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

Explorer Hike: Early Spring Blooms

April 5, 2023
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Windy Hill Preserve
Approximate Total Miles

Join Docent Naturalists Mary Brunkhorst, Kate Bauer, and Dennis Smith as you search for wildflowers in the lower portion of this preserve. You’ll hike at a leisurely pace through mixed evergreen forest along the Betsy Crowder, Meadow, and Eagle trails. You’ll enjoy lunch along Corte Madera Creek before returning via the Hamms Gulch and Spring Ridge trails.

Where to Meet

The Lower Windy Hill Parking Area at the lower portion of the preserve is located on Portola Road. Please note: This parking lot fills quickly. Please do not park on Portola Road: parking is strictly enforced.

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