Thursday, November 27, 9 AM: Nitro Turkey Thanksgiving Run at Point Pinole. Burn off calories on the Bay Trail in Point Pinole Regional Shoreline before the feast with 5K, 10K & Little Turkeys 100 yard runs. CLICK HERE for details.
Saturday, December 6, 10 AM to 2 PM: Bay
Restoration. Join Tom and Jane Kelly to help continue their
ongoing native plant restoration project along the Bay Trail between
Point Isabel Regional Shoreline and Marina Bay. Where: Point
Isabel next to the dog park - just off I-580 (take Central to the
bottom of the I-580 overpass. At the stop sign (Rydin Road) turn
right and come down to the end of the street.) Contact info: Tom
Kelly (510) 684-6484 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please
do RSVP – it will help them coordinate tools with the
East Bay Regional Park District. And remember to wear long pants,
bring hats, sun screen, water, and family and friends. They will
supply gloves, tools, and refreshments.
Saturday, December 6, 10 AM: Bicycle Tour de Trails.
Join Rich City Rides and Bike East Bay for a fun and easy-paced bike ride exploring a mostly off-street, paved trail loop starting at the Richmond BART station. This flat, 16-mile route will take us south from the Richmond BART station to the Richmond Greenway trail, which we will then follow east to connect to the start of the Ohlone Greenway trail in El Cerrito. We will then take this trail south to Albany and connect with the Marin/Buchanan Bikeway, then north on the beautiful Bay Trail looping back to the start of our route at Richmond BART. All adults are welcome to participate, and any children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Children riding on their parents bikes or trailers of any age are welcome, but kids riding their own bikes should be able to ride with their parent safely in the street. All youth under 18 must wear a helmet to participate. CLICK HERE
for more information
Saturday, December 13, 10 AM: NPS Get Active on the Bay Trail Victory for Health! People of all ages and fitness levels are invited to join National Park Service rangers for outdoor fitness and fun at the Rosie the Riveter Memorial, part of Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park located in Marina Bay Park, at the intersection of Marina Bay Parkway and Melville Square. Free exercise programs will feature stretches, outdoor exercises and games, all while learning more about healthy initiatives that began in the Richmond shipyards during WWII, and that continue to be relevant to exercise trends today. Wear comfortable clothing, closed toed shoes and bring water. Programs will take place rain or shine, so please bring rain gear! Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For directions to the Rosie the Riveter Memorial, visit http://www.nps.gov/rori/planyourvisit/directions.htm and scroll halfway down the page. For more information, please call (510) 232-5050 x0 or visit http://www.nps.gov/rori/planyourvisit/directions.htm.
Saturday, December 13, 2 to 4 PM: Bayside Birds on Landfill Loop. Join EBRPD Naturalist Anthony Fisher for a birding walk on the Landfill Loop of the San Francisco Bay Trail. Meeting place is staging area for Landfill Loop Trail at western end of Parr Blvd. For info, phone 544-3260.
Saturday, December 20, 2 to 4 PM: Bayside Birds at Point Pinole. Join EBRPD Naturalist Anthony Fisher for a birding walk along the San Francisco Bay Trail in Point Pinole Regional Shoreline. Meeting place is parking lot at park entrance . For info, phone 544-3260.
Saturday - Tuesday, December 20
- 23, Mornings: King
Tide Birding Bay Trail. Very high tides offer an opportunity for close viewing of rare and elusive
birds such as Clapper rail, Wilson’s snipe and Sora as
they seek refuge in shoreline uplands. An excellent place to
view them is along the Bay Trail between S. 51st Street and Meeker
Slough just south of Marina Bay where birders reported seeing
as many as seven Clapper rails and a cluster of over 30 snipes
during January 1 − 2, 2014 King tides. Take
the Bay view exit from I-580, follow the Bay Trail sign & park
at the end of S. 51st Street. Click
Here for time of high tide on each day.
Saturday, May 30, 8:30 AM: Nitro Trail Race at Point Pinole. Half Marathon, 10K & 5K races along the Bay Trail inPoint Pinole Regional Shoreline. CLICK HERE for details.
Thursday, November 26, 9 AM: Nitro Turkey Thanksgiving Run at Point Pinole. Burn off calories on the Bay Trail in Point Pinole Regional Shoreline before the feast with 5K, 10K & Little Turkeys 100 yard runs. CLICK HERE for details.