Wildflowers and Waterfowl Collaborative Field Trip: Sat., Feb. 23rd
Join leaders Bill Waycott from the CA Native Plant Society and Chuck Woodard from Morro Coast Audubon Society on this collaborative hike SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23rd from 9AM-12:30PM. Meet at the Mabel French Boy Scout Camp.
Directions: From Arroyo Grande, follow the signs towards Lopez Lake. After crossing the damn, but before entering Lopez Lake County Park, turn right on Hi Mountain Road and proceed 0.8 miles to the junction of Upper Lopez Canyon Road. Bear left on Canyon Road and proceed 3.6 miles to the entrance of the Boy Scout Camp, on the left (west) side of
the road. Park in the parking lot, where restrooms are available. No day use fees are charged as this area is outside of the fee area.
Expect to hike about 4 miles with a 200 foot elevation gain. We will be looking for early flowering plants and waterfowl, which should be plentiful and visible as the trail descends towards the Wittenberg arm of Lopez Lake. Participants should bring water, snacks, and dress in layers for the weather; a hat and sturdy shoes are advised. Rain or threat of rain cancels. No RSVP required.