Three B’s Hike – Birds, Butterflies, & Blooms

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Join us on Save Mount Diablo’s stunning Curry Canyon Ranch on an exploration of the 3 B’s of June – birds, butterflies, and blooms! We’ll hike up to Frog Pond Road and enjoy the beautiful array of birds, butterflies, and blooms along the way.

We may see Bullock’s Oriole, Brown-headed Cowbird, Black-throated Gray Warbler, Rufous-crowned Sparrow, Orange-crowned Warbler and Lazuli Bunting. Butterflies – Skippers, Blues, Swallowtails, Hairstreaks and Checkerspots. Blooms – Scarlet Monkeyflower, Clarkias, Flax, Cream Sacs and Mariposa Lilies.

Be sure to bring a mask, plenty of water, a snack, and dress in layers. Sturdy shoes or hiking boots are recommended. Heavy rain cancels.

Participants will be required to accept our COVID-19 Protocol (available during registration).

This event is limited to 15 participants.

Land: Save Mount Diablo

Rating: Easy

Distance: 3 miles

Elevation change: 300’

Leader: Dan Fitzgerald, Save Mount Diablo Hike Volunteer

Meet: Curry Canyon Ranch – Directions provided after registration.

(Photo by Scott Hein)