Programs & Activities

Download our April - June Activity flyer here

Activities to do at home with the kids, or next time you are out on the trail, or download our Self-Guided Tour Brochure.

Hoot, Howl, & Prowl - October 21, 2023

Blue Sky Reserve comes alive after dark! Meet the canyon’s “wildlife” (docents dressed in animal costumes) up close! Groups will leave at 15-minute intervals, and tours last approximately 75 minutes. Kids are welcome to wear their costumes. End the evening with a cup of hot chocolate! Registration required.

For more information: (858) 668-4781

Registration begins: August 1, 2023

Register Online: 

Storybook and Trail Time

Connect with nature and introduce your little ones to a fun story posted along the Green Valley Truck Trail and Creekside Trail. Make sure to have your kids stop at the Wingspan Sign and have them measure their wingspan against some of the birds that can be found in Blue Sky. 

2017 HHP - all critters

Junior Nature Ranger - June 17, 2023

A wonderful opportunity for families to connect with each other and nature. Docents help children experience nature first-hand through outdoor activities and earn their certificate. This two-hour program begins at 9:00am. The program is limited to 15 participants. 

Email Ranger Sierra at to register. 

Nature Ranger Program