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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
For the Richmond Bay Trail



Wednesday, July 19, 6 - 7:30 PM:  Help Re-Vision Miler/Knox Regional Shoreline. Come to a public meeting East Bay Regional Park District is hosting to explain and obtain public input on a Land Use Plan Amendment and a Program Environmental Impact Report they are preparing for Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline. TRAC recommends that this Regional Shoreline Park be connected with its mile-long shoreline by building a shoreline trail between Keller Beach and Ferry Point with formalized access between the Bay Shore and the Lagoon Planning Areas. CLICK HERE for details.  WHERE: Point Richmond Community Center, 139 Washington Avenue .

Saturday, August 5, 8 AM: "Run Like a Girl" One Mile and 5K Races for girls 14 and younger starting at Craneway Pavillion. Click Here for details and to register.

Saturday & Sunday, August 5 & 6, 8 AM: Empowered Women-Only Race and Yoga Weekend Festival. This will be be the first-ever women’s racing and yoga festival at Craneway Pavilion featuring 5K, 10K and half marathon races. Strengthen your practice and recover from your race with power vinyasa, HIIT yoga, mellow flows, and inversions workshops. Click Here for details and to register.

Saturday, August 5, 9:30 AM - 2 PM: Bay Trail Native Plant Restoration. Join Greens at Work to help with raking and mulching weed-free areas for the coming winter planting. Where:  Pt. Isabel, on the Bay Trail 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. If you pass Costco on your right, you've gone too far! Contact info: Tom Kelly (510) 704-8628 (work), (510) 684-6484 (cell) or tkelly@kyotousa.org . Please do RSVP - it will help coordinate tools with the East Bay Regional Park District. And remember to bring good energy, hats, sun screen, water, and family and friends. They'll supply refreshments

Tuesday, August 8, 10 AM - 12:30 PM: Over The Hills Gang Hike at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline. Join EBRPD’s "Trail Gail" for this monthly series of hikes for those 55 years and older interested in nature study, history, fitness and fun. Mostly flat. Meet at the new staging area at the end of Atlas Road.  Info: 544-2233.

Sunday, Aug. 13, 9 AM - 1 PM: Pancake Breakfast Aboard SS Red Oak VictoryBike or hike the Shipyard 3 Trail for home cooked scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon and of course pancakes! Beverages include orange juice and coffee; mimosas are available for an extra fee. Arrive early to reserve your seat with the best view of the SF Bay! CLICK HERE for details.

Sunday, Aug. 27, 9 -10 AM: Birding the Dotson Family Marsh. Join EBRPD Naturalist Anthony Fisher to check out the latest shorebird models freshly minted in the Arctic! Meet in the new staging area at the northern end of Goodick Ave. off the Richmond Parkway. Info: 544-2233.

Sunday, Sept. 10, 9 AM - 1 PM: Pancake Breakfast Aboard SS Red Oak Victory. Bike or hike the Shipyard 3 Trail for home cooked scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon and of course pancakes! Beverages include orange juice and coffee; mimosas are available for an extra fee. Arrive early to reserve your seat with the best view of the SF Bay! CLICK HERE for details.

Saturday, Sept. 16, 10 AM - 2 PM: Point Pinole’s New Bay Trail. Join Greenbelt Alliance on five to six mile hike experiencing the stunning new Bay Trail extensions of Point Pinole Regional Shoreline. Bruce and Sandra Beyaert will lead us through the Bay Area’s largest shoreline park and share a slice of the park’s 80-years of explosives manufacturing history. 
CLICK HERE
 for information and the Required Registration

Saturday, Oct. 7, 11 AM - 4 PM: Celebrate 2nd Annual Bay Day at North Richmond Shoreline Festival. Bike or hike the Bay Trail to the 14th annual 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

Sunday, Oct. 8, 9 AM - 1 PM: Pancake Breakfast Aboard SS Red Oak VictoryBike or hike the Shipyard 3 Trail for home cooked scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon and of course pancakes! Beverages include orange juice and coffee; mimosas are available for an extra fee. Arrive early to reserve your seat with the best view of the SF Bay! CLICK HERE for details.

Thursday, Nov. 23, 8:45 AM:  Thanksgiving Morn Races at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline. Join Brazen Racing for 5K,10K and “little turkey" races. CLICK HERE for information and to register.

Saturday, Feb. 24, 7:30 AM:  “Victory" Races Along the Bay Trail. Join Brazen Racing for half marathon, 5K and 10K races, including a “hiker” division in Marina Bay. CLICK HERE for information 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.