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22 Sep

Trailside Chat

Stop by and meet a Park Naturalist at a Trailside Chat table before starting a hike into the backcountry of Crystal Cove State Park on Sundays, September 1, 22, & 29 from 8am-11am.  Learn about some of the fun critters living in the park and reasons to stay on the trail.  Our Park Naturalist will be stationed at the Moro Canyon Trail Head near the Berns Amphitheater.  (PCH inland at stoplight School-State Park, follow signs towards the campground.) $15 day use…

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22 Sep

Kayak Tour of Crystal Cove with REI

Come paddle this gorgeous stretch of pristine coastline with REI and Crystal Cove Alliance, the nonprofit partner of Crystal Cove State Park. On this scenic ocean trip you will experience sunny coves, craggy headlands, views of Catalina Island and forests of giant kelp teeming with sea life. You will have the chance to see dolphins, seals, pelicans and several other marine animals. While at sea, you'll take part in studies to monitor kelp and water quality as you discover how…

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22 Sep

Introduction to Backcountry Skills

Getting ready to head into the wilderness for the first time and not sure what you need to know or do to have a successful trip? Hone your skills during this outing while we will discuss the importance of proper planning, equipment selection, and other fundamental backcountry skills. This outing will include ample opportunity for demonstrations, discussion, skills practice and questions during a hike that will cover approximately 3 miles. Key elements of pre-trip planning for backcountry travel, Basic concepts…

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22 Sep

Sunset Bluff Beach Walk

Join a park naturalist on a beautiful Sunset Bluff and Beach Walk on Sunday, September 22 at 6pm at Crystal Cove State Park.  Learn about the unique cliff and marine environments and the native plants and animals these support.  Bring camera and binoculars.  Meet at Pelican Point parking lot #2 near the parking lot (PCH coastward at Newport Coast, left at kiosk to the end.) $5 sunset rate.

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23 Sep

Autumnal Equinox Sunset Hike

The fall equinox marks the end of summer, and beginning of fall, when the days and night are equal length.  Celebrate the season on a guided Autumnal Equinox Sunset Hike on Monday, September 23 at 6pm at Crystal Cove State Park.  Join a Park Naturalist on this moderate one-hour hike.  Meet at the Berns Amphitheater (PCH inland at stoplight School-State Park, follow signs towards the campground.)  Wear sturdy shoes, bring water, and dress in layers.  $5 sunset rate.

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