Event Calendar

Founder's Day

By Date

  • Channel Islands National Park

    Guided Hikes on the Islands

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time:

    On days that the concessionaire boats run to the islands, guided hikes may be offered by national park volunteers or concessionaire naturalists. If they are not available to lead hikes, self-guided interpretive trail booklets are available.

  • Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks

    Foothills Feature

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 10:15 AM

    Take a close-up look at the oak woodlands with a ranger.

  • Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time:

    Check the Schedule for Days and Times

  • Golden Gate National Recreation Area

    Point Bonita Lighthouse

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM

    Discover how Point Bonita provided safe passage for millions through the treacherous Golden Gate! For more information, please call the Marin Headlands Visitor Center 415-331-1540.

  • Joshua Tree National Park

    Patio Talk at Oasis Visitor Center

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

    Join a ranger on the patio outside the Oasis Visitor Center for a short talk about one of the many fascinating aspects of this desert park. Topics are ranger's choice. Wheelchair accessible

  • Gulf Islands National Seashore

    Fort Pickens: Guardian of the Gulf

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM

    Meet a national park ranger or volunteer at the entrance to Fort Pickens for this walking program about the history of this incredible fort.

  • Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve

    Battle of New Orleans Talk

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 10:45 AM,2:45 PM

    Hear the story of the Battle of New Orleans on the very ground where American troops defeated the mighty British army in 1815.

  • Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve

    Cajun Music Jam

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM

    Sit in with local muscians or just sit back and enjoy!

  • Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM,1:00 PM to 1:30 PM,2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

    Join park rangers for a series of programs that will commemorate the events of the Stones River Campaign.

  • Everglades National Park

    Anhinga Amble

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

    Interested in seeing wildlife? Take a stroll and explore the renowned Anhinga Trail where alligators, wading birds and other wildlife are easily spotted!

  • Everglades National Park

    Car Caravan

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Make various stops along the road to experience the Everglades.

  • Bryce Canyon National Park

    Rim Walk

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM,10:30 AM to 11:30 AM,3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Ranger Led Walk along the rim of Bryce Canyon

  • Bryce Canyon National Park

    Geology Talk

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM,2:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    Join a Park Ranger as they discuss the geology of Bryce Canyon

  • Bryce Canyon National Park

    Bristlecone Trail Walk

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

    Join a Park Ranger at the Southern end of the Park for an informative tour along the Bristlecone Loop Trail

  • White Sands National Monument

    Sunset Stroll, 4:00 p.m.

    • Fees: No fee for program, monument entrance fees apply.
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    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Sunset strolls are a great way to end your day. Enjoy a leisurely one-hour ranger-guided walk through sand dunes and learn about the geology, plants, and animals of this unique area.

  • Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park

    Ranger Walks

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM

    Walk the battlefield and learn extra details about the causes of war, why a battle occurred at Palo Alto, and how the clash developed. Tour length varies.

  • Saguaro National Park

    Desert Adaptations

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 3:00 PM

    Garden Walk: Join us in the Cactus Garden to discover the fascination world of desert plants and the many techniques they use to live here. Wheelchair accessible.

  • Saguaro National Park

    Sonoran Lifestyles

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Guided Walk: Join a park naturalist on this 2-hr, 1-mile walk to discover how plants and animals adapt to life in the desert.

  • Saguaro National Park

    A Taste of the Desert

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 11:00 AM

    Garden Walk: Join us for a stroll through our cactus garden and learn what plants can be used for food, clothing, medicine, shelter and much more. Wheelchair accessible.

  • Fort Washington Park

    Fort Tour

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM,2:00 PM to 2:45 PM

    Tour the fort to learn the form, feature, and function...

  • Saguaro National Park

    Coyotes: God's Dog

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Time: 11:15 AM to 11:45 AM

    Talk: You never know who or what you'll meet in the desert, including coyotes. Learn fact, myth, and fiction about these interesting desert inhabitants. Wheelchair accessible.

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