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Junior Ranger Program: Salt Marsh Exploration

October 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Junior Ranger Program

Secrets of the Salt Marsh


Earn your Jr. Ranger Badge exploring China Camp’s salt marsh and the birds, fish, sharks, crabs and other critters in this exciting and mysterious habitat.

 We’ll do fun scientific experiments and sharpen our observational skills (be prepared to get your feet wet!)

 We’ll discuss things that threaten our marsh and how we can protect it!                


Date: Saturday October 5

Time: 9:00 – 10:30

Location: China Camp Point, 100 China Camp Village Rd., San Rafael

Directions will be provided in email response.

Age: Best for ages 6-10

Children must be accompanied by an adult.





Bring appropriate hiking clothes and shoes, snacks, sunscreen, a hat, and binoculars (if you have them).


This is a free event. Space is limited and reservations are required.

To reserve, send email to:

chinacamp.programs@gmail.com or call (415) 456-0766

Include your name, phone #, and the number of people attending.

We will reply to confirm your reservation.

Cancellation announcements will be posted on the FOCC website homepage.


October 5, 2019
9:00 am - 10:30 am

NOTICE: Some sites at the Back Ranch Meadows Campground will be closed Sunday through Thursday from November 14, 2022 until May 13, 2023 due to construction. The group site will remain open during the week. Go to reservecalifornia.com for available reservations.

ADVISORY: December 3, 2023, 8am-2pm. Footrace beginning at Miwok Meadows. Expect increased foot traffic on Shoreline Trail, Oak Ridge Trail, and Bayview trail. Plan your trip to the park accordingly. See calendar for details.