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Saturday, July 20 8:30pm to 11:30pm
Approximate Total Miles: 
  • Easy Hike
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Suitable for children*

The 8th annual National Moth Week is July 20-28. Join docents Debbi Brusco, Jack Owicki, Sara Witt, and friends to discover nocturnal moths and other insects. You’ll observe beautiful and interesting critters attracted to a special light. Photography is encouraged, as is submission of photo observations to iNaturalist (a biodiversity community science repository). Bring a flashlight with red filter/cellophane covering, your camera, and close-focus binoculars if you have them. (Note: This activity is restricted to the parking lot – no hiking; participants have the option to leave earlier than scheduled end time. See Reservations are required and will be accepted on or after July 6.

A second Moth Night will be also be held on Saturday, July 27.

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.

Registration is unavailable because:

  • Registration is closed