This hike is limited to the first 25 scouts and a parent (50 people maximum for this event).
Location: California Nursery Historic Park, 36501 Niles Blvd., Fremont, CA 94536
Date: Saturday, March 9, 2019 Time: DUSK (actual start time will be circulated before the hike)
Distance: 1 to 1.5 miles round trip Time: Allow about 1.5 -2 hours for program and hike
Suggested Age: Tigers, Wolves, Bears and Webelos.
Price $8 per parent. The Pack will pay for your scout to attend.
The California Nursery Historic Park has many old trees that are ideal for Owls and other Raptors to roost, nest and hunt from in search of food. Bring your flashlight and walk through the grounds at dusk, this is a good time to spot an owl in the trees or hunting for prey. Meet at the California Nursery Office for an introduction to owls and then walk at the sun goes down you will look and listen for the raptors that hunt at night. Discover owl pellets and the bones of what the owls ate at the Vallejo Adobe. Other night birds will also be seen in this forest in a park. Small flashlights are acceptable.
Scouts completing this hike will earn the Hoot Owl Trail Trekker rocker patch.