Spring Equinox Nature Hike at Lake Casitas with local native plant guide Lanny Kaufer Sunday, March 19, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Learn identification and uses of native plants $25 for adults, $20 seniors 62-and-up, $15 for students 13-18. No dogs, please. Optional children’s hike (ages 5-12) with Heather King of VenturaWild.com Register at HerbWalks.comor call […]

Ojai native plant educator Lanny Kaufer will lead his annual Nature Hike to Rose Valley Falls on Sunday, April 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Participants will experience a local scenic wonder and learn about Rose Valley’s diverse plant communities. The day will begin with a plant identification hike along Howard Creek, then a […]

Earth Day Herb Hike to Matilija Campground Sunday, April 23: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. See Matilija Creek flowing, learn about local ecology, sample wild black walnuts Cost: $25 adults, $20 seniors 62-up, $15 students 13-18. Kids 5-12 free, one per adult, by arrangement. Register at www.HerbWalks.com or call 805-646-6281

CFROG Benefit Nature Hike in Santa Paula Canyon with Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer   Saturday, May 13, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.   Identify edible and medicinal plants, visit the Punchbowl, learn ecology of Santa Paula Canyon and effects of oil driling   Cost: $25/adults, $20/seniors 62-up, $15/students 13-18. 50% of proceeds […]

Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer’s Herb Walks series will present clinical herbalist Jess Starwood in her first Ojai workshop on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Starwood is the owner of SunRaven Apothecary in Moorpark, California where she can be found brewing up herbal elixirs, teas and tonics, or leading group hikes, workshops and nature adventures. With her lifelong […]