Upcoming Events 

Check out our upcoming events sponsored by San Bruno Mountain Watch, including stewardship outings and hikes, and also other events we think are important to The Mountain.

A listing of our past events can be found at the Event Archive.


Saturday
Dec272014

Founder's Hike, Dec27

David Schooley, founder of SBMW, will be leading a hike on Saturday December 27th through two beautiful canyons of San Bruno Mountain - Buckeye and Owl. David's Founder's Hikes will be on the 4th Saturday of each month.  

These hikes are limited to 7 participants and you MUST SIGN UP in advance at the online hike signup page or contact the office by email or phone.

Buckeye Canyon 2009Bring water and a snack or lunch. Dress for varied weather. Hikes leave at 10am and last until approximately 1:30pm.

For more information about all of our hikes, click here.

Meet at the San Bruno Mountain Watch office.

For more information, email Kris or call the SBMW office at 415-467-6631.

Sunday
Dec142014

Book Release Event, Dec14

Join David Schooley, founder of San Bruno Mountain Watch, to celebrate the release of his new book "Ravines of the Heart - San Bruno Mountain Poems, Drawings and Essays".

Sunday December 14
6:00 to 10:00pm
historical old Molloy's Tavern
1655 Mission Road
South San Francisco 94080

This will be an evening of stories, readings, film, food and drink. David will also be honoring past Executive Directors Phil Batchelder and Ken McIntire in addition to remembering the work and contribution of past Mountain Watch supporters who died in 2012-2013.

Saturday
Dec062014

Canyon Hike, Dec6

Explore San Bruno Mountain's less-traveled canyons and learn about their history and ecology on this docent-lead hike. Canyon Hikes are on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month. The hike is on narrow footpaths surrounded by coastal scrub, riparian woodland and coastal grassland and includes a visit to an Ohlone Indian shellmound.

Bring water and a snack or lunch. Dress for varied weather. Hikes leave at 10am and last until approximately 1:30pm.

For more information about our hikes, click here.

Meet at the San Bruno Mountain Watch office.

For more information, email Kris or call the SBMW office at 415-467-6631.

Saturday
Nov292014

Stewardship Saturday, Nov29 CANCELED

Joe Cannon (© Suzuki 2014)

NO WORKDAY SAT NOV 29 - taking a Thanksgiving break. On Saturday December 6th we'll continue our restoration work at the Daly City Dunes. The advocacy work by Mountain Watch persevered for several years to get to this habitat restoration event. Come out and help restore the dunes and plant hundreds of dune species! The workday is from 10:00am to 12:30pm with a break - snacks provided.

Please wear layered clothing, sturdy shoes or hiking boots, and bring 1 liter of water. Gloves and tools will be provided.

Meet at the San Bruno Mountain Watch office at 10:00am. We will carpool to the site.

For the most current information, email Iris.

To receive stewardship event email notifications, complete the signup form.

Friday
Nov282014

SSF Weed Warriors, Nov28 & Nov29

Mission Blue butterfly on host lupine © SBMW 2010Join the SSF Weed Warriors on San Bruno Mountain from 9:00am until Noon on Friday November 28th and Saturday November 29th. Come one day or both! This will be a great opportunity for some post-Thanksgiving exercise and fresh air.

We work to maintain critical butterfly habitat on the south slope of San Bruno Mountain.  Wear long pants and long-sleeved shirts for protection - and sturdy shoes; variable weather demands dressing in layers; bring 1 liter of water.

For more information, email the leaders Chuck and LorettaView Google map of meeting location for SSF Weed Warriors behind the Montessori School at 1400 Hillside Blvd. Heavy rain cancels.

Next SSF Weed Warrior outings: Friday November 28th and Saturday November 29th.

To receive stewardship event email notifications, complete the signup form.

Wednesday
Nov262014

Nursery Workday, Nov26

Join our volunteer propagators every Wednesday at the Mission Blue Nursery as we grow this season's batch of native plants for restoration projects and public sales. You'll grow native plants, learn about local plants and meet people interested in ecologically conscious gardening.

The workday is from 10am to 12:30pm with a snack break.

Directions to the Mission Blue Nursery in Brisbane.

For more information on the nursery, email Iris. For information on other volunteer opportunities, check out the Stewardship Volunteer Programs page.

To receive stewardship event email notifications, complete the signup form.

 

Tuesday
Nov252014

Cypress Lane Wetlands, Nov25

Volunteers are invited to join us on Tuesday Nov 25th from 9:00am to 11:00am at the Cypress Lane Wetlands in Brisbane's Crocker Industrial Park. Meet at the site where you'll find your leader, Rosie Arathoon. Bring boots if you have them! Tools and snacks will be provided.

In 2014 we restarted the Cypress Lane Wetlands stewardship program which was run so successfully for several years by Jim McKissock and his volunteers. Join us to continue the work on this interesting and important project!

For more information, contact us at the SBMW office at 415-467-6631 - or email sanbruno@mountainwatch.org.

Click here for directions to the Cypress Lane Wetlands project site and download a printable site description and map here.