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

Morning Meander: Ridge Grassland to Oaks

May 24, 2023
9:00 am - 11:30 am
Russian Ridge Preserve
Approximate Total Miles

Meet for a short, mid-morning hike in a preserve famous for its display of spring wildflowers. Docent Naturalists Laura Levin, Marie-Anne Neimat, and Emma Finter will help you identify exquisite blooms in a variety of plant habitats along the Ridge, Bo Gimbal, and Ancient Oaks trails. Proceeding at a leisurely pace, you’ll stop frequently to talk about your observations and take in expansive views.

Where to Meet

Meet at the Russian Ridge Parking Area on the northwest corner of the Skyline Boulevard (Highway 35) and Page Mill/Alpine Road intersection (across Skyline Blvd. on the right). Those traveling from I-280 on Page Mill Rd. should allow approximately 40 minutes travel time.

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