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Earth Day @ The Headlands

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

  • Learn about:
    • Dana Point Headlands & its endangered & rare species
    • Water quality & conservation
    • Recycling
    • Dana Point Native Americans through a “Journey to the Past”
  • View local:
    • Live birds of prey
    • Live snakes
    • Fossils & geologic history
    • Marine Mammals from the Whale Trail
  • Participate in:
    • Native American basket weaving (Space limited, RSVP required)
    • Nature face painting
    • The Earth Day scavenger hunt
  • FREE Giveaways!
  • Prizes!

Limited parking will be available along Scenic Drive and Green Lantern.

Skip the crowds and take advantage of the free parking in the Dana Strand Beach parking lot at Pacific Coast Highway and Selva Road (arrow).

The Interpretive Center can be reached by taking a beautiful ½ mile walk through the Dana Point Preserve accessible by the trailhead at the end of Selva Road.

Dogs allowed in the Nature Center parking lot on leash.

DOGS not allowed on trails.



April 20
10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Nature Interpretive Center
34558 Scenic Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629 United States
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