Nature Area Tours
Bring the classroom outdoors and explore the nature of the American River! Your visit to the Effie Yeaw Nature Center will begin with an interpretive talk introducing a live non-releasable animal representing a native species of the Sacramento region. You will be led on a guided nature walk on trails in the Nature Study Area Preserve, showcasing a Sacramento oak riparian habitat. Upon returning to the Nature Center building, your program will continue with an exploration of the Discovery Room and live Sacramento region animals. Our Discovery Shop will also be open for you.
Site: Effie Yeaw Nature Center
Length: 1 hour and 45 minutes
Days and Times Offered: Monday through Friday
9:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Note: It is helpful to arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of your program to allow restroom breaks for your group and a prompt start time for your tour.
Fee: $120 per program
The base fee for the tour includes up to 35 children plus required volunteers. Four to seven adult volunteers are required for each tour. There is an additional $10 per adult attendee after the required number (up to 10 may attend). Please see Program Policies for details.
Size: Up to 35 students; any students in addition to the 35 will cost an additional $5 per person, paid in advance. Up to a maximum of 40. Siblings are not allowed. Please see Program Policies for more information.