Tracks in sand, Ravenswood Preserve by Ellie Van Houtte

For adventurous kids, the best playground is the great outdoors. The FREE docent-led activities listed below are suitable for kids making your next family hiking trip even more exciting, educational, and fun. Choose from a variety of wildflower walks, beginning geocaching, wildlife hikes, and more!  For a complete list of ALL the activities offered, visit our docent-led activities page.

In addition to the kid-friendly activities listed below, families might also enjoy visiting the David C. Daniels Nature Center, or exploring one of our interpretive trails on their own.

Title Preserve Miles Activities
12/19/2018 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: Late Autumn in the Redwoods El Corte de Madera Creek Preserve 4
12/21/2018 - 10:00am to 1:30pm Winter Solstice Time Russian Ridge Preserve 3.5
Title Preserve Miles Activities
01/04/2019 - 10:00am to 1:30pm Big Birds - Little Birds Stevens Creek Shoreline Nature Area 3
01/06/2019 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm Earthquake Hike Los Trancos Preserve 2
01/13/2019 - 11:00am to 2:30pm Inside Stories of Plants Purisima Creek Redwoods Preserve 3
01/16/2019 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: Winter Waterfowl Stevens Creek Shoreline Nature Area 4
01/26/2019 - 9:30am to 2:00pm All Creatures Great and Small Russian Ridge Preserve 3
Title Preserve Miles Activities
02/03/2019 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm Ohlone Past and Present Russian Ridge Preserve 1
02/03/2019 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm Earthquake Hike Los Trancos Preserve 2
02/10/2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm Introductory Geocaching Skyline Ridge Preserve 1.3
02/20/2019 - 10:30am to 2:30pm Explorer Hike: A Fault Runs Through It Los Trancos Preserve 3-4
02/21/2019 - 9:30am to 2:00pm Who Stole My Meadow? Long Ridge Preserve 4