Southern California Mountains Foundation

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Nature Walk

Join us for a 45 minute walk to learn about the local plant life, wildlife, and some very interesting historical facts. This is a great activity for families and individuals who want to gain a greater appreciation of our National Forest. Nature walks are not strenuous and designed for all levels of physical conditioning. Free!

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Categories: Discovery Center

Nature Walk

Join us for a 45 minute walk to learn about the local plant life, wildlife, and some very interesting historical facts. This is a great activity for families and individuals who want to gain a greater appreciation of our National Forest. Nature walks are not strenuous and designed for all levels of physical conditioning. Free!

    • paul nature walk
Categories: Discovery Center

Evening Program: Mountain Lion vs. Bobcat

Join the Discovery Center for an educational and entertaining evening program to teach visitors about the differences between the mountain lion and the bobcat. Join naturalist and volunteer, David Johnstone, for this fun and informative presentation.  Sponsored by California Land Management. Suggested donation $5. Your donations help keep our programs free!

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Categories: Discovery Center

Geocaching

Learn how to get involved in the world wide scavenger hunt know as geocaching.  You will learn how to navigate online to find caches, how to use a GPS unit to locate caches, and learn about environmental ethics associated with the sport.  No experience necessary, all tools provided.  Please call to sign-up ~ class limited to 15 people. (909) 382-2790. FREE!

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Categories: Discovery Center

Gold Panning

Come learn how to pan for gold! Children will learn the process of gold panning, using real panning equipment. The "gold" is pyrite, and children can take home their findings along with an informational handout and a certificate! Fee: $3

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Categories: Discovery Center

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