Field Trip: Lassen Volcanic National Park Snowshoe Hike
- Sold Out!
$27 Adult; $10 Youth
Saturday, Jan 28, 2017 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Meet at Chico Masonic Family Center (Map)
A true adventure trip, lots of driving and hiking
Here is an opportunity to learn about the wildlife and birds at Lassen Volcanic National Park in winter! We will casually explore the park's beautiful Red Fir forest on snowshoes. Participants must be 8 years or older and able to withstand moderate physical exertion at an elevation of 7,000 feet. Snowshoes will be provided. No experience necessary! Dress warmly, wear boots, and bring lunch and water.
Field Trip Leaders
Todd Jesse is the lead park guide at the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center of Lassen Volcanic National Park. He enjoys sharing his passion for the winter environment with anyone adventurous enough to explore with him! Todd has been working in parks for just over a decade and fell in love with Lassen Volcanic in the summer of 2013 when he came to work his first season there. Before settling in at Lassen, Todd spent time as a ranger at Grand Canyon National Park and as a Peace Corps volunteer, serving for three years with the Peruvian equivalent of the National Park Service. He began his career at a small municipal park while obtaining a degree in geology from the University of Colorado-Boulder.
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Robert Cromwell is the education specialist at Lassen Volcanic National Park and coordinates the park education efforts. The Lassen education program serves schools in more than 30 counties and also facilitates youth camping experiences each summer. He has previously worked at the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area as an education ranger.
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