It’s Spawning Season for Salmon


Photo courtesy of SPAWN.



This winter, take advantage of the chance to watch endangered coho salmon returning from the ocean to spawn. Through January 25, the Salmon Protection and Watershed Network (SPAWN) offers Coho Salmon Creekwalk Tours of the Lagunitas Creek Watershed. Led by naturalists, tour participants observe endangered coho salmon at the peak of their spawning season and learn about native plants and animals. Tours are no more than two miles. Cost: $15 (free for children 12 and under). Tickets and info: or contact or 303.877.0880.
Creekwalk Tours
Every Saturday through January 25, 10am–noon

Samuel P Taylor State Park, Lagunitas (meet near the entrance kiosk, at the bathrooms in the picnic area)