2019 Annual CBTA Meeting

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

Calling all CBTA Members Calaveras Big Trees Association Annual General Meeting Help us celebrate our 45th Anniversary Saturday June 22, 2019 11:00 AM For members, there will be an election of the Board of Directors Calaveras Grove Association Meeting The Emily M. Hewitt & Stephen K. Stocking Scholarships will be awarded Please come and meet [...]

Me Wuk of the Big Trees

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

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 lived before the settlers arrived, their stories, culture and more.  He will also have on display historical items [...]

Discovery Day – History Comes Alive

Calaveras Big Trees 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

On July 20th, 2019, 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 pick up a “Passport” and visit the 5 locations near the Visitor [...]

Wild Things

Calaveras Big Trees Campfire Center 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

Get up close and personal with a raccoon, porcupine, a river otter and other surprises. WILD THINGS are brought to the Park by CONSERVATION AMBASSADORS “Providing a loving home for displaced, abused, abandoned, injured wild animals” Call 209-795-1196 for more information  

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Power Outage

Visitor Center

If PG&E shuts off the power, the Visitor Center will be closed until power is restored. The Park will remain open.

Barbara Radd Celebration of Life

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

Please join us as we celebrate the life of Barbara Radd, a treasured Park Aide. Sunday October 27 1 PM-3PM  Lunch Jack Knight Hall Please RSVP to cbta@bigtrees.org

Annual Member/Docent Sale

Visitor Center

Calling all CBTA members, Docents and State Staff.  Enjoy 40% most everything in the Visitor Center for this annual one day only sale.  (30% off books). Join now to enjoy the discounts,  JOIN NOW Friday November 22 - 10 am - 4 pm Stop by the classroom in the Ed building to enjoy a warm [...]

#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to celebrate generosity worldwide. Anyone, anywhere can make a difference! Calaveras Big Trees Association is taking this opportunity to help make sure our children and the Earth remain healthy. Our project, "Local 5th  Grade Buses to Big Trees" is [...]

LOCATION CHANGED – California Naturalist Information Meeting

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

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.