Southern California Mountains Foundation

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Baldwin Lake Ecological Reserve

Baldwin Lake Ecological Reserve is a wonderful spot for wildflower viewing!  Stop by and get information about what's in bloom and get a chance to see the amazing pebble plain flowers found only in the Big Bear Valley! A guided wildflower walk with one of our volunteer naturalists begins at 11:30am.

    • pebbleplains
Categories: Discovery Center

Gold Panning

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

    • Gold Panning
Categories: Discovery Center

Nature Craft

Get inspired by nature to make fun crafts out of recyclable materials. Donations appreciated!

    • Nature Crafts Discovery Center Volunteer Mining room
Categories: Discovery Center
Tags: Free, family, kids, nature

Evening Program

Join a naturalist for a presentation on the wildlife of the San Bernardino National Forest. Great for the whole family! Sponsored by California Land Management.

Categories: Discovery Center

Nature Walk

Join us for a 45 minute nature walk to learn about the local history, plant life, and wildlife.  Nature walks are not strenuous and designed for all levels of physical conditioning. Free!

    • Discovery Center Nature Walk Volunteer
Categories: Discovery Center