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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
For the Richmond Bay Trail


 
Saturday, October 12: Celebrate the 4th Annual Bay Day / 16th Annual North Richmond Shoreline Festival. Bike or hike the Bay Trail to the North Richmond Shoreline Festival at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline sponsored by North Richmond Shoreline Open Space Alliance and East Bay Regional Park District. Click Here for info.
Monday, October 21, 9 AM to Noon:  Monday birding the Bay Trail at Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline. Join EBRPD Naturalist Anthony Fisher to breathe fresh ari, seek feathery spirits. learn about yourselves and others. Meet at the Atlas Road entrance parking lot. Phone 510-544-2233 for location and other nfo.
Sunday, October 27: Brooks Island Adventure. This trip is a short paddle in stable, double kayaks across sheltered bay water with spectacular views of San Francisco. Paddle along Brooks Island Regional Preserve shoreline, then come ashore to enjoy a naturalist guided, two-mile hike around the island, which is normally closed to visitors. Registration required at 1-888-327-2757 and press option 2. Fee: $85 for residents of Contra Costa and Alameda Counties. Kayaks and gear provided.
Tuesday, November 19, 10 AM - 12:30 PM Over the Hill Gang Hike in Marina Bay. HIkers 55 years and older interested in local history, fitnesses and fun are invited to join this hike in Marina Bay. Meet at Marina Bay Park, Regatta Blvd. & Marina Bay Parkway. Flat. No facilities at start.
Monday, Nov. 25, 9 AM - Noon Birding at Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline. It's time to search for Fall and Winter birds because they are beautiful and interesting. Nauralist Anthony Fisher. First entrance after the tunnel. Flat. No registration required; Drop-in program only. For information, call 510-544-2233. - TNA, AF - Free. Where: Miller/Knox: Dornan Drive Parking Lot (North), 37.9162653277999, -122.383927356
Thursday, November 28: Nitro Turkey Races.  Celebrate Thanksgiving morn with 5K, 10K & “Little Turkeys” kids foot races along the scenic Bay Trail in Point Pinole Regional Shoreline.  CLICK HERE for details and to register.
Monday, December 16, 9 AM - Noon: Birding Dotson Family Marsh at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline  t's time to search for Fall and Winter birds because they are beautiful and interesting. Nauralist Anthony Fisher. Flat. No registration required; Drop-in program only. For information, call 510-544-2233. - TNA, AF - Free. Where:Point Pinole: Dotson Family Marsh staging area at end of Goodrick Ave., 37.978778, -122.365278  CLICK HERE for map.
Monday, December 23, 9 AM - Noon: Birding at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline.  It's time to search for Fall and Winter birds because they are beautiful and interesting. Nauralist Anthony Fisher. First entrance after the tunnel. Flat. No registration required; Drop-in program only. For information, call 510-544-2233. - TNA, AF - Free. Where: Point Pinole: Atlas Road Staging Area, 37.999743, -122.352728

The Birds of Eastshore State Park
Click Here for the Audubon's brochure listing 146 species of birds to be found
along the Bay Trail between Point Isabel and Marina Bay.

EcoTourism on the Bay Trail in Richmond, anyone? Download the .PDF!

Left: Endangered California Clapper Rail
Photo by Joe DiDonato of East Bay Regional Park District

Regional Parks: East Bay Regional Park District schedules naturalist outings to Regional Shorelines and even kayak trips to Brooks Island Regional Preserve.
Mike BukayHerring Run at Miller/Knox:
Click here to view the incredible video of the scene that ensued during the February 2011 herring run between Keller Beach and Ferry Point.