Field Trips, Fall 2018 (Tentative)
9 AM to 12 Noon
|September 23 (Sunday) - POINT REYES. Cross the Golden
Gate Bridge and head north on Hwy 101 to Sir Francis Drake Blvd. Go west through the towns of Kentfield, Ross,
San Anselmo, and Fairfax to Olema. Turn right on Hwy 1 and then left, still on Sir Francis Drake through Inverness.
Continue west out toward Point Reyes and turn left at the sign for Drake's Beach Visitors' Center. Meet in the
parking area at the center. Travel time about 1½ hour
October. 13 (Saturday) - LAKE MERCED. Take Sunset Blvd. south all the way to the end and meet at the large parking circle at the north end of the lake. Travel time about 25 minutes. Note change in location!
October 27 (Saturday) - STOW LAKE - Golden Gate Park. Meet at the parking area for the boathouse at 8:30am (Note meeting time change)
November 25 rescheduled. Was
December 2 (Sunday) rescheduled. Was
Canceled due to weather!
We expect all trips to be held as scheduled regardless of weather, but please check this web page before leaving for possible last minute changes. Estimated times are roughly from the John Adams Campus. Each site has been chosen to provide high species diversity in areas in, or close to, San Francisco. Lists of birds seen on past trips to these areas are available online. Please bring binoculars and scopes if you have them. Please keep valuables secure or leave them home. Wear comfortable walking shoes or boots. Avoid sunglasses if possible. Participation is at your own risk.
Trips are open only to registered class members. Guests may attend by permission of the instructor. Cost is $10 per trip. All fees must be paid in ADVANCE of the start of the trip.