Canyon Hike
May
7
10:00 am10:00

Canyon Hike

  • San Bruno Mountain Watch Office

Explore San Bruno Mountain's less-traveled canyons and learn about their history and ecology on this docent-lead hike. Paul's hikes are one of our most popular events!

Stewardship Saturday at Daly City Dunes!
May
7
2:00 pm14:00

Stewardship Saturday at Daly City Dunes!

Take part in the exciting start to San Bruno Mountain Watch's "Dune Defenders" stewardship program! You'll start the afternoon with a guided educational hike through the sandy dunes before helping remove invasive ice plant to make room for specialized native dune plants to expand.

Native Plant Sale
May
14
9:00 am09:00

Native Plant Sale

Our upcoming native plant sale will focus on helping you create a pollinator's paradise in your garden, especially for native bees. Become Bee Dazzled! We have what you need to make your garden a pollinator's paradise. Mary Beth, nursery volunteer and avid native gardener, will give a presentation on native bees - learn how to attract bees as well as other important pollinators.

SSF Weed Warriors
May
27
May 28

SSF Weed Warriors

  • 1400 Hillside Blvd South San Francisco, CA, 94080

Join the SSF Weed Warriors for their restoration work on the Mountain's south slope – come one day or both! There should still be wildflowers to enjoy as the display progresses through the season. Only heavy rain would cancel - so come prepared. Friday and Saturday 9am to noon.


Cypress Lane Wetland Restoration
May
3
10:00 am10:00

Cypress Lane Wetland Restoration

  • 100 Cypress Lane Brisbane, CA USA

Help us restore this magical wetland that is a breeding ground for the Pacific Chorus Frog and other native species - including a spectacular array of California native plants.

Spring Hike Series - May Day Hike
May
1
10:00 am10:00

Spring Hike Series - May Day Hike

  • San Bruno Mountain Watch Office

Hike through two beautiful canyons and get an idea of what makes this Mountain so special. This May Day Hike through Buckeye and Owl Canyons will be led by Gail Mallimson, Board Member, environmentalist and videographer, and her husband Elliot, landscape architect and native plant enthusiast. You'll visit an Ohlone Indian shellmound, learn common wildflowers and plants, and perhaps glimpse a Mission Blue butterfly. Co-leader will be Miranda Sulley, Board Member.

STEWARDSHIP SATURDAYS
Apr
30
9:45 am09:45

STEWARDSHIP SATURDAYS

We'll be back in Buckeye Canyon where we will continue the battle against expanding populations of French broom - we will be pulling the remaining plants before they have a chance to go to seed.  WE NEED YOUR HELP for this important work. The rain-softened ground will make our work much easier. Rain or Shine. Come prepared!

San Bruno Mountain and Our Indigenous Heritage
Apr
19
4:30 pm16:30

San Bruno Mountain and Our Indigenous Heritage

David Schooley, San Bruno Mountain Watch's founder, will be part of an Environmental Justice Panel discussion featuring powerful and inspiring fighters for environmental and social justice! There will also be an exhibit curated by Ariel Cherbowsky, our stewardship coordinator, featuring the art, poetry, and photography of David, the ecology and political history of the mountain, and more!

Spring Hike Series - Ecology Hike
Apr
16
10:00 am10:00

Spring Hike Series - Ecology Hike

  • San Bruno Mountain Watch Office

On this hike you will see the Mountain through the eyes of an experienced restoration ecologist. Joe Cannon is the previous Stewardship Director for Mountain Watch and is an instructor in Ecology at San Francisco City College. Co-leader is Paul Bouscal.

Spring Hike Series
Apr
2
May 1

Spring Hike Series

  • San Bruno Mountain Watch Office

Again this year we invite you to visit the Mountain on one of our Spring Hikes. These hikes will visit different areas of the Mountain and the leaders are enthusiastic and knowledgeable Mountain Watchers. See the complete Upcoming Events listings for the individual hikes and descriptions.

Rare Plant Program Hike
Mar
19
10:00 am10:00

Rare Plant Program Hike

Doug Allshouse will be leading a Rare Plant Hike for those who are interested in our Rare Plant Program which is in development.

Spring Wildflower Walk
Mar
6
10:00 am10:00

Spring Wildflower Walk

  • Montessori School

Join Chuck and Loretta on this wildflower walk to explore the undiscovered south slopes of San Bruno Mountain. Spring should be in full bloom - so bring your camera for both the flowers and the views. The weather looks like it will be OK on Sunday - heavy rain would cancel until March 13th, but we're good to go in light rain this Sunday.

Coyote Workshops in Brisbane
Mar
5
10:00 am10:00

Coyote Workshops in Brisbane

  • Brisbane City Hall

The last workshop, hosted by the City of Brisbane, on how to coexist with local coyotes will be on Saturday March 5 at 10AM. Learn to live with coyotes!

Native Plant Sale
Feb
20
9:00 am09:00

Native Plant Sale

Are you ready to ditch your lawn and create a native prairie in your yard? Mission Blue Nursery specializes in our local coastal prairie plant community - all from San Bruno Mountain,of course!

Rare Plants on the Mountain
Feb
20
9:00 am09:00

Rare Plants on the Mountain

Mountain Watch is developing a rare plant program for the Mountain. Doug Allshouse and David Nelson, instrumental in this program's development, will give short presentations at this Saturday's native plant sale - be there for these interesting presentations!

SAN FRANCISCO'S FRAGMENTED ECOSYSTEMS
Feb
17
6:30 pm18:30

SAN FRANCISCO'S FRAGMENTED ECOSYSTEMS

Please join Brent Plater, executive director of the Wild Equity Institute, for a photographic exploration of the remaining wild areas in San Francisco,  discuss the threats they face, and learn how you can help these areas thrive. 

Nusery Pot Donations
Feb
17
9:30 am09:30

Nusery Pot Donations

Mission Blue Nursery needs your used 1 Gallon Pots. Please bring your unwanted 1 gallon pots in GOOD CONDITION to the Mission Blue Nursery any Wednesday from 9:30am until 1:30pm.