Free nature programs offered all week long

June 19, 2007 12:00 am

Redwood National and State Parks hosts free nature programs throughout the region.

Junior rangers can take part in "Betting on Nature" at 10 a.m. today at the Prairie Creek Visitor Center or in "Helping Salmon Survive" at 3 p.m. at the Mill Creek Campground.

Nature walks at 2 p.m. include "The Redwood Hotel" at the Lady Bird Johnson Grove trail and "The Redwood Forest Family" at the Simpson-Reed Grove.

Campfire programs at 8:30 p.m. include "Giants of Redwood National and State Parks" at Elk Prairie Campground and "All is Not as it Appears: the Coastal Connection" at Mill Creek Campground.

On Wednesday, "Tough Guys of the Tidepools" starts at the Wilson Creek parking area at 10 a.m.

Junior rangers can take part in "Marvelous Mammals" at 3 p.m. at the Jedediah Smith Campground.

Nature walks at 2 p.m. include "The Beauty That Comes With Age" at Lady Bird Johnson Grove and "Treasures of Time" at the Stout Grove parking lot off Howland Hill Road.

Campfire programs at 8:30 p.m. include "Ravens, Crows and Jays" at Elk Prairie Campground and "Mammal Mysteries" at Jedediah Smith Campground.

– Triplicate Staff