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Night Hike

Come join us for an educational hike with the family! Participants meet at the Dogwood amphitheater for a 45 minute hike. Hikes are designed for participants of all ages and skill levels. Free.

    • Discovery Center Nature Walk Volunteer

Evening Programs-Discovery Center Amphitheater

Join the Discovery Center for an educational and entertaining evening program to teach visitors about the San Bernardino National Forest.  Learn about our planets and the night sky and gaze through a telescope.  Sponsored by California Land Management.  Suggested donation $5. 

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Categories: Discovery Center

Intro to Geocaching

Learn how to get involved in the world wide scavenger hunt know as geocaching.  You will learn how to navigate online to find caches, how to use a GPS unit to locate caches, and learn about environmental ethics associated with the sport.  No experience necessary, all tools provided.  Please call to sign-up class is limited to 15 people.  (909) 382-2790.  Free!

    • Forest Trail
Categories: Discovery Center

Gold Panning

Come learn how to pan for gold!  Children will learn the process of gold panning, using real panning equipment.  The "gold" is pyrite, and children can take home their findings along with an informational handout and a certificate!  Fee: $3

    • Gold Panning
Categories: Discovery Center

Nature Walks

Join us for a 45 minute walk to learn about the local plant life, wildlife, and some very interesting historical facts.  This is a great activity for families and individuals who want to gain a greater appreciation of our National Forest.  Nature walks are not strenuous and designed for all levels of physical conditioning.  Free!

    • Discovery Center Nature Walk Volunteer
Categories: Discovery Center

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