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March 2019

Carr Lake Planting Day

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
618 Sherwood Drive, 618 Sherwood Drive
Salinas, CA 93906 United States
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Bring your family and friends to help CSUMB’s Return of the Natives with another planting in the garden at BSLT’s Carr Lake site! We’ll also be sharing more information on the vision for a central park in the heart of Salinas. Rain cancels.

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April 2019

Marks Ranch Trail Work Day: Volunteer Opportunity

April 6 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Marks Ranch, 117th Drive next to Toro Park
Salinas, CA 93908 United States
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We've had an overwhelming response to our trail work day and have more than enough volunteers for this Saturday. Thank you all for your support. Please check our website for other volunteer opportunities.

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2nd Annual Race for Open Space: Volunteer Opportunities

April 13
Marks Ranch, 117th Drive next to Toro Park
Salinas, CA 93908 United States
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As a volunteer for the Race for Open Space, you are creating something very special: a moment where people connect to themselves, to each other, and to the beauty of nature at Marks Ranch through their adventure across meadows and oak woodlands. The Race for Open Space would not be what it is without the kindness of volunteers who give their time to make it a success! When you volunteer for Big Sur Land Trust at the Race for Open…

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2nd Annual Race for Open Space

April 13 @ 6:30 am - 11:30 am
Marks Ranch, 117th Drive next to Toro Park
Salinas, CA 93908 United States
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Run, walk, and raise support for the lands you love on the beautiful Marks Ranch property. Course lengths include 2.5K, 5K, and 10K options. Online registration is now open. Click here to register for the 2nd Annual Race for Open Space.

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May 2019

Guided Hike at Martin Dunes!

May 4 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Martin Dunes is a 125-acre biological wonderland filled with wind-swept sands, wildflowers and spectacular views. You’ll want to bring binoculars to view everything this unique ancient seafloor offers including 17 different rare and threatened plants and animals. Wear layers as temperatures can vary. Pack water, sunscreen, snacks and a blanket to sit on. No pets please. This hike is moderately strenuous as we’ll be trekking around the coastline and sand dunes. Meet Up: Registration required. Please check in by 8:45…

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4th Annual “Vamos Afuera Salinas!” Take It Outside

May 5 @ 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Natividad Creek Park, 1395 Nogal Drive
Salinas, CA 93905 United States
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An opportunity for the community to appreciate existing parks and advocate for more. In support of the California Council of Land Trust’s “Take It Outside California!” initiative, several community groups and nonprofits in Salinas are partnering with Big Sur Land Trust to present an outdoor event filled with fun for everyone on Sunday, May 5. The festivities begin at 7 a.m. at Natividad Creek Park with a bird walk and park clean-up. The main event runs from 10 a.m. to…

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Guided Hike at Mitteldorf Preserve

May 9 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

This moderate hike through old growth redwood forest is approximately a 4-mile roundtrip. Along with all the other beauty on the way to the lodge and through the Nature Loop, you’ll see the county’s oldest and largest redwood tree! All other upper trails beyond the lodge are closed for repair and restoration at this time. Hiking poles are recommended and bring water and snacks. Please note, the water system was damaged by the Soberanes fire and subsequent storms and there…

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Volunteer Opportunity: Big Sur Redwood Forest Restoration at Glen Deven Ranch

May 18 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Crossroads Park & Ride, Rio Road
Carmel, CA 93923 United States
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Join the Watershed Stewards Program and Big Sur Land Trust at Glen Deven Ranch in Big Sur, where we will be restoring a redwood forest and enhancing steelhead trout habitat along Garrapata Creek! Tasks will include removing invasive plant species to support native plants, weeding around redwood seedlings, improving habitat for wildlife, including federally-listed threatened steelhead, and transplanting native plants locally. The restoration work at Glen Deven Ranch is ambitious and exciting, and it’s imperative that we remove invasive, non-native…

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HIKE FULL – Guided Arroyo Seco Ranch Hike

May 21 @ 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Running Iron Restaurant parking lot, 24 E. Carmel Valley Road
Carmel Valley, CA 93924 United States
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HIKE FULL - Arroyo Seco Ranch Hike Please check our events calendar for future guided hikes. Level of Difficulty - moderately strenuous. This full-day hike will take you through rich riparian habitat, dense oak woodlands, steep canyons and a historical location on the ranch. Along the way, you’ll be treated to sweeping views of the Arroyo Seco Watershed. Hiking poles highly recommended for shallow river crossings, steep slopes and rocky terrain. Temperatures can be expected to exceed 80 degrees Fahrenheit.…

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FULL – Carmel River FREE Tour

May 31 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
MPRPD Discovery Center Parking lot, 4860 Carmel Valley Rd
Carmel, CA 93923 United States
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FULL TOUR. Please check back frequently for another tour. BSLT staff member Rachel Saunders will lead a guided tour of the site for the Carmel River Floodplain Restoration and Environmental Enhancement (Carmel River FREE) Project. On this moderate walk you will have an opportunity to envision the floodplain restoration of the former Odello agriculture fields as BSLT's 128-acre property is transformed in the coming years.

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