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Easy Turtleback Trail Hike!

February 10, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am




Explore China Camp With a Naturalist

Learn about the abundant wildlife in the area.

See amazing views of the park.

Get Outside and exercise by the glittering bay.

Join naturalist Susan Edwards as we uncover the secrets of the Heart of China Camp: Turtleback trail. We’ll start at the Turtleback trailhead and wander among the pickleweed marsh and the oak woodlands to discover the plants and creatures that make it home. This will be a slow, joyful walk to see, smell, taste, hear and feel as much as we can. Susan is a seasoned naturalist who loves to share her knowledge of the intricate secrets of natural world along the trails of China Camp.

Families with children of all ages, welcome!

 Please bring appropriate hiking gear, warm clothing water, snacks, sunscreen and a hat.

When: February 10th, 2019

Where: Turtleback Trailhead, China Camp State Park

Time: 9am-11am

Please bring appropriate hiking gear, water, and sunscreen. Weather conditions may cancel event.

To RSVP or for directions please contact chinacamp.programs@gmail.com or

call (415)456-0766.


February 10, 2019
9:00 am - 11:00 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.