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Fall is the perfect time for a nature walk along one of the newest sections of the San Francisco Bay Trail.
We should see many of the migratory water birds that are now returning to these restored wetlands, so bring your bird guide and binoculars.
Photo: Suzanne Weakley
This is an easy 2-mile hike on mostly level terrain, with an optional 2-mile extension after lunch
WHERE TO MEET
We'll assemble at the end of Hangar Avenue
From San Francisco (Northbound Highway 101): Take Nave Drive exit (after Lucas Valley Road). Stay on Nave Drive and turn right onto Main Gate Road. From Main Gate Road, turn left onto S. Palm Drive, turn right onto Hanger Avenue. Continue to the end of Hanger Ave. There is a service road at the end of Hanger Avenue that connects directly to the trail.
From Santa Rosa (Southbound Highway 101): Take Bel Marin Keys Boulevard exit. Turn right (east), cross over Highway 101, and turn right onto Nave Drive. Continue south on Nave Drive and turn left onto Hamilton Parkway. From Hamilton Parkway, turn left onto S. Palm Drive, turn right onto Hanger Ave. Continue to the end of Hanger Ave. There is a service road at the end of Hanger Avenue that connects directly to the trail.
Bring water, lunch, dress in layers, and wear good walking shoes.
For extra fun, there is an audio tour of the Hamilton Wetlands available for your smartphone. Download the free “Point” app (byCanogle) to your mobile phone for audio tours of: (1) Return of the Wetlands, and (2) Flying High at a Historic Airfield. Audio tour stories are automatically triggered by GPS when the hands-free option is selected. To download, look for “Point by Canogle” in your Apple App or Android / Google Play store.
If you have questions about this outing, email Ken Lavin or call him at 415-543-6771 x321.