A rare opportunity to hike in the Jacoby Creek Forest on Saturday, June 1

Take a redwood ecology hike into Jacoby Creek Forest on Saturday, June 1, 2013.
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May 24, 2013                                                                                                                                                                               
TAKE A REDWOOD ECOLOGY HIKE THROUGH JACOBY CREEK FOREST ON SATURDAY, JUNE 1

(Arcata, CA) – The City of Arcata invites the community on a redwood ecology hike in Jacoby Creek Forest on Saturday, June 1 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This is a rare opportunity to hike through Jacoby Creek Forest as it is normally closed to the public. Hikers will walk through this mossy, green forest and survey its trees and plants.

To join the hike, meet in the parking lot behind Arcata City Hall at 736 F Street at 11 a.m. to carpool to the forest. Hikers are encouraged to bring water and wear sturdy hiking shoes. Be prepared for a moderate hike with two stream crossings.

Participation is limited to 25 people, so contact the City of Arcata Environmental Services Department at (707) 822-8184 or email eservices@cityofarcata.org to reserve a space today.

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