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February Activities

redwoodsGuided Redwood Grove Walks                                                                                   
Every Saturday in February at 1 pm

How do redwoods grow to become the tallest organisms on earth? How important are banana slugs to the redwood ecosystems? Why are there so few old growth trees left? Answer these questions and more every Saturday on our Redwood Grove Walks. One of our knowledgeable docents will lead you through our magnificent old growth forest and answer any questions you may have. Meet at the Visitors Center in the Day Use area of Henry Cowell located off of Hwy 9 in Felton. The program is free, parking is $10.

acorn woodpeckersBird Walk                                                                                                                  
Saturday, February 14 from 8 am to 10am

Henry Cowell is home to many beautiful and fascinating birds. Join Park Docent Jim Williams for a leisurely bird walk. Please bring your own binoculars and dress in layers.
 Meet at the campground, located at 2591 Graham Hill Road. Program is free, parking is $10.

basketBasket Making Workshop          
Saturday, February 20 from 1 pm to 3 pm
Saturday, February 27 from 10 am to Noon

Join Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park Docent Cheryle VanDeVeer or a fun, free, family workshop learning how to make a basket from local pine needles. Meet at the Park Visitor Center in the Day Use area of Henry Cowell Redwoods, located off of Hwy 9 in Felton. No experience necessary. All materials supplied. Children should be accompanied by an adult. The program is free, parking is $10.

Events made possible by California State Park Docents, California State Parks and Mountain Parks Foundation. Visit us on the web at or