Oct
23
Tue
Hike in Topanga SP -Trippet Ranch to Eagle Rock via Musch Trail @ Topanga State Park Tickets
Oct 23 @ 8:30 am
Hike in Topanga SP -Trippet Ranch to Eagle Rock via Musch Trail @ Topanga State Park | Topanga | California | United States

Moderately paced 5 mile, 700 ft gain hike through Topanga State Park. Enjoy Fall colors, grasslands, oak woodlands, chaparral, and coastal sage with a great 360º view at Eagle Rock via the Musch Trail. Meet 8:30 AM at Trippet Ranch fee parking lot. From 101 Ventura Fwy take Topanga Canyon Blvd 7 ½ mi. south to Entrada Rd, turn left (east), and go about a mile to fee lot. Bring water, snack, lugsoles, hat, and sunscreen. Rain cancels.

Oct
24
Wed
Full Moon Hike at Franklin Canyon @ Franklin Canyon Park Tickets
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Full Moon Hike at Franklin Canyon @ Franklin Canyon Park | Beverly Hills | California | United States
Join us for our monthly full moon hike led by a Naturalist Volunteer. It will be a moderate hike that begins at the Franklin Canyon Ranch Parking Lot. This hike will approximately take 2 1/2 hours covering about 2.8 miles roundtrip.
Please bring water, snacks, have sturdy shoes and optional light source. 
Oct
25
Thu
Backbone Trail Applications Tickets
Oct 25 @ 12:00 am – Oct 31 @ 11:45 pm
Backbone Trail Applications

Interested in joining a guided hike along the entire 67-mile Backbone Trail?

Join us for the National Park Service’s 2019 Backbone Trail (BBT) Hike, led by volunteers and rangers. From January to May, on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month, we’ll day-hike sections of the BBT.

As space is limited, applications are REQUIRED to join. Find out more and apply here:

https://www.nps.gov/samo/planyourvisit/backbone-trail-application.htm

Oct
27
Sat
“Welcome Walk” @ Malibu Creek State Park Tickets
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
"Welcome Walk" @ Malibu Creek State Park | Calabasas | California | United States

Join a docent for a leisurely walk along the creek and through a wooded valley. Learn about the area’s animals, plants, early inhabitants, and movies filmed in the park. Meet at the Mail Trailhead parking lot (second, lower lot) by the restrooms.

Oct
28
Sun
Allied Artists 8th Annual Will Rogers Art Sale @ Will Rogers State Historic Park Tickets
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Allied Artists 8th Annual Will Rogers Art Sale @ Will Rogers State Historic Park | Los Angeles | California | United States

Join the Allied Artists of the Santa Monica Mountains and Seashore as they host their 8th Annual Will Rogers Historic State Park Art Exhibit and Sale on Sunday October 28th, 10AM to 4PM. The event is presented by the California State Parks and is being held next to the beautiful and historic residence of Will and Betty Rogers at the Will Rogers Historic State Park located at 1501 Will Rogers State Park Rd, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272. This majestic location provides the ideal backdrop to view and enjoy the paintings of over a dozen local artists whose representational work depicts the singular beauty of the local mountains and coastal scenery. A portion of sales helps support the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area and other local conservation organizations.

Set to Screen @ Paramount Ranch Tickets
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Set to Screen @ Paramount Ranch | Agoura Hills | California | United States

Learn the secrets that turn a dusty set into a realistic town. Join us on this easy-paced walk behind the scenes to discover the illusions and history of this Ranch. Rain or predicted rain cancels. l hr.

Oct
30
Tue
Hike from De Anza into MCSP @ De Anza Park Tickets
Oct 30 @ 8:30 am
Hike from De Anza into MCSP @ De Anza Park | Agoura Hills | California | United States

Moderately paced 6 mile, 800 ft gain. The trail follows Las Virgenes Creek to the Talapop Trail overlooking Liberty Canyon, then to see an old adobe in Malibu Creek State Park, now a Visitor’s Center. Lots of trees, views of the mountains and interesting plants. Meet 8:30 AM at De Anza Park, Calabasas. Exit 101 Fwy at Lost Hills Rd., turn south. (Left if coming from the Valley) Proceed 1 mile to parking lot on the right in De Anza Park. Bring water, snack, lugsoles, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels.

Nov
1
Thu
Hike to Eagle Rock @ Topanga State Park Tickets
Nov 1 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Hike to Eagle Rock @ Topanga State Park | Topanga | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 mile 1200 gain hike in Topanga State Park. Meet 8:30 AM at Trippet Ranch parking lot (from 101 Ventura Fwy take Topanga Canyon Blvd, exit 27, south to Entrada Rd, turn left (east), go about one mile making two left turns to stay on Entrada Rd, and park along Entrada Rd outside lot or pay to park in lot). Bring $ for parking, 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels.

Nov
3
Sat
Star Party! @ Rancho Sierra Vista Tickets
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Star Party! @ Rancho Sierra Vista

Join rangers and astronomers for stargazing! Telescopes will be set up in the main trailhead parking lot. If conditions permit, we’ll look at bright planets and distant galaxies.

Dress warmly. In order to preserve night vision, red flashlights and headlamps are preferred. Restrooms are available. The event is free and accessible.

Nov
4
Sun
Sunday Bird Walk @ Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve Tickets
Nov 4 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Sunday Bird Walk @ Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve | Los Angeles | California | United States

Our Sunday walks are easy, informative, and fun. No birdwatching expertise is required. Binoculars are (almost) a must — loaners are available if you contact the walk leader in advance. The Reserve contains a lake that is home to spectacular water birds and the Reserve hosts migrating birds as well as local residents.

More information, pictures, directions, accurate map, contacts at www.sfvaudubon.org/events.