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.

Calendar

DOCENT-LED FAMILY NATURE WALKS
- Every Saturday at 9am.
Meet in front 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, October 3, at 7:30pm.

Meet 30 minutes eariler for refreshments and socializing.
"The Campaign to Restore Hetch Hetchy: What Would it Take and How Could it be Done?" presented by Spreck Rosekrans, Executive Director of Restore Hetch Hetchy. more ...


CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY PLANT WALK
- Sunday, October 14 at 9am

Meet in front of the Nature Center


EATON CANYON GARDENING GROUP
- Sunday, October 14, at 10am.
Meet in the Native Plant Garden.


NATURE JOURNALING
- Sunday, October 14 at 10 am - noon.
Meet at the picnic tables with your favorite drawing and writing materials.


PASADENA AUDUBON SOCIETY
- Wednesday, October 17 at 7:30 pm
"It’s All About the Habitat" with Steve Evans, the Wild & Scenic Rivers Program Director for CalWild
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SOUTHWESTERN HERPETOLOGISTS SOCIETY
- Thursday, October 18 at 7:30pm

See website for information:
https://www.swhs.org/about/chapter/san-gabriel-valley


EATON CANYON CONSERVATION WORK DAY
- Saturday,October 20 from 9am to noon.

RSVP required. Email: eatoncanyon.conservation@gmail.com


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


CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY
- Thursday, October 25 at 7 pm

Restoring the Southern California ecosystem, with Erin Questad
See website for more information https://www.cnps-sgm.org/showevent.php?id=233&=3&rl=1


SIERRA CLUB
- Wednesday, November 7, at 7:30pm.

Meet 30 minutes eariler for refreshments and socializing.
"Hiking in the San Gabriel Mountains" presented by Casey Schreiner. 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.