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Free Wetlands Tour

Amigos de Bolsa Chica Free Tour

First Saturday of every month 9-10:30 a.m. (rain may cancel)
Tours start every 15 minutes with 5 stations of interest to visit

South Parking Lot across from the entrance to Bolsa Chica State Beach.

Are you ready to be amazed? The free wetlands tour held every first Saturday of the month is offered by amazing volunteers -- trained-docents -- from the nonprofit organization Amigos de Bolsa Chica (Friends of Bolsa Chica).

The First Saturday Tour begins with an on-site presentation of the Bolsa Chica Story.  Stationed on or near the footbridge at the entrance to the restored Bolsa Chica wetlands you can learn about and see  birds, endangered species, ecology and restoration efforts.  The free tour is first come, first served, ideal for families, students, small groups, individuals, and tourists.

What to bring
: Walking shoes, sunblock, hat if needed, binoculars if you want a close up look, cameras, bottled water (portable restroom available in parking lot only)

Do not bring: Pets -- they are not permitted in the wetlands; bicycles are not permitted on the trails. If you bring them be sure to bring locks. Smoking isn't allowed.

Location: Pacific Coast Highway inland side of road between Seapoint St. and Warner Ave. in Huntington Beach, California

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