Posted by: Sandy Steinman | March 31, 2012

April CNPS Field Trips

California Native Plant Society Chapters:

Bristlecone (Mono, Inyo and NE Kern counties)

April 14, Saturday, 8:30am: Grouse Mountain Hike, Friends of the Inyo
April 15, Sunday, 8am: Conglomerate Mesa Hike, Friends of the Inyo
April 21, Saturday: Surprise Canyon, Panamint Mountains
April 25, Wednesday, 7am: Owens Lake Spring Big Day, Eastern Sierra Audubon
April 28, Saturday – Southern Owens burned areas. Leader: Martin Oliver

East Bay CNPS

Sunday, April 8, 9:30 am, Toyon Canyon at Briones Regional Park
Saturday, April 14, 9:30 am, Mitchell Canyon at Mount Diablo State Park
Saturday, April 21 9:30 am, Burma Road at Mount Diablo State Park
Sunday, April 29, 9:30 am, East Trail at Mount Diablo State Park

Marin CNPS

April 22 Sunday Bull Point

Milo Baker (Sonoma county)

April 07, 2012 10:00 am SONOMA VALLEY–East side “Elarra”
April 14, 2012 09:30 am Montgomery Woods
April 22, 2012 10:00 am Oat Hill Mine Trail
April 28, 2012 10:00 am Sonoma Valley–West Side “Jack London SP”


Wednesday, April 11, 9:15am to 4pm Pinnacles National Monument Event
April 22, 8:30am to 11:30am  Birding, Nature and Wildflower Exploration at Fort Ord
Saturday April 28, 9:15am Garland Ranch Spring Wildflowers
Sunday April 29 8:45am to :30 pm Upper Garzas Creek Hike/BBQ Potluck

Napa Valley

Weekly Wildflower Hikes: Tuesday, March 6: The first Weekly Wildflower Hike will be Tuesday, March 6.
Saturday Wildflower Walks: The Saturday Wildflower Walks begin Saturday,

North Coast (Eureka, Arcata and McKinleyville area )

Apr. 22, Sun. 8:00-11 a.m. “Native Plants in Yards and Forest” walk  (a free Godwit Days outing)
Apr. 22, Sun.
E-Ne-Nuk and Bluff Creek Day Hike. 
April 28, Sat
.1:00-3:00 p.m. “Ferns in the Dunes” walk
April 29, Sun.
1-3 p.m. “Wildflowers in a Hydesville Forest” walk

Santa Clara Valley

Sun Apr 8 Palassou Ridge OSP (Gilroy)10am – 3pm
Sat Apr 14 New Hagen Meadow (San Jose) 9am – 2pm
Wed April 18 Picchetti Ranch Open Space Preserve (Cupertino) 10am – 3pm

Santa Cruz

Sat April 14, 1:00 – 4:00pm Byrne-Milliron Forest Preserve RSVP required
Sunday April 15 1:00 – 3:00 Lucille’s Court RSVP required
Saturday April 21 10:00 – 1:00 Glenwood Open Space Preserve RSVP required
Sunday April 22 11:00 – 3:00 Zayante Sandhills RSVP required
Saturday April 28, 2012 10am-3pm Quail Hollow Ranch Wonders Zayante Sandhills RSVP required

Sequoia (Madera and Fresno counties)

Saturday, April 14, 2012 9 a.m Windshield Wildflower Tour

Yerba Buena (San Francisco/Northern San Mateo)

April 14 San Bruno Mountain Buckeye and Owl Canyons
April 28 Presidio North Shore and America’s Cup Viewpoints

If you are interested in information on other chapters go to:

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