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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
For the Richmond Bay Trail


 
Saturday, July 6: Dirty Dozen & Half Dozen Endurance Races and Dirty 10K & 5K Races.  Run along the scenic Bay Trail in Point Pinole Regional Shoreline.  CLICK HERE for details and to register.
Monday, July 22 - 26, 9 AM - 4 PM: Park’n It Day Camp Plus Leaders in Training at Miller-Knox Regional Shoreline. Park’n It Day Camp is a week-long summer day camp program for age 5 - 12 children featuring hands-on experiences under the care of EBRPD's highly-trained staff of recreation leaders, lifeguards, and naturalists. Your child will learn about our park ecology, play games, make art projects, go fishing, hiking, and swimming, and enjoy field trips to other parks. There also is a companion Leaders-in-Training youth development program where teens aged 13 - 17 gain work experience in our Park’n It Day Camp program. CLICK HERE for cost and other info.
Saturday, August 10, 11 AM - 4 PM: Rosie Rally Home Front Festival. Come to this free and family-friendly event for fun, festivities, great food, costume contests, dancing and more gathering to celebrate the legacy of Rosie the Riveter, an icon for women across the world.  LOCATION: Craneway Pavilion, Ford Assembly Plant, 1414 Harbour Way S, Richmond, CA 94804 (next door to the National Park Visitor Center). For more info and to register, visit http://www.rosietheriveter.org/events/rosie-rally
Saturday, August 25, 8 - 11 AM:  Sunday Early-ish Birds at Dotson Family Marsh. Join EBRPD Naturalist Anthony Fisher who says “Some of my best friends have feathers, They could be your friends too. Would you like to meet then. Meet at Point Pinole’s Dotson Family Marsh Staging Area at the northern end of Goodrick Avenue.
Saturday, August 25, 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM: Brooks Island Kayak 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.
Monday, August 25, 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM: Sunday, August 25, 9:30 AM to 3:30 PMBrooks Island Kayak 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.
Monday, August 26, 9 AM to Noon:  Monday birding the Bay Trail at Point Pinole. 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.
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.
Thursday, Nov. 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.

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.