Fall and Winter Family Programs in the Marin Headlands from NatureBridge

September 14, 2017

NatureBridge, which organizes Coastal Camp, a summer day camp for kids in kindergarten through ninth grade, also offers organized family programs at the Marin Headlands. Monthly programs include night hikes, campfires, and more. Here's what NatureBridge has to offer for families this fall and winter.

Evening programs feature an educator-led hike in the Marin Headlands followed by fun around the campfire including s'more roasting, campfire skits, and fun sing-alongs. Visit www.naturebridge.org or call (415) 332-5771 for more information and to register for programs, which often sell out way in advance.

Hike the Headlands
September 24, 10 am–2 pm

Hike the Headlands is an exciting day of exploration in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Discover the Headlands with a NatureBridge educator and engage in hands-on science activities in the learning labs. There will be live music, delicious food, arts, crafts, and inspiring hikes! $25 per adult; $12 per child (4–17 years old); $65 per family (2 adults and 2 children). Register here.

Headlands Nightlife
October 14, 5:30–8 pm

Explore the mysterious lifestyle of nocturnal animals that start their day just as you're going to bed! Cost: $15 per person. Register here.

Oceans Aglow: Family Night Hike and Campfire
November 15, 5:30–8 pm

Discover the amazing natural phenomenon of bioluminescence. Hike out to Rodeo Beach and explore the sands for twinkling plankton. Cost: $15 per person. Register here.

The Moon and Stars: Family Night Hike and Campfire
December 9, 5:30–8 pm

Using binoculars, a spotting scope, and telescopes, study the face of the moon and learn more about constellations and the night sky. Binoculars will be provided, or bring your favorite pair. Cost: $15 per person. Register here.

Oceans Aglow: Family Night Hike and Campfire
January 27, 5:30–8 pm

Discover the amazing natural phenomenon of bioluminescence. Hike out to Rodeo Beach and explore the sands for twinkling plankton. Cost: $15 per person. Register here.