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Looks like clear weather for NATURE WALK: Tilden Seaview Trail for flowers and views

Thursday, March 16, 2023, 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM
Tilden Seaview Trail
Parking lot past the Steam Trains (2481 Grizzly Peak Blvd.)
2481 Grizzly Peak Blvd.
Orinda, CA  
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Jeanette Ward
6509547476 (c)
Nature Walk
Registration is recommended
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Rain cancels
No Fee

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Tilden -Seaview Trail Volmer Peak Trail

When:  Thursday. March 16 at 1 PM (for approximately 2 hours)
Where:  Volmer Peak Seaview Trail in Tilden Park

Contact:  Jeanette Ward, 650.954.7476
Registration Recommended so we know to look for you. You may also self register. REGISTERED FOLKS WILL  RECEIVE NOTICE OF CANCELLATION

Members, volunteers, guests

Accessibility:   Not Wheelchair accessible

  Volmer peak VIA Seaview trail - 3 miles out and back

Description:  Rain and storm damage permitting, this month we hope to see the wildflowers, as a result of those winter rains. Great views and great company! We may have several walk leaders to accompany walkers  and accommodate various levels of distance and walking pace. It is 1 1/2 miles to the first bench and a bit further to the next bench.

Where to Meet: We will meet in the parking lot just beyond the Steam Trains off Lomas Cantadas Road, east of Grizzly Peak. There is an accessible toilet near there.

What to bring:
 Binoculars if you have them, good hiking shoes for the trails, layered clothing for variable weather, water, windbreaker, hat, snacks. Hiking poles are highly recommended for stability, esp. on possibly wet slopes. Bring your cell phone if you have one! 

Directions: You can take Ashby Ave east, Left on Claremont Drive, Left on Grizzly Peak, Right on Lomas Cantadas, first Left toward Steam Trains (but don't park for them!) Bare right to get to the trailhead parking lot at the far end.  
For additional clarity:
The navigational setting for the Steam Trains is 2481 Grizzly Peak Blvd., Orinda. There is a jog to the right on Lomas Cantadas and a left to the steam trains themselves. Bare right past the steam trains to get to the trailhead parking lot at the far end.

Transportation: Need a ride? Members can request a ride from the Ashby Village office- 510-204-9200. Or have your guest bring you, and join you on the walk. Also, notify Jeanette, above, if you still need help. We might be able to post to the nature walk forum to seek assistance from members going!