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Drought, Bark Beetles, and Tree Mortality in the Sierras

If you like learning about the natural world, be sure to check out our free seminars. Come to the park to learn in the morning, picnic at noon, and hike in the afternoon. It makes for a great day! On May 13, 2017, our special guest was Dr. Christopher Fettig, Research Entomologist and Team Leader [...]

Early 2017 Storms Impact Calaveras Big Trees

Mother Nature decided to do some redecorating in Calaveras Big Trees ate Park.  Of course the most historic event was the falling of the Pioneer Cabin Tree on January 8, 2017.  Since then, the Park has been inundated with rain, snow and more rain.  Who knew Calaveras Big Trees would offer water activities like canoeing [...]

California Naturalist Program Returning to Big Trees

The very successful Calfornia Naturalist Program is returning to Calaveras Big Trees this coming summer. The mission of the California Naturalist Program is to foster a diverse community of naturalists and promote stewardship of California’s natural resources through education and service. It introduces Californians to the wonders of our unique ecology and engages the public [...]