Tracks in sand, Ravenswood Preserve by Ellie Van Houtte

For adventurous kids, the best playground is the great outdoors. The FREE docent-led activities listed below are suitable for kids making your next family hiking trip even more exciting, educational, and fun. Choose from a variety of wildflower walks, beginning geocaching, wildlife hikes, and more!  For a complete list of ALL the activities offered, visit our docent-led activities page.

In addition to the kid-friendly activities listed below, families might also enjoy visiting the David C. Daniels Nature Center, or exploring one of our interpretive trails on their own.

Title Preserve Miles Activities
12/18/2019 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: Late Autumn in the Redwoods El Corte de Madera Creek Preserve 5
12/29/2019 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Search for the Everlasting Picchetti Ranch Preserve 5
Title Preserve Miles Activities
01/04/2020 - 10:00am to 1:00pm Getting to Know Shorebirds Stevens Creek Shoreline Nature Area 2.5
01/05/2020 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm Earthquake Hike Los Trancos Preserve 2
01/12/2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm Ohlone Past and Present Skyline Ridge Preserve 1
01/15/2020 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: Early Bloomers and Nesters Long Ridge Preserve 5
01/20/2020 - 10:00am to 12:30pm Looking for Clues in Nature Picchetti Ranch Preserve 2.5
01/26/2020 - 10:30am to 2:30pm View from the Ridge Long Ridge Preserve 5
Title Preserve Miles Activities
02/15/2020 - 10:00am to 1:30pm Introduction to Geocaching Los Trancos Preserve 2.5
02/19/2020 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: The Oljon Trail El Corte de Madera Creek Preserve 5
02/22/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm Beginning Bayland Birding Ravenswood Preserve 2.4
02/23/2020 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Redwood Oxygen Purisima Creek Redwoods Preserve 5.3