EVENT: Explore Mission Trails Day - May 20, 2017

Posted by Adventure 16 | 05.10.2017

Explore Mission Trails Day - May 20, 2017
East Fortuna Staging Area

FREE FAMILY FUN - Most activities 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Connecting with Nature is the theme for the 2017 Explore Mission Trails Day at the Mission Trails Regional Park--East Fortuna Staging Area. 

This popular event features free guided nature walks, talks and programs throughout the park, including live animals and special programs for children. There will also be free pony rides beginning at 9. The pony rides operate until 2, but the line will close at 12:30. There will also be a mini mountain bike track presented by the San Diego Mountain Bike Association, a climbing wall, crafts for children, and many Discovery Stations.  


Full schedule of event 

Discovery Station Area

  • Discover Nature Activity Displays
  • Food for Purchase—Burgers, hotdogs, chips, sodas  11AM to 2PM

Comfort Station Building

  • Mission Trails Park Information & First-Aid Station
  • Restrooms
  • Mini Nature Hikes—10:30AM, 11:30AM & 12:30PM. Meet at Information Booth. Each walk is approx 30 minutes. Complete details.

Pony Ride Area

  • Pony Rides for Children—9AM to 12:30PM only
  • Kids Crafts

Outdoor Recreation & Public Safety Area

  • Rock Climbing Wall
  • Mini Mountain Bike Track
  • Kids Crafts & Ranger Activities
  • Recreation & Public Safety Displays

Kumeyaay Lake Campground

  • Birds of Kumeyaay Lake walk—8 to 10AM
  • Twilight Walk—7 to 8:30PM
  • Star Party—7:30 to 10PM  Weather permitting