Field Trip: Gates Canyon and Mix Canyon, Vacaville

Date: Sunday April 19, 2020

Time: 7:40 AM

Join local birding expert Robin Leong for a day of birding on April 19, 2020. (NSAS Event)

Details:

Leader: Robin Leong

Description: Join local birding expert Robin Leong for a day of birding Vacaville area. We will meet him at the entrance to Gates Canyon at 7:40 (see link below). Then we will re-carpool and head up Gates Canyon and before heading over to Mix Canyon, returning between 2:30 and 3:00.

Dress appropriately and bring water and lunch. If you have walkie-talkies bring them so we can communicate between the cars.

Heavy rain cancels.

Directions: Meet him at the entrance to Gates Canyon at 7:40. Then we will re-carpool and head up Gates Canyon and before heading over to Mix Canyon, returning between 2:30 and 3:00.

Carpool Times & Locations

From Napa, meet on the east side of Sweeney’s Sports shop in the River Park Shopping Center Depart: 6:45 AM
From Cordelia, meet at Solano Education Building, 5100 Business Center Drive, Fairfield Depart: 7:00 AM

Link for Gates Canyon Entrance: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Gates+Canyon+Rd,+Vacaville,+CA/@38.3782216,-122.0649979,13z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x8085190c4273b8b1:0x39e8ea5ea4bcd08c!8m2!3d38.3782216!4d-122.029979

Coordinator: Sally Baumer – sally.birder at sbcglobal.net

A reminder from the Field Trip Coordinator: Car-poolers will share driving expenses (recommended $.40/mi to be split by the number of riders).

submitted on February 14, 2020, at 02:14 PM PST

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