Hikes

Please click on a listed event below to register. Space is limited on each hike, so please sign up early. Registration closes three (3) days prior to each event. Meeting locations and times will be provided by hike leaders once you’ve registered. Note that several hikes are offered exclusively to LTNC Members.

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Or, visit our Public Parks & Trails page for places to go that do not require advanced registration.

******ATTENTION - IMPORTANT NOTE******
Land Trust staff are busy with wildfire damage restoration efforts on several preserves and protected properties. Please note that the following preserves will be closed to any scheduled hikes or public access until further notice:

ARCHER TAYLOR PRESERVE - *****SAFETY AND ACCESS REPAIRS DELAYED - ATP STILL CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE*****

Thank you for your understanding, and we will continue to post
access updates as we have them.

March

Mar 03

Stanly Ranch Wetlands Beginning Bird Walk

03 March 2018

Learn about waterfowl, shore birds and raptors.

Mar 04

Cedar Roughs Hike

04 March 2018

Hike into the heart of the Cedar Roughs Wilderness.

Mar 10

Exploring Native American Culture at Trancas Crossing Park

10 March 2018

Sal Garcia from the Suscol Intertribal Council will join us to discuss Native American culture and lifestyle.

Mar 11

Linda Falls Preserve Vegetation Workday

11 March 2018

Help us restore the Linda Falls Preserve.

Mar 17

Tracking Workshop on Dunn-Wildlake Preserve – Members Only

17 March 2018

Join us on an exploration of the Dunn-Wildlake Ranch Preserve led by expert tracker and ecologist Meghan Walla-Murphy.

Mar 18

Wantrup Preserve Trails

18 March 2018

Hike at a moderate pace along trails in the 700-acre Wantrup Preserve in scenic Pope Valley.

Mar 24

Berryessa Vista Paddle/Hike

24 March 2018

We will start at Capell Cove on Lake Berryessa and paddle a short distance to the property.

Mar 25

Henry Road Walk

25 March 2018

Venture through vineyards, old-growth trees and meadows with lots of birds to see and great views of San Francisco.

Mar 25

Wantrup Preserve Workday

25 March 2018

Help restore valley oak savanna habitat on the scenic Wantrup Preserve in Pope Valley.

Mar 31

Full Moon Hike at Wildlake

31 March 2018

Hike out to Flat Top Peak for an early picnic dinner during sunset and moonrise.

April

Apr 07

Reptiles and Amphibians of Sutro Ranch Preserve – Members Only

07 April 2018

Explore the fascinating world of amphibians and reptiles on the Sutro Ranch Preserve with herpetology expert Jeff Alvarez.

Apr 07

Missimer Snell Valley Rare Wildflower Walk

07 April 2018

Our Missimer Wildflower Preserve in Snell Valley is known for the diversity and display of wildflowers.

Apr 13

Birding from Low to High – Members Only

13 April 2018

Join LTNC Stewardship Program Manager Mike Palladini and Napa County bird expert Murray Berner for a morning of birding.

Apr 15

Long Canyon/Foley Canyon Loop

15 April 2018

Enjoy the beauty of Long Canyon and Foley Canyon on this hike north of Lake Berryessa.

Apr 15

NEW HIKE – Fire Poppy walk on Foote Preserve at Mt. George

15 April 2018

Get a firsthand look at a post-wildfire wildflower.

Apr 18

Dunn-Wildlake & Duff Ranch Preserve Orientation

18 April 2018

Areas of this Preserve are accessible to hiking and biking for individuals who have completed an orientation.

Apr 21

Grateful Dead Peak

21 April 2018

Hike this beautiful Lake County location that few people ever visit.

Apr 22

Three Counties Hike

22 April 2018

Hike through the remote upper corner of the McLaughlin Reserve where Napa County meets Yolo and Lake Counties.

Apr 27

Chaparral Fire Ecology – Members Only

27 April 2018

Explore fire-adapted ecosystems on the Foote Botanical Preserve at Mt. George following the North Bay wildfires.

Apr 29

Full Moon Walk at Wildlake

29 April 2018

Join us on the Dunn-Wildlake Preserve as we hike out to Flat Top Peak for an early picnic dinner during sunset and moonrise.

May

May 06

Wildlake to Duff Peak

06 May 2018

Reach Duff Peak, overlooking the Oat Hill Mine Trail and the Palisades.

May 12

Mead Ranch Vernal Pools

12 May 2018

Hike through the historic and beautiful Mead Ranch in the hills northeast of Napa.

May 13

Mother’s Day at Tuteur Ranch

13 May 2018

Join long-time Land Trust supporter John Tuteur for his annual springtime trek.

May 19

Quail Ridge Paddle/Hike

19 May 2018

We’ll paddle two miles along Lake Berryessa to Quail Ridge Conservancy.

May 19

Wildlake Workday

19 May 2018

Spend the morning restoring a native grassland overlooking Bell Canyon on the Dunn-Wildlake Preserve.

May 19

Dunn-Wildlake & Duff Ranch Preserve Orientation

19 May 2018

Areas of this Preserve are accessible to hiking and biking for individuals who have completed an orientation.

May 20

Owling in the Napa Valley – Members Only

20 May 2018

Remove the wax from your ears and join local owl expert Robin Leong.

May 26

Quail Ridge Reserve

26 May 2018

These lands, though well-studied, are relatively undisturbed by human occupation.

June

Jun 03

Wildlake Workday

03 June 2018

Spend the morning restoring a native grassland overlooking Bell Canyon.

Jun 03

Dunn-Wildlake & Duff Ranch Preserve Orientation

03 June 2018

Areas of this Preserve are accessible to hiking and biking for individuals who have completed an orientation.

Jun 16

Stargazing at Wantrup Preserve

16 June 2018

Bring your love of the night skies for this extraordinary experience.

Jun 16

Linda Falls Preserve Vegetation Workday

16 June 2018

Help restore the Linda Falls Preserve.

Jun 17

Hoffnagle Loop at Wildlake

17 June 2018

This is a strenuous hike—hiking boots are a must.

Jun 22

NEW HIKE – Napa Checkerbloom Field Trip – Members Only

22 June 2018

This special status species has exploded on the Preserve following October’s North Bay fires.

Jun 24

Linda Falls Lumber Mill Hike

24 June 2018

Hike through shady forests and visit the site of an old sawmill.

July

Jul 25

Dunn-Wildlake & Duff Ranch Preserve Orientation

25 July 2018

Areas of this Preserve are accessible to hiking and biking for individuals who have completed an orientation.

Jul 27

Linda Falls Workday

27 July 2018

Help the Land Trust restore riparian habitat along Conn Creek.

August

Aug 12

Henry Road Walk

12 August 2018

Venture through vineyards, old-growth trees and meadows with lots of birds to see and great views of San Francisco.

Aug 24

Linda Falls Workday

24 August 2018

Help the Land Trust restore riparian habitat along Conn Creek.

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