Sep
20
Fri
Park After Dark: Protectors of the Night @ Paramount Ranch Tickets
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Park After Dark: Protectors of the Night @ Paramount Ranch

Join Ranger Luis for a night out in the park to learn more about our lesser known wildlife.
This program will have a short 2 mile hike around Paramount Ranch as we learn about bats’ echolocation, habitat, and overall impact they have in our ecosystem.

Please bring water, headlamps, and a light jacket for the evening.

Sign up on Eventbrite here

Sep
21
Sat
Meet the Pumas in the Park @ Anthony C. Beilenson Interagency Visitor Center Tickets
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet the Pumas in the Park @ Anthony C. Beilenson Interagency Visitor Center

Join Ranger Mithra for guided hike about the protection and survival of the park’s last large mammal carnivores. Learn what wildlife biologists are discovering from a 17-year study and explore the puma’s unique challenges in the nation’s largest urban park. The hike will be about 2 miles round trip. Bring sun protection, water and sturdy shoes. Meet at water fountain at Visitor Center.

For any questions, including directions, call the visitor center at (805) 370-2301.

Sep
28
Sat
Story Time & Nature Walk at Franklin Canyon @ Sooky Goldman Nature Center Tickets
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Story Time & Nature Walk at Franklin Canyon @ Sooky Goldman Nature Center

Join a Franklin Canyon Docent for a nature-themed Story Time followed by a Guided Nature Walk around the lake at Franklin Canyon.
Recommended ages are 4-10, all children must be accompanied by an adult.
Please wear closed toed shoes.

Oct
5
Sat
Movie Magic Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center Tickets
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Movie Magic Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center

Join our resident film enthusiast for a guided hike to view classic film and television locations, and learn the Hollywood history of Franklin Canyon. Franklin Canyon has been the chosen film location for Hollywood productions since the silent film era. Come and walk in the steps of Andy Griffith, Capt Kirk, and Clark Gable.
Meets outside the Sooky Goldman Nature Center.
Please wear closed toe shoes.
This hike is rated Easy with steps.

Oct
13
Sun
Full Moon Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Lower Ranch Tickets
Oct 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Full Moon Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Lower Ranch

Join us for a free guided hike beneath the light of a full moon!
Full moon hikes are family friendly and approximately 2.5 miles
with a moderate incline.
Please dress in layers for changing temperatures, wear closed toe shoes, and bring water.

Due to filming all guests must use the Beverly Hills entrance to access this hike.
To access this entrance take Beverly Drive north, and continue on Beverly Drive as it travels through residential streets and up and into the canyon.
Once you are traveling downhill you will come to a fork at Lake Dr next to a stone house-turn right at the stone house and travel down Lake Dr. This road will dead end and you will see a paved parking lot on your left as you near the roads end.

Hike meets in the Lower Ranch Parking Lot-GPS 1936 Lake Dr, 90210

Oct
26
Sat
“Welcome Walk” @ Malibu Creek State Park Tickets
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
"Welcome Walk" @ Malibu Creek State Park

Join a docent for a refreshing walk along Malibu Creek, through a wooded valley. Learn about fire restoration, plus the park’s animals, plants, early inhabitants, and movies filmed on location. Meet at the Main Trailhead parking lot (second, lower lot) by the restrooms.

Story Time & Nature Walk-Franklin Canyon @ Sooky Goldman Nature Center Tickets
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Story Time & Nature Walk-Franklin Canyon @ Sooky Goldman Nature Center

Join a Franklin Canyon Docent for a nature-themed Story Time followed by a Guided Nature Walk around the lake at Franklin Canyon.
Recommended ages are 4-10, all children must be accompanied by an adult.
Meets inside the Sooky Goldman Nature Center.
Wear closed toe shoes and bring water.

Nov
2
Sat
Movie Magic Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center Tickets
Nov 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Movie Magic Hike @ Franklin Canyon-Sooky Goldman Nature Center

Join our resident film enthusiast for a guided hike to view classic film and television locations, and learn the Hollywood history of Franklin Canyon. Franklin Canyon has been the chosen film location for Hollywood productions since the silent film era. Come and walk in the steps of Andy Griffith, Capt Kirk, and Clark Gable.
Meets outside the Sooky Goldman Nature Center.
Please wear closed toe shoes.
This hike is rated Easy with steps.

Nov
9
Sat
Pumas at Zuma! @ Zuma Canyon Trailhead at Zuma/Trancas Canyons Tickets
Nov 9 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Pumas at Zuma! @ Zuma Canyon Trailhead at Zuma/Trancas Canyons

Hike Zuma Canyon Trail with Ranger Mithra and learn about mountain lions!

Hike with Ranger Mithra and learn about the protection and survival of the park’s last large mammal carnivores. Hear what wildlife biologists are discovering from a 17-year study and explore the puma’s unique challenges in the nation’s largest urban park.

The moderately-strenuous hike will be about 3 miles round trip on the Ocean/Canyon View Loop at Zuma Canyon with an elevation gain of around 600 feet. Hike will vary between steep elevation gains and some rocky terrain at a few locations.

Bring sun protection, water and sturdy shoes. Meet in parking lot at north end of Bonsall Drive in Malibu. The hike and parking are free.

Cell service in this area is unreliable.

Sign up for free here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pumas-at-zuma-tickets-71293580017

Nov
13
Wed
Full Moon Hike-Frost Moon @ Franklin Canyon-Lower Ranch Tickets
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Full Moon Hike-Frost Moon @ Franklin Canyon-Lower Ranch

Join us for a free guided hike beneath the light of a full moon!
November’s full moon is called the Frost Moon because in some parts of the country it is when the first frost of winter is expected.

Full moon hikes are family friendly and approximately 2.5 miles
with a moderate incline.
Please dress in layers for changing temperatures, wear closed toe shoes, and bring water.

Hike meets in the Lower Ranch Parking Lot-GPS 1936 Lake Dr, 90210