Gravenstein Apple Fair

Join two guides on a contemplative day walk at Bohemia

Russian River Teen Trek (ages 13-17) Geyserville to Healdsburg

07/15/2019 09:00 AM – 07/18/2019 04:00 PM PT
  • $400.00  –  Full Price /Precio completo
  • $200.00  –  50% Scholarship – PRE-APPROVED registrants ONLY please! /Beca del 50% – ¡SOLAMENTE PRE-APROBADOS!
  • $50.00  –  Scholarship – PRE-APPROVED registrants ONLY please! / Beca – ¡SOLO SOLICITANTES PARA INSCRIPTORES PRE-APROBADOS!
  • Free  –  Staff Test/Prueba (para administrator solamente)
  • Free  –  FULL SCHOLARSHIP FEE WAIVED
Wohler Bridge Regional Park
9765 Wohler Road
Forestville, CA 95446
United States of America
Spend four days on the Russian River learning how to paddle a kayak, camping out under the stars, and more! *Previous River Trek or similar experience required for this session only.

iREAD Outside: Stories at Andy’s Unity Park

07/16/2019 12:30 PM – 02:30 PM PT
  • Free
iRead Outside: Stories at Andy’s Unity Park provides opportunities for families to combine a love of reading with a love of being outdoors. Our goal is to increase the percentage of family members reading to children daily, while at the same time encouraging children and families to explore nature and get outside together. This summer, LandPaths brings to you a series of consistent weekly reading events outside, anchored at Bayer Farm, that models reading out loud to children. Activities include nature exploration in the garden, modeling techniques for reading out loud  and a raffle/book give away! These reading sessions are best suited for infants ages 0-6 years old but, older siblings and other family members are welcomed to join us.

Full Moon Hike along Saddle Mountain

07/16/2019 06:00 PM – 09:00 PM PT
  • Free
LandPaths and the Ag+Open space district invite you to welcome in the night with a full moon hike along Saddle Mountain. We will time our hike to catch the sunset from the top of the mountain and make our descent under the light of the full moon. Once on the saddle, we will take in the view from the top of the mountain, where Spring Lake, Taylor Mountain and almost all of Santa Rosa Plain are visible. Bring your picnic dinner, flashlight, and some friends for this special evening adventure.

Stewardship Workday at the Riddell Preserve 7.18.19

07/18/2019 09:00 AM – 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come lend a hand to help steward LandPaths’ Riddell Preserve!

iREAD Outside: Stories in the Garden

07/18/2019 12:30 PM – 02:30 PM PT
  • Free
iRead Outside: Stories in the Garden provides opportunities for families to combine a love of reading with a love of being outdoors. Our goal is to increase the percentage of family members reading to children daily, while at the same time encouraging children and families to explore nature and get outside together. This summer, LandPaths brings to you a series of consistent weekly reading events outside, anchored at Bayer Farm, that models reading out loud to children. Starting Thursday, June 13th through Thursday, August 1st (with the exception of Thursday, July 4th) we will be at Bayer Farm from 12:30pm-2:30pm reading, playing and learning together. Activities include nature exploration in the garden, modeling techniques for reading out loud  and a raffle/book give away! These reading sessions are best suited for infants ages 0-6 years old but, older siblings and family is welcomed to join us.

Stewardship Workday at Bohemia Ecological Preserve 7.19.19

07/19/2019 09:00 AM – 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Give nature a hand! Come and join us at the stunning, 1,000-acre Bohemia Ecological Preserve for a day of stewardship, community-building, a bit of exercise and some fun! Tasks are dependent on need and season.

Stewardship Campout at LandPaths Bohemia Ecological Preserve

07/20/2019 09:00 AM – 07/21/2019 03:00 PM PT
  • Free  –  Saturday Only
  • Free  –  Sunday Only
  • Free  –  Full Weekend
Give nature a hand and enjoy camping at one of west counties most beautiful campsites! Come and join us at the stunning, 1,000-acre Bohemia Ecological Preserve for a weekend of stewardship, community-building, a bit of exercise and some fun!

Owl Camp Art as Nature / Arte en la Naturaleza~Waitlisted

07/22/2019 08:30 AM – 07/26/2019 02:30 PM PT
  • $300.00  –  Full Price /Precio completo
  • $400.00  –  Full Price + Aftercare/ Precio completo + Cuida de niٰños
  • $150.00  –  50% Scholarship – PRE-APPROVED registrants ONLY please! /Beca del 50% – ¡SOLAMENTE PRE-APROBADOS!
  • $250.00  –  50% Scholarship + Aftercare – PRE-APPROVED registrants ONLY please! /50% de beca + asistencia posterior: ¡SOLO SOLICITANTES PRE-APROBADOS!
  • $50.00  –  Scholarship – PRE-APPROVED registrants ONLY please! / Beca – ¡SOLO SOLICITANTES PARA INSCRIPTORES PRE-APROBADOS!
  • $150.00  –  Scholarship +Aftercare – PRE-APPROVED registrants ONLY please! / Scholarship + Aftercare – ¡Solo los solicitantes PRE-APROBADOS, por favor!
  • Free  –  Staff Test/Prueba (para administrator solamente)
  • Free  –  FULL SCHOLARSHIP FEE WAIVED
Rancho Mark West
7125 St Helena Rd
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
United States of America
Owl Camp offers a rich place for children to explore the natural world, test out new ideas and experience the freedom of child-directed, open-ended learning through nature exploration and play guided in small groups by expert educators.

Family Game Day at Bohemia

07/24/2019 10:00 AM – 02:00 PM PT
  • Free
Join our Bohemia docents for some family fun at Bohemia Ecological Preserve. We’ll hike through Oak Woodlands and open grasslands, all while learning about the different environments through games, experiences, and adventures. Bohemia Ecological Preserve is a 1,000 acre preserve consisting of moderate to steep sloping ridges and canyons covered with forest, chaparral and grassy meadows. We will also enjoy a picnic lunch with a beautiful view. People of all ages are welcome to attend!

iREAD Outside: Stories in the Garden

07/25/2019 12:30 PM – 02:30 PM PT
  • Free
iRead Outside: Stories in the Garden provides opportunities for families to combine a love of reading with a love of being outdoors. Our goal is to increase the percentage of family members reading to children daily, while at the same time encouraging children and families to explore nature and get outside together. This summer, LandPaths brings to you a series of consistent weekly reading events outside, anchored at Bayer Farm, that models reading out loud to children. Starting Thursday, June 13th through Thursday, August 1st (with the exception of Thursday, July 4th) we will be at Bayer Farm from 12:30pm-2:30pm reading, playing and learning together. Activities include nature exploration in the garden, modeling techniques for reading out loud  and a raffle/book give away! These reading sessions are best suited for infants ages 0-6 years old but, older siblings and family is welcomed to join us.

Early morning stroll at The Petaluma Marsh

07/26/2019 07:30 AM – 11:30 AM PT
  • Free
LandPaths and Ag + Open Space invite you to start your day with an early morning stroll through Petaluma Marsh and Shollenberger Park. Grab your binoculars and awaken your body to the senses of nature. We will take our time to observe the many bird species that congregate in this biodiversity hotspot. This outing is geared towards all folks on foot and on wheels (balance bikes, strollers, walkers and wheelchairs) who are interested in strolling at a leisurely pace with many stops along the way to enjoy the wildlife as we roll/walk around the wetlands.

iREAD Outside at Bees N Blooms

07/26/2019 10:00 AM – 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
LandPaths invites you to a FREE exciting, outdoor, literary adventure geared towards young children ages 0-6 and their families/caregivers. We will enjoy a tour of Bees N Blooms, take a short walk, play nature games, and engage in read alouds of well-known, nature-based books related to the land we are exploring. Bees N Blooms farm is located at the foot of Taylor Mountain on the Santa Rosa Plain. This CCOF-certified organic farm provides a home for thousands of honeybees and native bees, different  kinds of cut flowers, a lavender labyrinth, a nursery of pollinator-friendly trees and more!  Pre-registration is required.

Vamos Afuera: Observación de Aves

07/27/2019 09:00 AM – 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Tome sus binoculares y únase con LandPaths en asociación con Ag + Open Space para una mañana de observación de aves en Shollenberger y Petaluma Marsh. Esta excursión es una introducción a la observación de aves y cubrirá los conceptos básicos del lenguaje, el comportamiento, la identificación de aves y el mejor uso de los binoculares. Caminaremos despacio por los senderos, pausando frecuentemente para disfrutar de la vida silvestre mientras paseamos por los humedales. Traiga sus bocadillos y/o almuerzo para disfrutar de un agradable convivio al aire libre. Este evento es para personas de todas las edades.

Trail Building Workday at the Riddell Preserve 7.27.19

07/27/2019 09:00 AM – 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come make history with LandPaths! During the next two years, LandPaths is installing a brand spankin’ new trail system and you can be a part of it. The Riddell Preserve currently has only one hiking trail. New trails will be used for LandPaths educational and outings programs. By helping build these trails, you will be a part of the Riddell Preserve forever! Trail work includes brushing vegetation, bench cutting, building structures, and clearing dirt off the trail. There are tasks for everyone!

Join Us On the Land

Sonoma Land Trust hosts myriad outings and events throughout the year. From mountain treks to botany crawls, bird watching to kayaking, there are many ways to join us on the land. We also offer lectures and events throughout the year where you can spend time with a community of people dedicated to preserving the land.

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Bike Petaluma has marked one year of active participation in Petaluma.

We have been meeting with city council members to discuss ways to improve biking in Petaluma. We are also working on coordinating bike valet for more events, look for confirmations soon.

The Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee requested a protected bike lane for the Haystack Landing Development but the plan is going to the planning commission this week without it. Please attend the public outreach or planning commission meeting and let them know that including a protected bike lane is important.

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