Events Listing

Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Boling Gap Table Top Hike McKenzie Preserve @ McKenzie Preserve
9:00 am
This hike travels along the Discovery Trail and then up through Boling Gap. From the saddle, hikers will make the trek up to Table Mountain. You will enjoy views of the San Joaquin river, explore[...]
Wildflowers on Stockton Creek @ Stockton Creek Nature Preserve
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Wildflowers on Stockton Creek @ Stockton Creek Nature Preserve | Mariposa | California | United States
9:00 am
Wildflowers on Stockton Creek Saturday March 25, 2017, meet at 9 AM at the Stockton Creek Nature Preserve entrance off of Highway 140 just past the town of Mariposa, CA. Join us as we explore[...]
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Yoga Under the Oaks on the McKenzie Preserve @ McKenzie Preserve
9:00 am
“Ahimsa begins with the self; be kind, go slow, avoid injury and see what happens.”     ~Linda Marie Come stretch your stress away under a canopy of Oaks on the beautiful McKenzie Table Mountain Preserve. Certified[...]
Fine Gold Creek Hike @ Fine Gold Creek Preserve
Mar 26 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Fine Gold Creek Hike @ Fine Gold Creek Preserve
9:00 am
This is a moderate hike that follows a 3 mile loop which meanders along the slopes of the preserve and offers scenic views of Fine Gold Creek. Part of the trail takes you along the[...]
Mar 26 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Wildflowers on Black Mountain Preserve @ Black Mtn Preserve | Tollhouse | California | United States
9:00 am
Spring is here and has brought an amazing display of flowers! Join botanist and local wildflower authority John Stebbins and botanist Chris Winchell for an exciting day of wildflower exploration on Black Mountain. John will show[...]
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Beginning Birding at the Gorge for Spring @ San Joaquin River Gorge | Auberry | California | United States
9:00 am
Beginning Birding Spring Class at the San Joaquin River Gorge SFC, Fresno Audubon Society, and the San Joaquin River Gorge Special Recreation Management Area (BLM) have joined forces to offer a collective birding series that[...]
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Open Preserve Day - McKenzie Preserve @ McKenzie Preserve
9:00 am
Join us for Open Preserve Day and enjoy the McKenzie preserve in all its beauty! Bring your family and friends to explore on your own, have a picnic, enjoy the fresh, crisp air and take[...]
Yoga on Striped Rock @ Striped Rock Conservation Easement
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Yoga on Striped Rock @ Striped Rock Conservation Easement | Mariposa | California | United States
9:00 am
Join Yoga instructor Carol Hart for an outdoor flow class on Striped Rock. All levels welcome! Costs is $10 for Members, $15 for Non-Members – Considering joining Sierra Foothill Conservancy today and continue to get[...]
Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
SJ&E Railroad at the Museum of the Central Sierra @ Museum of the Central Sierra | Shaver Lake | California | United States
1:00 pm
SFC and the Central Sierra Historical Society have joined forces to offer a weekend series unveiling the exciting story of the SJ&E railroad! Please join us for one or both of the opportunities (April 1st & April 2nd) that[...]
Tivy Mountain Summit Hike @ Tivy Mtn Preserve
Apr 2 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Tivy Mountain Summit Hike @ Tivy Mtn Preserve
8:00 am
The hike to the summit is an Advanced hike This is a very strenuous hike, about 6 miles round trip with a 2000 ft. elevation gain to the summit. Participants will hike along a steep[...]
Wildflowers on Striped Rock @ Striped Rock Conservation Easement
Apr 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Wildflowers on Striped Rock @ Striped Rock Conservation Easement
9:00 am
Join botanist Wendy Fisher for a class on beautiful local wildflowers and spring flora on the amazing Striped Rock Conservation Easement.  Participants to meet at 9:00 AM at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds off Hwy 49[...]
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
History of the SJ&E Railroad at the McKenzie Preserve @ McKenzie Preserve | Shaver Lake | California | United States
10:00 am
SFC and the Central Sierra Historical Society have joined forces to offer a weekend series unveiling the exciting story of the SJ&E railroad! Please join us for one or both of the opportunities (April 1st & April 2nd) that[...]
Birding Hike on Fine Gold Creek @ Fine Gold Creek Preserve
Apr 8 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Birding Hike on Fine Gold Creek @ Fine Gold Creek Preserve
8:00 am
SFC, Fresno Audubon Society, and the San Joaquin River Gorge Special Recreation Management Area (BLM) have joined forces to offer a collective birding series that combines instruction, exploration, and fun! Join Rich Gilman and Robert[...]
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Boling Gap Table Top Hike McKenzie Preserve @ McKenzie Preserve
9:00 am
This hike travels along the Discovery Trail and then up through Boling Gap. From the saddle, hikers will make the trek up to Table Mountain. You will enjoy views of the San Joaquin river, explore[...]
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Family Hike on Clark's Valley @ Clark's Valley
9:00 am
Join Jen McCollom for a family hike through the beautiful oaks, fir trees, and meadows of Clark’s Valley. This property is SFC’s highest elevation easement, and is a transition zone between the High Sierra and[...]
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Yoga Under the Oaks on the McKenzie Preserve @ McKenzie Preserve
9:00 am
“Ahimsa begins with the self; be kind, go slow, avoid injury and see what happens.”     ~Linda Marie Come stretch your stress away under a canopy of Oaks on the beautiful McKenzie Table Mountain Preserve. Certified[...]
Apr 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Veteran's Open Preserve Day - McKenzie @ McKenzie Preserve
9:00 am
OPEN PRESERVE DAY FOR VETERANS, MILITARY, POLICE & FIRE SERVICE PERSONNEL! Veterans, current military, Police & Fire personnel and their families are all invited to experience the beauty of the McKenzie Preserve. Come walk the[...]
Birding on Stockton Creek @ Stockton Creek Nature Preserve
Apr 15 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Birding on Stockton Creek @ Stockton Creek Nature Preserve
8:00 am
Mariposa Public Utility District, Yosemite Area Audubon, and SFC have joined forces to offer a series of birding hikes. Join Docent and SFC Land Conservation Project Manager/Biologist Melissa Odell to learn resident bird species and[...]
Black Mountain Summit Hike @ Black Mtn Preserve
Apr 15 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Black Mountain Summit Hike @ Black Mtn Preserve
9:00 am
The hike to the summit is an approximately 4 mile round trip with an elevation gain of 800 feet. Hikers will follow a dirt road to the top, and if the group wishes the hike[...]
Wildflowers on the Long Ranch @ Long Ranch, Hwy 140 Mariposa CA
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Wildflowers on the Long Ranch @ Long Ranch, Hwy 140 Mariposa CA | California | United States
10:00 am
Naturalist and author Michael Ross will lead a hike on the Long Ranch easement. This property holds a diverse range of Flora. Long Ranch Conservation Easement was the first conservation easement for SFC in Mariposa[...]
Apr 22 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Footloose in the Foothills 10K on the McKenzie @ McKenzie Preserve | Fukuoka-shi | Fukuoka-ken | Japan
6:30 am
Event Details Saturday April 22, 2017 Start: 8:30 AM Price: $35.00 Race Fee + $3.00 SignUp Fee (Registration Price increases to $40.00 after April 2, 2017 at 11:59 PM PDT) Race Day Registration: Opens at 7:30 AM Location: The[...]
Earth Day on Striped Rock @ Striped Rock Conservation Easement
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Earth Day on Striped Rock @ Striped Rock Conservation Easement
9:00 am
CELEBRATE EARTH DAY 2017!  Join Docent Ben Goger who will lead the annual Earth Day hike on the Striped Rock Easement. Hike through beautiful oak woodland and enjoy the view of western Mariposa County. The[...]
Western Pond Turtle Hike on Stockton Creek @ Stockton Creek Nature Preserve
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Western Pond Turtle Hike on Stockton Creek @ Stockton Creek Nature Preserve
9:00 am
Join park biologist Ninette Daniele to learn about the Western Pond Turtle restoration project on Stockton Creek. Meet at Stockton Creek Trailhead, approximately 1 mile north of Mariposa along Highway 140. Map to Stockton Creek[...]
Apr 23 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Open Preserve Day - McKenzie Preserve NEW DATE All Out Too! @ McKenzie Preserve
9:00 am
Join us for Open Preserve Day and enjoy the McKenzie preserve in all its beauty! We are partnership with REI for another All Out 2017!  Look on this page for the schedule as it evolves[...]
Mary Elizabeth Miller Preserve on Black Mountain Speaker Series at the Auberry Library @ Auberry Library  | Auberry | California | United States
7:00 pm
Join us for a fascinating panel discussion, hosted by the Friends of the Auberry Library, on the history and current uses of Sierra Foothill Conservancy’s Mary Elizabeth Miller Preserve on Black Mountain, featuring esteemed local[...]
Native Plants on the Long Ranch @ Long Ranch, Hwy 140 Mariposa CA
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Native Plants on the Long Ranch @ Long Ranch, Hwy 140 Mariposa CA | California | United States
9:00 am
Join docents Allison Baggett and Ben Fluharty for a hike on the Long Ranch Conservation Easement. This property holds a diverse range of flora. Long Ranch Conservation Easement was the first conservation easement for SFC[...]
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Yoga and Picnic on the McKenzie Preserve @ McKenzie Preserve
10:00 am
Bring the family for a short guided family-friendly hike to a beautiful location on the McKenzie where you’ll enjoy yoga under a canopy of Oaks. Certified Hatha Yoga instructor, Linda Marie, will guide you, all[...]
Paseo De Mariposa @ Mariposa County Courthouse
May 6 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Paseo De Mariposa @ Mariposa County Courthouse | Mariposa | California | United States
8:00 am
SFC is partnering with Mariposa County Health and Mariposa Rotary to host the 12K Trail Race on SFC’s Stockton Creek Preserve. Caterpillar Crawl and 5K run also featured. Compete in these events for a chance[...]
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Open Preserve Day at Black Mountain - Get Outside California! @ Black Mtn Preserve
9:00 am
Get Outside California at our Black Mountain Open Preserve Day! Come celebrate this special day with a pleasant 3 mile round trip hike up to the top of Black Mountain, with an additional mile if[...]
Open Preserve Day Stockton Creek Preserve @ Stockton Creek Nature Preserve
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Open Preserve Day Stockton Creek Preserve @ Stockton Creek Nature Preserve | Mariposa | California | United States
9:00 am
Bring the family out to explore this year’s dazzling display of wildflowers on the Stockton Creek Preserve. Featured events include a docent led wildflower hike, yoga under the oaks, and a family wildflower scavenger hunt[...]