SA52 Trinidad Head & Lighthouse | 2020 | FREE
Time - 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Trip Leader(s): BLM
This event meets at Trinidad State Beach parking lot at the end of Lighthouse Road, at the base of Trinidad Head in Trinidad, about a 20 minute drive from the Arcata Community Center.
Visit the California Coastal National Monument in Trinidad, one of the most regionally significant areas along the California coast for roosting and nesting seabirds. Join a mile long hike around Trinidad Head, where the group will share in breathtaking views of the Trinidad coastline, while also looking for and learning about the seabirds in Trinidad, their natural history, how to identify different species, and the importance of seabirds and their role as indicators for the marine environment. The docents will also provide a brief history of Trinidad Head and end with a visit to the historical and still operational Trinidad Lighthouse.