Hikers in Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve / photo by Lanette Otvos

Earthquake Walk

November 6, 2022
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Los Trancos Preserve
Approximate Total Miles

Join Docent Naturalists Lyle Rice, Catherine Crawford-Swent, and Laura Knott-Thomas for a fun and educational hike along the San Andreas Fault. You'll stop to discuss the San Andreas Fault, two major earthquakes that occurred on this section of fault, the dynamics that drive earthquakes, and how to prepare for the next big one. (Note: Families with engaged children who are attentive listeners and capable of hiking several miles are welcome on this leisurely-paced outing with minimal elevation change.)

Where to Meet

Meet at Los Trancos Parking Area on Page Mill Road (across from Monte Bello Preserve), 7 miles west of I-280 or 1.5 miles east of Skyline Boulevard. Those traveling from I-280 on Page Mill Rd. should allow approximately 35 minutes travel time.


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