Dedicated to the preservation of California's native plants
The mission of the California Native Plant Society is to increase understanding and appreciation of California’s native plants and to conserve them and their natural habitats through education, science, advocacy, horticulture and land stewardship.
GET YOUR TICKETS 2018 Annual CNPS Pot-Luck Banquet | Saturday January 20, 2018 5:30 to 9:30pm
NEW LOCATION Morro Bay Veterans Memorial Building, 209 Surf Street, Morro Bay DETAILS
- 1414.January.Sundayhttp://cnpsslo.org/event/atascadero-plant-walk/Three Bridges Oak Preserve9943-9949 Carmelita Ave, Atascadero, CA 93422, USA
Join us for a plant ID walk on the new trail at Three Bridges Oak Preserve. This trail starts in blue oak woodland, ascends into chaparral, and ends in stands of madrone and views towards the east. It is 4 miles up and back, ascending 800 ft. The ascent is gradual, along a winding trail towards the top of the ridge.
Come and learn the easy to identify species. Pick out plants that attract you. Bring native plant samples with you to be identiﬁed.
To reach the trailhead (note there are many streets involved), go west on Highway 41 from Atascadero, turn right onto San Gabriel Rd. for 0.5 miles, turn right onto Monita Rd. for 0.2 miles, turn right onto Sierra Vista Rd., turn left onto Andrita Rd. for 0.2 miles, continue onto Casanova Ave. for 0.7 miles, continue onto Carmelita Ave. for 0.2 miles to the trailhead. There are 4 signs helping to guide you along these streets to the parking lot.
Make sure to bring water and snacks. Sturdy shoes, sunscreen, hats, and layered clothing are recommended. No RSVP needed and no dogs please. Also, bring paper and pencil to take notes, and a camera for a photo record. If you would like a preprinted copy of the plant list for this walk, let the hike leader know 24 hours in advance. For more information, contact Bill Waycott, (805) 459 2103, email@example.com. Rain cancels.
- 1515.January.Mondayhttp://cnpsslo.org/event/cnpsslo-board-meeting/Copelands Health Education Pavilion at French Hospital1911 Johnson Ave, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA
We hope to see you there