THIS EVENT IS IN THE PAST!
San Diego Parks & Open Spaces Day 2010 At Cabrillo National Monument
Above: Graphic Image provided by NPS: Cabrillo National Monument lies at the tip of the Point Loma Peninsula, just west of the city of San Diego.
Come and enjoy the summertime at Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego's National Park, and learn about the other parks, natural areas, and open spaces in the San Diego area. The day's events will include ranger-guided hikes down the park's 2.5 mile Bayside Trail, special films about a variety of parks and open spaces, fun activities for children, including a new self-guided Ecology Walk program down the Bayside Trail and the park's Junior Ranger programs, as well as booths and exhibitors from local parks and land management organizations.
All events are included with the regular park entrance fee of $5.00 per vehicle and $3.00 for motorcyclists, bicyclists and walk-ins (valid for 7 days from date of purchase).
Cabrillo National Monument is located on Point Loma at the south end of Catalina Boulevard.
Schedule of Events
9:00 a.m. "In Search of Cabrillo" (film)
9:30 a.m. HPWREN presents: "San Diego Wildfires 2003, the Cedar Wildfire" (film)
10:00 a.m. "California Coastal National Monument" - Huell Howser (film)
10:30 a.m. Leave No Trace - Park Ranger Steven Powers (presentation)
11:00 a.m. "Ken Kramer's About San Diego" from KPBS - Ken Kramer (presentation)
12:00 p.m. San Diego's Early History "El Pueblo Perdidio" - Jack Williams (presentation)
1:00 p.m. "Introduction to Death Valley" (film) - followed by Q&A with a Park Ranger
2:00 p.m. Dr. Zoolittle - San Diego Zoo animal appearance (presentation)
3:00 p.m. "Tide pools of Cabrillo National Monument" (film)
3:30 p.m. "Whales!" (film)
4:00 p.m. Ken Burn's - "Americas Best Idea" (film)