docent-led hike

Scroll down to see the many FREE docent-led activities on Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District preserves. All activities are led by trained volunteer docents and are free of charge. Some activities require reservations. Please refer to the Reservation Information page for full details.

Fall Outdoor Activities Schedule (September - November)

Fall Schedule at a Glance

Weather/Trail Condition Policy For all Docent-led activities - Heavy or ongoing rain at the activity site cancels the activity. In the event of light rain or the threat of rain, docents will meet participants at the meeting place and the determination will be made at that time. For mountain bike or horseback rides - Heavy rain within two days prior cancels the activity.
Title Preserve Miles Activities
Sun, 11/17 10:30am to 3:00pm Search for the Everlasting Picchetti Ranch Preserve 5
Sun, 11/17 1:00pm to 4:00pm Ohlone Wildland Wisdom Skyline Ridge Preserve 1.2
Wed, 11/20 9:30am to 2:00pm Transitions: Exploring Life Cycles El Corte de Madera Creek Preserve 5.5
Wed, 11/20 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: Annual Turkey Trot Rancho San Antonio Preserve 5
Fri, 11/22 10:00am to 1:00pm Autumn Pleasures Long Ridge Preserve 4.5
Sat, 11/23 9:45am to 12:15pm Fremont Older History Ride Fremont Older Preserve 11
Fri, 11/29 10:00am to 1:30pm Throw off that Turkey Torpor Picchetti Ranch Preserve 4.5


If you have a group of 8 or more people who would like to attend a docent-led activity listed in Outdoor Activities, please contact the Interpretation & Education Program Manager at (650) 691-1200 x536 to discuss in advance. Other arrangements may need to be considered for your group.