Piedre Blanca Night Hike

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Program Details

  • Date: Saturday, June 1 – 4:00pm – 8:00pm

  • Date: Saturday, June 1 5:00 – 9:00pm

  • Ages: All ages welcome
  • Location: Hiking about 3 miles round trip from Lyons Camp to Piedre Blanca Rocks above Ojai

  • Fee: $25 per child (parents and ages 0-1 free)
Hike 3 miles round trip to the big rocks of Piedre Blanca. Along the way we will learn about the flora and fauna and enjoy some walking activities. At the rocks we will explore, discover and play! The concept of mysteries, wandering and the wonder of nature will be experienced first hand before we start the walk back in the dark. We recommend bringing a flashlight – but plan on keeping it in your pocket most of the time!

SPRING FAMILY CELEBRATION – 10 year anniversary hike!

Saturday, March 16

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Program Details

  • Times: 11:00 – 3:00pm

  • Ages: all ages welcome!
  • Location: TBA
  • Fee: $35 per family
Everyone is welcome to join in our celebration of our TEN YEAR ANNIVERSARY offering nature connection to the children of Ventura County! Come meet the Ventura Wild staff, discover local wild places in the spring, and have some fun with your family and community. You and your children can discover how we bring children into nature connection through creating space to just be a kid, facilitating child centered explorations and sharing skills.

Big Bear Little Bear Parent Child

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Program Details

  • Times: 9:00 – 11:00am

  • Ages 2 – 3 (0-1 siblings free)

  • Location: Various local wilderness spots around Ojai and Ventura

  • Fee: $165.00
  • Dates: Tuesdays, March 26 – May 21
Come play with your child in local wilderness spots, learning about how to bring your child into nature with safety and also with a child’s sense of adventure and awareness. Enjoy discovering the little things that are amazing to children and all the learning that happens along the way – for everyone! Developmentally appropriate crafts and skills help develop balance, communication and social skills, motor skills and ignite our natural curiosity and joy of discovery. Time in nature is a gift for your children and yourself!