Upcoming Events

Great Horned Owl (Wikimedia Commons)

Becoming a Wildlife Detective
September 17, 2014
10 am-Noon
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Clues, animal pelts, and skulls! Be a wildlife detective and discover how animals have adapted to their environment on this easy to moderate walk with Ranger Michelle in Muir Woods.

Nurseries

Redwood Creek Nursery
September 17, 2014
Wednesday, 10 am-1 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.

Nurseries

Redwood Creek Nursery
September 24, 2014
Wednesday, 10 am-1 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.

Muir Woods Hike (Mike Hsu)

I'm Outta Here Hike
September 25, 2014
5:30-7:30 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Enjoy a moderate hike through the redwood forest along the Redwood and Sun Trails for spectacular views of the ocean.

Muir Woods Smoke (Mike Hsu)

Trails Less Traveled
September 27, 2014
9:30 am-1 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Join Ranger Aimee Snider and explore the trails less travelled by in Muir Woods.

Coast Redwoods (Stephen Joseph)

Redwoods to the Ocean
September 28, 2014
9:30 am-1 pm
Location: Muir Woods National Monument
Hike with Ranger Lucy from Muir Woods all the way to Stinson Beach along one of Marin's most famous trails: the Dipsea. Join us for this one-way, five-mile hike!

Owl in Muir Woods

Owl Wars
October 4, 2014
6:30 pm-9:30 pm
Location: Muir Woods National Monument
Join Steffen Bartschat on a strenuous 5-mile-dusk hike through Muir Woods in search of owls struggling for supremacy in the old growth forest.

Muir Woods Hike (Mike Hsu)

I'm Outta Here Hike
October 6, 2014
5:00-7:00 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Enjoy a moderate hike through the redwood forest along the Redwood and Sun Trails for spectacular views of the ocean.

Hoary Bat

Muir Woods After Hours
October 7, 2014
5:30-7:30 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Join us for an evening walk through the park. This special walk begins at dusk and concludes a half hour after sunset. We’ll listen for wildlife and use our senses to guide us through the trails.

Hoary Bat

Creatures of the Night Flashlight Program
October 8, 2014
5-7 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
During this moderate, two-mile night walk, you'll play with flashlight "Morse code" and discover the effects of light pollution on nocturnal animals.

Lower Redwood Creek Channel (Mason Cummings)

Redwood Creek Before the Storms
October 11, 2014
9:30 am-12:30 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Beach, Muir Woods National Monument
Learn about the intimate connection between climate, creek, and fish on this six-mile (round-trip) walk from Muir Woods to Muir Beach.

Muir Woods Smoke (Mike Hsu)

Trails Less Traveled
October 18, 2014
9:30 am-1 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Join Ranger Aimee Snider and explore the trails less travelled by in Muir Woods.

Muir Woods Hike (Mike Hsu)

Nature and Conservation Photography Walk
October 25, 2014
1-4 pm
Location: Muir Woods National Monument
Capture the forest light and redwood plants the way early conservationists viewed Muir Woods with Ranger Bridget on this moderately strenuous walk for intermediate to advanced photographers.

Muir Woods Smoke (Mike Hsu)

Trails Less Traveled
November 1, 2014
9:30 am-1 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Join Ranger Aimee Snider and explore the trails less travelled by in Muir Woods.

Hoary Bat

Muir Woods After Hours
November 6, 2014
5:00-7:00 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Join us for an evening walk through the park. This special walk begins at dusk and concludes a half hour after sunset. We’ll listen for wildlife and use our senses to guide us through the trails.

Gravity car no. 21 on the Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods Scenic Railway c. 1915. Physical rights of this image are retained by the Mill Valley Public Library, Lucretia Little History Room, or are protected by copyright.

Gravity Car Hike
November 8, 2014
9:30 am-1 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
Track history and view historic images during this moderate hike as we follow the lower reaches of the Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods Railway.

Muir Woods Couple (Michal Venera)

Veterans Day Weekend: Fee-Free Days
November 11, 2014 - November 8, 2014
8 am-5 pm
Location: Marin County, Muir Woods National Monument
National parks across America are honoring veterans for their selfless service to our country with fee-free days. Enjoy Muir Woods, with no entrance fee, on Nov. 9-11.

Muir Woods Hike (Mike Hsu)

Nature and Conservation Photography Walk
November 15, 2014
1-4 pm
Location: Muir Woods National Monument
Capture the forest light and redwood plants the way early conservationists viewed Muir Woods with Ranger Bridget on this moderately strenuous walk for intermediate to advanced photographers.

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