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All programs are offered at no charge to participates. Donations are always appreciated!


Registration is required for certain programs. Online registration can be accessed by clicking on the specific program in the calendar below and clicking on the registration link in the program description. If you have any questions, please contact Wind Wolves Preserve at (661) 858-1115.

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Parents come out and enjoy a FREE outdoor activity with your kids. Activities vary from bird watching and bird nest building, painting or using oil pastels to create masterpieces in nature, and reading children-friendly books outdoors. Best for ages 4 to 12.

Guided Nature Hike
Join a Naturalist for a casual guided hike from the Crossing Parking Lot to Raven's Landing and back! The total distance is about 2 miles, with some uphill sections. This hike is perfect for families looking to get some exercise together, learning about wildlife and plants along the way! Recommended for ages 6 and up. Trail is not stroller friendly.

Movies in the Canyon
Featuring the San Emigdio Canyon Sunset Theater, a relaxing evening awaits for visitors who come up to Wind Wolves Preserve for a picnic dinner and a family-friendly movie, all while being surrounded by beautiful views. Bring your picnic dinner, flashlights, chairs, and blankets. All movies are rated G or PG. The San Emigdio Canyon Sunset Theater is located near the administration center with parking nearby. All ages welcome!

Night Hike
This two-hour guided hike will involves stargazing or moon viewing, depending on the lunar cycle. Naturalists will discuss nighttime wonders such as nocturnal animals and sensory awareness activities. Blacklights may be provided to discover glow in the dark critters. Recommended for ages 6 and up. Trail is not stroller friendly. Please note that start times for the hikes vary according to sunset time. Bring flashlights! Total hiking distance is about 2 miles with some uphill sections.

Volunteer Days
We need your help! Our volunteer events are fun and rewarding, allowing you to meet new people, learn and share knowledge, and make a positive difference for the plants and animals that live on the preserve. Working alongside rangers, you have the opportunity to help save endangered species, remove invasive plants, work in our native nursery, monitor species populations, and more. All ages welcome!

Wilderness Guided Hike
Naturalists will lead a 6-7 mile hike through wilderness that once was the route of the wagons traveling between El Pueblo de Los Angeles and early San Francisco. The hike will begin at the El Camino Viejo Wilderness trailhead within San Emigdio Canyon, heading south into the lush wilderness with chances to see bears, mule deer, bird life, unique geological features, and more. This hike is moderate and appropriate for ages 8 and up. Bring your own water and lunch.