Steve & Susan Dimock Present “The Nature of Oregon”
Stop by South Slough Reserve on your way to the music festival for a special summer Art Opening Friday, July 24th from 4:30-7 pm. This nature photography show will display the wildlife and scenic beauty of Oregon as seen through the lenses of Steve and Susan Dimock. Come see images of the prehistoric sea stacks and waves of the Oregon Coast to the thunderous fly-ups of thousands of Snow Geese to the ancient, striated landscapes of the Painted Hills.
Trail & Treat Run
Join us for the 2015 South Slough Trail-n-Treat Run
Saturday, October 17th at 10:30 am.
Bonus 10 Minute Trail kids(12 and under) run, 10:00 am. *Optional-Dress as your favorite estuary animal.
The 5k run/walk course is on Reserve property along technical trails, boardwalks, and hills with a 300 foot change in elevation. Run where the river meets the sea, along vast tidal flats, extensive marshes and meandering channels. Volunteers will be stationed along the trails and courses will be clearly marked to make your experience more enjoyable. Restrooms and water are available at the start/finish area. Please leave pets at home.
Entry Fee: Kids run: free; 5k mile run/walk: $15.00 ($12.00 for SCRC members and students ages 13-17)
Shirts: An adult race t-shirt shirt will be available for an additional $15.00, a children’s for $12.00. T-shirt order must be received by October 6th in order to ensure availability. Additional shirts will be available on race day but limited to stock on hand.
Proceeds from the event go to the Friends of South Slough Reserve, Inc., a non-profit organization in support of the Reserve's education fund for internship stipends.
Visit the South Slough Reserve Interpretive Center
Open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am until 4:30 pm.
Closed on State holidays.
Trails are open from dawn to dusk everyday.