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SCVAS Field Trip: Coyote Valley Open Space Preserve
June 3 @ 7:30 am - 10:30 am
Leader: Dani Christensen, (408) 781-5530
Directions: From Hwy 101, take the Bailey Ave. exit and head west. Turn left on Santa Teresa Blvd. Continue for approx. 2 miles, then turn right on Palm Ave. Preserve will be at the end of the road.
Highlights: Explore grassland and Blue Oak woodlands, looking for Yellow-billed Magpie, orioles, kingbirds, and Golden Eagles.
Difficulty: We will explore the meadow for about ½ mile on a flat dirt path, then if time permits we will continue up the Arrowhead Loop trial to the overlook, about ¾ mile one-way. Trail to overlook is moderately strenuous.
Notes: Limit 20 participants. Kids ages 10+ are welcome
For all trips: Beginners welcome. Heavy rain cancels. Carpool if possible. Bring binoculars. No unaccompanied minors.