Guided Photography Walk

Guided Photography Walk

Come to Cosumnes River Preserve (CRP) for a two-hour guided walk focusing on photographing the Preserve. Spend two hours with a Cosumnes River Preserve docent who has extensive experience identifying and photographing the birds of the Preserve.  Get hints on how to best photograph birds and learn about how the Preserve manages ponds to provide the best environments for the wintering waterfowl. Wear cold-weather clothing and be prepared to wear masks as social distancing is

Guided Photography Walk

Guided Photography Walk

Come to Cosumnes River Preserve (CRP) for a two-hour guided walk focusing on photographing the Preserve. The first hour will be spent on creatively “seeing” Preserve photo opportunities, including using light, shape, texture, and color to artistically capture the Preserve. Topics include: direction of light, color vs monochrome, horizontal vs vertical, use of leading lines and depth of field in compositions. Camera functionality to be discussed include: use of histogram to confirm proper exposure and

Galt Winter Bird Festival

Galt Winter Bird Festival

Every year the City of Galt welcomes local and surrounding communities to celebrate nature and winter wildlife! This annual festival includes an in-person vending experience, multiple talks and lectures, guided tours and nature hikes, art contests, and so much more! Click here to check out the Galt Winter Bird Festival website and learn more.

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 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