Announcements

Astronomy Night at the Scenic Overlook

2019-08-08T14:15:19-07:00

Come look at the stars! Docents will be sharing information and telling stories as everyone gazes at the night sky. Two telescopes and astronomical binoculars will give you a closer look at the moon, planets and deep sky objects. We’re excited to have a webcam for one of the telescopes, so images can be shown [...]

Astronomy Night at the Scenic Overlook2019-08-08T14:15:19-07:00

Me Wuk of the Big Trees

2019-06-23T15:15:00-07:00

July 6 at 2pm (after the 4th of July Parade in Arnold) in Jack Knight Hall PLEASE NOTE:  Time change to 2 pm in  Jack Knight Hall. Presented by Carlos Geisdorff, Me Wuk Language Program Manager for the Tuolumne Tribal Council. A free seminar to learn about the daily lives  of the Me-Wuk people, how they [...]

Me Wuk of the Big Trees2019-06-23T15:15:00-07:00

Prescribed Burn Today June 14 at Park

2019-06-14T08:25:20-07:00

Prescribed Burn Planned at Calaveras Big Trees State Park ARNOLD, Calif. — California State Parks in cooperation with the California Department of Forestry and Fire protection (CAL FIRE) are planning to begin a prescribed burn on or around Thursday, June 13 to Friday, June 14, 2019 in Calaveras Big Trees State Park. The goal is [...]

Prescribed Burn Today June 14 at Park2019-06-14T08:25:20-07:00

Prescribed Burn is over at Calaveras Big Trees

2018-11-07T11:21:33-07:00

Morning smoke and sunrise combined for a gorgeous shot at the Calaveras Big Trees State Park’s North Grove prescribed burn during the second day of firing operations. Photo captures Josh Martin-Litzner learning to become an ignition specialist under CAL FIREdirection. Firing operations are complete for this segment of the burn and all is going very well. [...]

Prescribed Burn is over at Calaveras Big Trees2018-11-07T11:21:33-07:00

SOLD OUT – Haunted Hotel Homicide Dinner

2018-09-02T17:53:41-07:00

Haunted Hotel Homicide You are invited to attend a Murder Mystery Dinner Party A Fundraising Event for the Benefit of Calaveras Big Trees Association Scene of the Crime:  The Dorrington Hotel Date:  Friday September 7 or Saturday September 8, 2018 Time:  5:30—cocktails followed by dinner and dessert Dress:  Your finest 1920's Apparel Friday and Saturday Sold [...]

SOLD OUT – Haunted Hotel Homicide Dinner2018-09-02T17:53:41-07:00

Jeff Davis

2018-05-07T16:39:27-07:00

UPDATE:  Celebration of Life set for Saturday June 2 - Jack Knight Hall 11 - 2.  Potluck. At the family's request, donations can be made to ,  Calaveras Big Trees Association, Friends of Columbia State Historic Park or the American Cancer Society. ******Friends and co-workers at Calaveras Big Trees State Park and Columbia were staggered [...]

Jeff Davis2018-05-07T16:39:27-07:00

New CBTA Board Members

2017-08-31T20:26:13-07:00

At the Annual Meeting Calaveras Big Trees Association members voted in two new board members and gratefully extended the terms of two existing board members. Here is our current board roster: * Rod Smith, President * Paul Prescott, Vice President * Sanders LaMont, Vice President * Nancy Gardner, Treasurer * Joan Allday, Secretary * Betty [...]

New CBTA Board Members2017-08-31T20:26:13-07:00