Upcoming Events at Big Trees State Park

North Grove Guided Walk

April 13 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

North Grove Guided Walk

April 20 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

North Grove Guided Walk

April 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

John Muir Laws Workshop

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bringing high quality educational and interpretive programs to Calaveras Big Trees State Park

2024 John Muir Laws Workshop

             John Muir Laws “Thinking Like a Naturalist" May 4, 2024 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Learn how to be a naturalist. The day the begin in the Ralston Classroom. We then will go out into the Big Trees to explore and put our skills to use.  Discover ways to draw more accurately and quickly. Then enjoy the tranquility of the redwoods and you are led on a journaling ramble. Bring a journal and your favorite drawing/writing supplies lunch and water seasonally appropriate clothing binoculars and magnifying glass (optional) Naturalist and illustrator John Muir Laws [...]


Camping reservations and additional park details available via the California State Parks website.

Calaveras Big Trees Association
Celebrates 50th Anniversary in 2024

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