St, Santa Rosa, CA, US, 95401
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas)
Description:Please join LandPaths in partnership with the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District, the Sonoma County Water Agency and Regional Parks, for a roll along Santa Rosa Creek.  This outing is specifically geared towards folks in wheelchairs and their families/caregivers. More >>
Open

14

Saturday

to May, 15 2016

Vamos Acampar a Cooley Ranch Sábado 14-15 de Mayo

Fee(s): No Cost - Adulto, No Cost - Niña(o)
Description:Campamento familiar en Cooley Ranch! Acompáñenos el 14 y 15 de mayo, a un campamento familiar a esta maravillosa preserva. More >>
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: En Español  
Open

20

Friday

9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

Stewardship Workday at Bohemia Ecological Preserve, 5.20.16

Place: Bohemia Ecological Preserve, 6773, Bohemian Hwy, Occidental, CA, US, 95465
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas), No Cost - "I'm new to LandPaths - please let me in"
Description: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 for this workday will be dependent on rain and determined closer to the workday.  Some potential tasks include invasive species removal, road or trail maintenance, infrastructure preservation, and native plant revegetation.  More >>
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

21

Saturday

to May, 22 2016

Stewardship Overnight Trip at Bohemia Ecological Preserve! May 21st-22nd

Place: Bohemia Ecological Preserve, 6773, Bohemian Hwy, Occidental, CA, US, 95465
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome)
Description:Give nature a hand and enjoy camping at one of west counties most beautiful campsites! Come and join us at the stunning, 1,000-acre Bohemia Ecological Preserve for a weekend of stewardship, community-building, a bit of exercise and some fun! Volunteers will meet at 9am on Saturday, June 27th and depart around 3:00pm on Sunday. More >>
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

21

Saturday

6:00 PM TO 9:00 PM

Full Moon Exploration of Irwin Creek hosted by The Laguna Foundation

Place: Laguna Learning Center, 900 Stanford Rd, Santa Rosa, CA, US, 95401
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (donations welcome!)
Description:  Have you heard of the practice of ecological restoration but wonder what it means in practical terms? During this special evening walk on the full-moon, our Restoration & Conservation Science Director Wendy Trowbridge & our Executive Director, Kevin Munroe will give a behind the scenes look at restoration work under way along Irwin Creek. More >>
Level of Difficulty/Nivel de Dificultad: 1-2: Easy / all access – flat terrain with slow pace  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open

22

Sunday

10:00 AM TO 5:00 PM

Cedars Adventure - May 22nd 2016

Fee(s): $40.00 - Sliding Scale Fee, $50.00 - Sliding Scale Fee, $75.00 - Sliding Scale Fee, $100.00 - Sliding Scale Fee
Description:  Join LandPaths to explore the strange, Mars-like geologic feature known as The Cedars, located north of Cazadero. This is a rare chance to experience Sonoma County's amazing 11-square mile hidden treasure of ultramafic geology, unique flora, sweeping vistas, and the headwaters of Austin Creek. Guided by noted botanist and conservationist Roger Raiche of The Cedars Friends and Planet Horticulture, this is a wild adventure through rugged terrain. This tour includes passage through private rural ranches to the limited access BLM Area of Critical Environmental Concern. More >>
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
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25

Wednesday

9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

Stewardship Workday at the Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve | 5.25.16

Place: Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve, Arabian Way at Bridle Path, Healdsburg, CA, US, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard
Description:Lend a hand to steward the beautiful Healdsburg Ridge Preserve.  Volunteering to steward is both hard work and rewarding!  During this workday, we will remove landscape fabric that was placed last year over cotoneaster plants. remove any cotoneaster sprouts, and. If time, we will hike that trails ranging for invasive French broom and conduct any needed trail brushing. More >>
Location/Lugar: Grove of Old Trees  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open
Date & Time Subject Status

2

Thursday

10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

History and Hiking at the Fitch Mountain Preserve

Place: Fitch Mountain Preserve: Villa Entrance, 908 Chanticleer Way, Healdsburg, CA, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard
Description:We'll join Ted Calvert, President of the Healdsburg Literary Guild and Auther of The Legacy of Fitch Mountain for a history and hiking tour of Fitch Mountain. We'll be hiking to the top of the mountain, stopping frequently for stories along the way.  Moderate to steep terrain, approx. 3 miles.  More >>
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Fitch Mountain  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

3

Friday

9:30 AM TO 2:00 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve: Birdsong, Flowers, Butterflies and Connectivity | June 3rd

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (donations welcome)
Description: Join Docent Joani  for a visit to the Bohemia Ecological Preserve to make observations about the world of nature and especially see what neotropic migrants abound, along with seeing what  flowers are in bloom in this ever changing atmosphere we share with all.   We’ll admire the beauty of nature talk about the interconnectivity of life forces that flow around us. More >>
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

4

Saturday

12:00 PM TO 4:00 PM

Willow Creek Jamboree, June 4th, 2016

Place: Willow Creek (Freezeout Flat), Freezeout Flat Rd, Duncans Mills, CA, 95430
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard
Description:  You’re invited!   Help celebrate 10 years of free permit-based access, applaud those instrumental to protecting Willow Creek forever, and launch Willow Creek’s future as a traditional State Park. More >>
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open

4

Saturday

4:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Summer Bat Potluck Hike - June 4th, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open

10

Friday

8:00 PM TO 10:00 PM

An Intimate Speaking Event with Terry Tempest Williams at Luther Burbank Center for the Arts

Place: Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Rd, Santa Rosa, CA, 95403
Description:In this intimate speaking event, Ms. Williams will read from, and talk about, her new book on the National Parks, “The Hour of Land.” Her latest book will be published in June, to honor and coincide with the centennial of the National Park Service. Terry Tempest Williams will answer questions from the audience, and a book signing will follow. More >>
Closed

18

Saturday

to Jun, 19 2016

Owl Camp Set-Up Workday and Campout

Place: Rancho Mark West, 7125 St. Helena Road, Sonoma County, CA, 95404
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome)
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open

20

Monday

to Jun, 23 2016

Russian River Teen Trek Registration

Place: Rancho Mark West, 7125 St. Helena Road, Sonoma County, CA, 95404
Fee(s): $400.00 - $400 Full session for one child if household income is $54k or less, $500.00 - $500 Full sessiont for one child if household income is $55k-$74k, $600.00 - $600 Full session for one child if household income is $75k or more
Description:River Trek for ages 12-15. Spend four days on the Russian River learning how to paddle various types of boats-canoes, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, and more! More >>
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Open

29

Wednesday

9:00 AM TO 3:00 PM

Owl Camp Volunteer and Apprentice Training Day

Place: Rancho Mark West, 7125 St. Helena Road, Sonoma County, CA, 95404
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome)
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Volunteering/Stewardship & Hike  
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Open
Date & Time Subject Status

2

Saturday

4:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Summer Bat Potluck Hike - July 2nd, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Waitlist

4

Monday

to Aug, 05 2016

2016 Owl Camp Registration

Place: Rancho Mark West, Santa Rosa, CA, Santa Rosa, CA, 95404
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Closed

15

Friday

10:00 AM TO 2:00 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve: Birdsong, Flowers, Butterflies and Connectivity | July 15th

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (donations welcome)
Description: Join Docent Joani  for a visit to the Bohemia Ecological Preserve to make observations about the world of nature and especially see what neotropic migrants abound, along with seeing what  flowers are in bloom in this ever changing atmosphere we share with all.   We’ll admire the beauty of nature talk about the interconnectivity of life forces that flow around us. More >>
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open
Date & Time Subject Status

27

Saturday

4:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Summer Bat Potluck Hike - August 27th, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open
Date & Time Subject Status

24

Saturday

4:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Summer Bat Potluck Hike - September 24th, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open
Date & Time Subject Status

7

Friday

5:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Bat Potluck Hike - Oct. 7th, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Description: Join  Joani (docent) and crew  for a late afternoon/twilight hike at the Bohemia Ecological Preserve in the hills of  Occidental.  After a brief introduction to the wonders of the Preserve…  we will be delving into the world of nature’s magic,  enjoying a Wonderful POTLUCK DINNER,  (including your favorite beverage) watching the Stars and The Bats come out, And then… talking about (and maybe seeing) more night life. Those interested might even do some spotlighting. More >>
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open