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Point Reyes National Seashore Association

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Wild Writing

A workshop in the wild for creating new writing, tuning the senses to the natural world, and asking intelligent questions. Instructor Patti Trimble will share excerpts from published writers, discuss various elements of short-form writing, and will offer really good prompts. This class meets in the Red Barn Classroom at Point Reyes Headquarters. The facility …

$70 – $80

Hidden Caves & Beaches

Explore the beauty of some of the Seashore’s most scenic sea caves, beaches, and tidepools thanks to a rare daytime negative low tide! Start the new year with a visit to some of the Seashore’s most scenic yet least visited places! A rare daytime negative low tide will allow access to sea caves, beaches, tidepools, …

$70 – $80

Winter Birds of Tomales Bay

Tomales Bay is an important area for thousands of waterbirds. Visit sites along the East Shore to observe shorebirds, raptors and more! Tomales Bay provides wintering habitat for thousands of loons, grebes, ducks and other waterbirds. The tidal flats, marshes, rocky shores, and beaches provide diverse feeding areas for raptors, shorebirds and waders. We will …

$80 – $90

Jazz Up Your iPhone Photography

Learn new tips and hone your skills as you discover how to make beautiful, fun images with the iPhone. All smart phones are welcome. The Silvermans have been teaching photography and leading workshops for over 20 years. The iPhone camera is the GREATEST! Do you like to hike, take a trip, join a family gathering, …

$80 – $90

Birding 101

Discovering Birds At Point Reyes Enhance your birding skills as you learn tips and tricks for identification and equipment use while immersed in beautiful Point Reyes. Winter is actually the season of greatest abundance for many birds at Point Reyes. Coastal estuaries such as Limantour Estero or Bolinas Lagoon are extremely rich feeding areas for …

$80 – $90

Sunset Kayak Tour

Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Drakes Estero during this summertime sunset paddle! Evening kayak trip on Drakes Estero and enjoy the colors of sunset from the water, the surrounding wildlife, or whatever natural beauty the estero chooses to reveal during this midsummer paddle! The waters and hillsides of Drakes Estero are rich in …

Music of Point Reyes

Learn to channel the sounds of the environment in this unique course inspired by the music of nature. Using the acoustic instrument of your choice, you will develop ways to hear the natural soundscapes of Point Reyes and discover, through both abstract and specific musical elements, how to express this pristine soundtrack in your own …

Pole Hiking Training

Learn how hiking with poles improves your performance and confidence on the trail. Save your knees! Strengthen core muscles while hiking! Learning how to use poles enables you to engage your whole body while hiking and significantly improves performance and confidence on varied terrain. Uphill pole techniques empower you to feel more push, improving your …

Drawing Sun Flowers

Draw beautiful summer flowers and explore various colored pencil and botanical illustration techniques. All levels welcome! Summer is the time for warmth, exuberance, and relaxation. Colored Pencils are a fun, safe and portable and meditative way to express oneself artistically. Join the artist online (Zoom) in their studio to draw the beautiful flowers of summers- …

Nature Journal Art

Sketch along the trail in pen or pencil, then learn to add watercolor. Finish the day with a journal full of Pt Reyes scenes! Joan will meet participants at the Five Brooks Trailhead and demonstrate and discuss how to make a quick journal sketch. Beginner or advanced participants welcome! No experience necessary. Then you will …

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