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Valley of the Newts Walk at Las Trampas

Sat. Feb 15, 2020 @ 9:30 am

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One event on Sun. Feb 23, 2020 at 9:30 am


Get an up-close look at newts in their natural habitat on this free guided hike at Las Trampas near San Ramon on Saturdays, February 15 and Sunday, February 23, 2020. Photo: Lawrence Dolton/flickr.com

SAN RAMON – The month of February will feature two opportunities to go on a free guided nature exploration hike at Las Trampas in San Ramon in search of California Newts.

On Saturday, February 15 and Sunday, February 23, hikers will be guided on a 1.5-mile journey to get an up-close view of these amphibians in their natural habitat.

Meet at 9:30am at the Las Trampas Bollinger Canyon Staging Area. Participants should wear clothing and shoes that are appropriate for the weather and okay to get muddy.

These hikes are drop-in programs; they do not require registration.

Valley of the Newts Walk at Las Trampas
Saturday, February 15 & Sunday, February 23, 2020
Hike start: 9:30am
Las Trampas Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon
Admission is FREE

For more information, visit EBParks.org or call 510-544-3249.


Las Trampas Wilderness Area
18012 Bollinger Canyon Road
San Ramon, CA 94583 United States
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Danville Area, Diablo Region, San Ramon, SF Bay Area, Tri Valley