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King Tide Hike with the National Estuarine Research Reserve

January 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Join Dr. Mike Vasey, former director of the San Francisco Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, for a walk near the edge of China Camp’s tidal salt marsh during a “king tide,” what we call the most extreme and highest tides of the year. We will learn what king tides can teach us about sea level rise, how climate change will impact our regions wetlands and the marsh species that reside there. Click here to see a time-lapse video of a King Tide at China Camp. This event is suitable for adults. 

Date: Sunday, January 22

Time: Noon

Location: Back Ranch Meadows Group Campsite Parking Lot

 

Dress in layers for changeable weather. Bring snacks and water.

 

REGISTER HERE

 

Space is limited; reservations required. 

Free (donations appreciated).

Wheelchair accessible.

Cancellations notified via email.

Questions? Email programs@friendsofchinacamp.org or call (415) 456-0766.

 

Photo credit: King tide by Sheila Coll

Details

Date:
January 22
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

ADVISORY: Recent storms have caused hazardous trail conditions in certain areas in the park.  Proceed with caution if visiting the park.

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 and weekends. Go to reservecalifornia.com for available reservations.