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.

September
Title Preserve Miles Activities
09/18/2019 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: Sounds of Late Summer Skyline Ridge Preserve 4
09/22/2019 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm Introductory Geocaching Hike Skyline Ridge Preserve 2
October
Title Preserve Miles Activities
10/02/2019 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: Fall into Fall Monte Bello Preserve 4.5
10/06/2019 - 10:30am to 3:15pm Redwood Oxygen Purisima Creek Redwoods Preserve 5.2
10/06/2019 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm Earthquake Hike Los Trancos Preserve 2
10/13/2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm Oak Trees and Acorn Maidens Monte Bello Preserve 4
10/27/2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm Autumn Exploration Russian Ridge Preserve 4
November
Title Preserve Miles Activities
11/02/2019 - 10:00am to 1:30pm Introductory Geocaching Hike Skyline Ridge Preserve 2
11/03/2019 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm Earthquake Hike Los Trancos Preserve 2
11/10/2019 - 9:30am to 12:30pm Animal Architecture Picchetti Ranch Preserve 3
11/17/2019 - 10:30am to 3:00pm Search for the Everlasting Picchetti Ranch Preserve 5
11/17/2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm Ohlone Wildland Wisdom Skyline Ridge Preserve 1.2
11/20/2019 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: Annual Turkey Trot Rancho San Antonio Preserve 5