Eaton Canyon Natural Area is a 190-acre zoological, botanical, and geological nature preserve situated at the base of the beautiful San Gabriel Mountains. Visitors can enjoy its hiking trails, equestrian trails with a staging area, picnic areas, seasonal stream, rocks and minerals, various natural habitats, native plants, and wildlife. Open daily from sunrise to sunset.

Public Calender

DOCENT-LED FAMILY NATURE WALKS
- Every Saturday at 9am.
Meet in fron of the Nature Center. No Dogs, please.more ...


NATURE TAILS STORY HOUR
- Every Saturday at 10:30am.
Stories and activities for children


SIERRA CLUB
- Wednesday, January 3, at 7:30pm. Meet 30 minutes eariler for refreshments and socializing.

"Climate Change Policy from Pasadena to Sacramento to Washington to the United Nations: Where are we now and what can we do?" more ...


CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY WALK
Sunday, January 14. Meet in front of Eaton Canyon Nature Center at 9:00am
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EATON CANYON GARDENING GROUP
- Sunday, January 14, at 10am.
Meet in the Native Plant Garden.


PASADENA AUDUBON SOCIETY
- Wednesday, January 17 at 7:30pm

"California Birds Annotated in Haiku" presented by Kimball Garrett more ...


SOUTHWESTERN HERPETOLOGISTS SOCIETY
- Thursday, January 18 at 7:30pm.

Join us to hear William Stout, an American artist and illustrator with a specialization in paleontological art. more ...


EATON CANYON CONSERVATION WORK DAY
- Saturday, January 20 from 9am to noon.
RSVP required. Email: eatoncanyon.conservation@gmail.com


AUDUBON BIRD WALK
- Sunday, January 21 at 8am.
Meet leader Hill Penfold in front of the Nature Center. more ...


CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY
- Thursday, January 25 at 7:30pm. Meet 30 minutes eariler for social time and informal plant identification.

"Pines, Pikas and Pygmy Pussypaws: Flora of Rock Creek, Eastern Sierra Nevada" with Joy England more ...


Family Nature Walk

Family Nature Walk

Every Saturday morning, weather permitting, from 9am to 11am.
Join us outdoors for a guided walk in Eaton Canyon Natural Area. This walk is geared to families, including small children, and everyone is welcome. Walking shoes, sunscreen, water, and a hat are recommended. The walk is free to the public. Meet in front of the building. No Dogs, please.

Nature Tails - Storybook Reading Time

"Nature Tails"
Storybook Reading Time

Every Saturday Morning at 10:30 am
Nature Tails is a program to read animal and nature stories to children visiting the Nature Center. The program is free to the public. Meet in the Children's Corner in the mueseum.


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