Guided Natural History Walk

Guided Natural History Walk

Join Cosumnes River Preserve docents on a guided hike along the River Walk Trail! This hike will take you back to the days when the Plains Miwok once inhabited the Cosumnes River’s surrounding landscape. You’ll learn about the plants and animals they interacted with and the unique ways in which they utilized the land as a part of their everyday lives. The route will cover approximately 3.5 miles, but participants that do not wish to

Guided Paddle Along the Cosumnes River

Guided Paddle Along the Cosumnes River

Join experienced naturalists for a leisurely paddle up the Cosumnes River and its peaceful sloughs.  We’ll likely see forest birds, raptors, egrets, herons, cormorants, and maybe deer, a beaver and/or an otter.  We’ll talk about the flora and fauna found in this riparian corridor, and about the first people to live here, the Plains Miwoks. Bring your own boat (canoe, kayak, SUP), paddle, and PFD. We will meet at the Cosumnes River Preserve Visitor Center

Guided Paddle Along the Cosumnes River

Guided Paddle Along the Cosumnes River

Join experienced naturalists for a leisurely paddle up the Cosumnes River and its peaceful sloughs.  We’ll likely see forest birds, raptors, egrets, herons, cormorants, and maybe deer, a beaver and/or an otter.  We’ll talk about the flora and fauna found in this riparian corridor, and about the first people to live here, the Plains Miwoks. Bring your own boat (canoe, kayak, SUP), paddle, and PFD. We will meet at the Cosumnes River Preserve Visitor Center

Guided Paddle Along the Cosumnes River

Guided Paddle Along the Cosumnes River

Join experienced naturalists for a leisurely paddle up the Cosumnes River and its peaceful sloughs.  We’ll likely see forest birds, raptors, egrets, herons, cormorants, and maybe deer, a beaver and/or an otter.  We’ll talk about the flora and fauna found in this riparian corridor, and about the first people to live here, the Plains Miwoks. Bring your own boat (canoe, kayak, SUP), paddle, and PFD. We will meet at the Cosumnes River Preserve Visitor Center

Become a Teacher on the Public Lands

Become a Teacher on the Public Lands

Join the Bureau of Land Management in protecting our public lands and promoting hands on learning through some of the United States’ most treasured cultural, natural and geological resources…become a 2021 Teacher on the Public Lands. March 10, 2021 The Cosumnes River Preserve in Galt, CA is seeking a K-12th grade teacher to become a Teacher on the Public Lands (TPL) between June and August 2021. Teachers will receive a $2,200 stipend for completing 160