LOCATION CHANGED – California Naturalist Information Meeting

Calaveras Big Trees State Park, Ralston Classroom 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold

BECAUSE OF SNOW - LOCATION OF MEETING CHANGED TO First Congregational Church in Murphys - 509 Algiers St., Murphys CA  The very successful California Naturalist Program is returning to Calaveras Big Trees in 2020. CBTA will be hosting an information session on Thursday January 16 from 11:30-12:30 in the Education Center Classroom to answer questions [...]

VC Closed for Inventory

The Visitor Center and Museum will be closed on Thursday, January 30 for Inventory. Sorry for the inconvenience.

CANCELLED–2020 Dogwood Festival

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold

Sorry Another Casulty of CoVid-19. The 2020 Dogwood Festival Celebrates:  Folk-Rock This year, featuring Blind Dog: Blind Dog, a 5-piece acoustic guitar band from Livermore, plays contemporary folk music, Celtic folk/rock, blues, and country.  Three women and two men cover songs by a variety of artists, including Kate Wolf, Lucinda Williams, James Taylor, Howlin' Wolf, [...]

CBTA Annual Meeting

ZOOM

Zoom meeting Open to all members and friends email cbta@bigtrees.org for registration information. Election of new Board Members

Discovery Day-Cancelled

Calaveras Big Trees 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold

In an abundance of caution, 2020 Discovery Day unfortunately has been cancelled. On July 25th, 2020, Calaveras Big Trees State Park will offer a special event called Discovery Day. It’s a celebration of the “Discovery” of the Giant Sequoia Trees. Park docents will share the stories of how our park came to be. Visitors may [...]

2021 CBTA Annual Meeting

ZOOM

After considering the continuing health impacts of COVID-19, related health department orders and guidance, and the well-being of members, staff and friends, the Calaveras Big Trees Association Board has decided to hold the 2021 Annual Meeting virtually on Zoom. There will be no physical meeting at the Park. Open to all members and friends interested [...]

Astronomy Program Update

Calaveras Big Trees Scenic Overlook 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold

Update:  Because of smokey skies, there will be no night sky viewing tonite.  There will be someone at the Outlook to answer questions.  We hope for better viewing September 2. 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 [...]

Recurring

Astronomy Program

Calaveras Big Trees Scenic Overlook 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold

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 [...]

Recurring

Astronomy Program

Calaveras Big Trees Scenic Overlook 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold

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 [...]

Recurring

Astronomy Program

Calaveras Big Trees Scenic Overlook 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold

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 [...]