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, September 5, at 7:30pm.

Meet 30 minutes eariler for refreshments and socializing.
"What the Hell is going on: Why the planet is getting hotter, and colder" presented by William Patzert, retired climatologist at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. more ...


CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY PLANT WALK
- Sunday, September 9 at 9am

Meet in front of the Nature Center


EATON CANYON GARDENING GROUP
- Sunday, September 9, at 10am.
Meet in the Native Plant Garden.


EATON CANYON CONSERVATION WORK DAY
- Saturday, September 15 from 9am to noon.

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


AUDUBON BIRD WALK
- Sunday, September 16, at 8am.
Meet leader Hill Penfold in front of the Nature Center. more ...


NATURE JOURNALING
- Sunday, September 16 at 10 am - noon.
Meet at the picnic tables with your favorite drawing and writing materials.


PASADENA AUDUBON SOCIETY
- Wednesday, September 19 at 7:30 pm
Mickey and Jon's Bird ID Quiz


SOUTHWESTERN HERPETOLOGISTS SOCIETY
- Thursday, September 20 at 7:30pm

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


CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY
- Thursday, September 27 at 6:30pm

Pot Luck Supper and Art Display 6:30 p.m., Members' Digital Photo Show 7:30 p.m., Poetry Reading 8:15 p.m., Activity Survey and Award of Prizes 8:30 p.m.
See website for more information: https://www.cnps-sgm.org/showevent.php?id=225&ty=3&rl=1


MOONLIGHT WALK moon
- Friday, September 21.

Check in at the Nature Center by 7:15 pm details


TWILIGHT PROGRAM
- Saturday, September 29 at 7:30pm.

"The Animal Guys" from the Wildlife Learning Center. Program held in the Cynthia Null Outdoor Amplitheater. details


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.