Jan
26
Sat
Books & Trails! Kids 4-10 @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center Tickets
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Books & Trails! Kids 4-10 @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center

Join a Naturalist Guide for story time and a hike! Meet at the Sooky Goldman Nature Center up the hill from the main parking lot. The Naturalist will read a nature-themed story, and will lead the group on an easy hike. Wear athletic shoes and bring water.

Books & Trails! Kids 9-10 @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center Tickets
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Books & Trails! Kids 9-10 @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center

Join a Naturalist Guide for story time and a hike! Meet at the Sooky Goldman Nature Center up the hill from the main parking lot. The Naturalist will read a nature-themed story, and will lead the group on an easy hike. Wear athletic shoes and bring water.

Jan
31
Thu
Hike to Fossil Ridge @ Hondo Canyon Backbone Trail Tickets
Jan 31 @ 8:00 am
Hike to Fossil Ridge @ Hondo Canyon Backbone Trail | Topanga | California | United States

Moderately paced 9 mile 1800 gain hike in scenic canyon and along ridge with great ocean, mountain and valley views. Meet 8:30 AM at trailhead, located on Old Topanga Canyon Rd 0.4 mile west of intersection with Topanga Canyon Blvd. Limited roadside parking, so ridesharing is suggested. Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels

Feb
2
Sat
Movie Magic Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center Tickets
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Movie Magic Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center

Join Film Expert, Diane Issacs as we go on location with a behind the scenes look at some of the most recognizable TV and films shot right here at Franklin Canyon!
Meet at the Sooky Goldman Nature Center, up the hill above the main parking lot.
Wear layers for warming temperatures and athletic shoes. Bring water.

Feb
14
Thu
Hike to Eagle Rock @ Topanga State Park Tickets
Feb 14 @ 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.

Feb
18
Mon
Full Moon Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Lower Ranch Parking Lot Tickets
Feb 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Full Moon Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Lower Ranch Parking Lot

Join us for an evening hike to view the Full Moon. A Naturalist Guide will lead this hike to observe the Full Moon, constellations, and planets in view. This will be a moderate uphill hike to a flat viewing site. Dress in layers for the change in temperature. Bring a headlamp or flashlight, and water.

Feb
21
Thu
Hike to Saddle Peak @ Stunt High Trail Tickets
Feb 21 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Hike to Saddle Peak @ Stunt High Trail | Calabasas | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 mile 2000 gain hike to Saddle Peak from Stunt Road in Calabasas. Meet 8:30 AM at Stunt High trailhead. From 101 Ventura Fwy take Valley Circle/Mulholland Dr, exit 29, go south, turn right on Valmar Rd (becomes Old Topanga Cyn Rd), then right on Mulholland Hwy for 3 miles, left on Stunt Rd for 1 mile, and park on dirt shoulder on right. Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels.

Feb
28
Thu
Hike Newton Canyon @ Backbone Trail Tickets
Feb 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Hike Newton Canyon @ Backbone Trail | Malibu | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 mile 1400 gain hike on scenic trail through oak woodlands and chaparral. Meet 8:30 AM Newton Canyon Trailhead (from 101 Ventura Fwy take Kanan Rd, exit 36, south to paved trailhead parking area on west side just north of Tunnel 1 (3rd tunnel from 101 about 1 miles past Mulholland Hwy). Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels

Mar
2
Sat
Movie Magic Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center Tickets
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Movie Magic Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center

Join Film Expert, Diane Issacs as we go on location with a behind the scenes look at some of the most recognizable TV and films shot right here at Franklin Canyon!
Meet at the Sooky Goldman Nature Center, up the hill above the main parking lot.
Wear layers for warming temperatures and athletic shoes. Bring water.