Imagine watching the lights of Los Angeles fade and the stars appear or walking down the trail learning something new about the natural environment, including native plants that you can use in your own garden! Join TreePeople educators for a variety of guided activities that are fun, informative and designed for the whole family. Depending on the time of year, a variety of options are available.
Get your family and friends out of the house and onto the trails for a special tour at TreePeople’s Coldwater Canyon Park!
TreePeople is offering Eco-Tours that include a guided one-hour adventure and an optional nature craft activity. We’ll walk along the trails and visit the Dirt Doctor’s laboratory to learn about the magic of mulch, tour the urban watershed garden for a live demonstration of how rainwater flows through our environment, enjoy learning about California’s many native plants, and plant a tree seed to take home. For an added fee, you can include a nature craft activity.
For the morning tour, bring your lunch to picnic afterwards in our beautiful park. For the afternoon tour, bring your lunch to picnic beforehand.
Our beloved Eco-Tours are back at our beautiful Coldwater Canyon Park!
The three age/grade-appropriate tours offer synchronous learning at its best and connect with NGSS concepts. With the use of storytelling, songs, riddles, movement and more. Our tours are educational, interactive and fun!
All of our staff have been vaccinated and get weekly covid tested, proof of negative test are available upon request.
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TreePeople’s Traveling Dirt Doctor!
Invite our traveling Dirt Doctor to your classroom! Through an interactive presentation, TreePeople’s “Doctor Dirt” will share with students about the importance of healthy soil, tell a story about the trash-reducing items in a special treasure chest, and invite them to plant a tree seed to grow and take home (tree care instructions included). This 1-hour presentation is engaging, educational, fun, and connects with NGSS concepts.
All of our staff have been vaccinated (proof of negative tests are available upon request)
Looking for an adventure? Come howl at the moon and explore our trails after dark! Join us for our Moonlight Hikes, where we explore our beautiful Coldwater Canyon Park and neighboring Wilacre Park—after hours! We welcome hikers of all ages and experience levels to enjoy the outdoors with us.
Public Moonlight Hikes, weather permitting, are available the last Friday of every month. Sign up for our monthly newsletter for information about these public hikes.
For Private Hikes, please use the link below to book.
Grab a flashlight and join us to experience the beautiful Los Angeles evening skyline and walk under the light of the moon.
- Relaxing Stroll– Slow paced to take in all the beauty and sounds around you, for kids and kids at heart
- Brisk Walk– A great trail filled with fun facts, and a hill challenge at the end with a terrific view!
- Trek Hike– A 2-mile power hike with incredible views that leave you breathless with a sense of accomplishment at climbing a mountain!
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