Wednesday, October 30 10:00am to 2:00pm
Approximate Total Miles: 
  • Moderate Hike
  • Meal Break

Search for fall galls with docents Kate Gudmundson and Steve Brugler along the White Oak and Stevens Creek Nature Trails. Examine the leaves and stems of oak trees, coyote bush, and other plants for signs of galls on this leisurely-paced hike with approximately 600 feet of elevation gain. Learn about the curious lifecycles of the insects that cause galls and how the galls benefit numerous other insects. Don’t know what a gall is? Come discover and be awed!

Where to Meet: 

Meet at the Preserve parking lot on Page Mill Road (across from Los Trancos Preserve), 7 miles west of I-280 or 1.5 miles east of Skyline Boulevard. Those traveling from I-280 on Page Mill Rd. should allow approximately 35 minutes travel time.

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