Sunday, April 7 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Approximate Total Miles: 
  • Moderate Hike
  • Suitable for children*
You'll explore the diverse plant communites of this Preserve in the springtime, as you enjoy a leisurely-paced hike along the Ancient Oak, Charquin, and Ridge Trails. Learn about local flora and fauna discovered along your route and find out who Charquin (of the above named trail) was. Expect spectacular views (weather permitting) and wildflowers too! Appropriate for capable children 10 years or older; the hike has moderate elevation changes. Docents Ann McCarty, Marie Faust-Evitt, and Catherine Crawford-Swent will be your guides.
Where to Meet: 

Meet at the Mindego Gateway parking lot on Alpine Road.  From I-280, exit Page Mill Road and head west. Drive about 9 miles to the junction with Skyline Boulevard, cross over Skyline Blvd. and on to Alpine Road. Continue on Alpine Rd. for 1.5 miles. Parking area is on the right. Allow 45 minutes travel time from I-280.

Registration is unavaialbe because:

  • registration is disabled