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Sierra Foraging: Plant Medicine and Wild Edibles of the Eastern Sierra Nevada Interpretive Hike

August 31 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Come join White Mountain District Trail Ambassador, Jean on a hike up East Fork of Rock Creek where you’ll learn about, and potentially find some medicinal-edible flora.

Where: Parking at the East Fork TH Day use loop. (Rock Creek Sno-Park) 37.492762, -118.717218. See map below

When: Meet at 9 a.m.  Saturday, August 3rd and August 31st 

What: Learn about conscious foraging of plants, their edible and medicinal properties and sustainable practices to preserve our wild kingdom.

Logistics: Our hike will begin at just over 8,000ft above sea level. We will walk for 1.5 miles and gain 500 feet in elevation before returning to the trailhead. The hike should take about 3 hours and total 3 miles round-trip. Please bring snacks, water, layers, and any other essentials for a hike in the mountains.

Please Pre-Register by emailing Lindsay@friendsoftheinyo.org since participation is capped.

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Details

Date:
August 31
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Series:
Cost:
Free
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