Come join a docent from StrollerHikes.com on the first Monday of Every Month for a mildly rugged Healthy Trails hike on the Tularcitos and Calera Creek Trails. Dogs welcome (6 foot leash required). Meet at the dog park. Joggers/Strollers not recommended. Bring an infant carrier if your child does not walk. For more information call (408) 355-2240. For any updates on this hike you can join the strollerhikes.com mailing list.
Saturday, February 11
Healthy Trails Valentine Hike
Uvas Canyon County Park 9:30am-12:00pm
Bring your family, friends and loved ones on a 1-mile pre-Valentine’s Day hike with Docent Ken Halsey. Hike through beautiful Uvas Canyon and along the gorgeous Waterfall Loop Trail. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and bring sun protection, water and snacks. Meet at the Uvas Canyon day use parking lot. Reservations required. Call or register online (408) 355-2240
Saturday, February 18
Healthy Trails Hike
Almaden Quicksilver County Park 9:00am-1:00pm
Join a Park Docent on a moderately challenging 4.5-mile hike along the Wood Road, Castillero and Mine Hill Trails. View remnants of the expansive mercury mining operation as you explore nature and history. Meet at the Wood Road parking lot on Hicks Road. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and sunscreen. Bring water, snacks and a camera. (408) 355-2240
Saturday, February 25
Wild Mushrooms: They’re Everywhere!
Mount Madonna County Park 9:00am-12:00pm
Participants will be introduced to the world of wild mushrooms including classification types, life cycle, and environmental impact. Take an easy 2-mile hike to learn how these beautiful fungi are so essential to a healthy ecosystem! Meet at the park office with sturdy hiking shoes, layered clothing, water, and an optional sack lunch. Reservations required. Register online or call (408) 355-2240.