Spring is nearly here! Get outside and explore your Land Trust protected lands on an early spring hike. Then, check back on April 1 for our full 2014 Walk + Hike schedule!
To find a hike: scan the list below, use the search box, or view the schedule on a calendar. Then, click on each individual event to learn more and to register. You may also want to:
Please note, hike registration opens 1 month prior to each outing.
Join Mary Crow for a hike at Whychus Canyon Preserve. Walk through ancient juniper groves and native bunch grasses while watching for birds and wildlife.
**This event is SOLD OUT, but you can still join the wait list.**
Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Derek Loeb for a hike along the stunning Summit Loop Trail at Smith Rock State Park.
Join Daniele McKay for an early spring geology hike at Whychus Canyon Preserve. Explore ancient juniper groves and enjoy mountain views as learn about the geologic history of this stunning rimrock canyon.
Learn the basics of bird watching with Carol Wall at one of Central Oregon's birding hot spots.
Explore your Land Trust Preserves in a whole new way: the Wander! Join Carol Wall for a short stroll to learn Camp Polk Meadow and its fascinating history as a crossroads for Native American tribes, explorers, and modern day conservation.
Explore the pine forests, sage-flats, and creek-side willows of Indian Ford Meadow Preserve on a bird walk with Carol Wall.
Enjoy a fascinating evening on native bees and stories about their conservation with scientist and insect wrangler Mace Vaughan.