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MDAS Field Trip — Los Banos/Panoche Valley
February 25 - February 26Free
Los Banos/Panoche Valley
Saturday/Sunday, February 25-26
Both sites are good for wintering waders, shorebirds, waterfowl and a few raptors.
NOTE: The planned itinerary for this trip has been impacted by our recent heavy rains. Registration will not open until two weeks before, when we may have a better handle on conditions.
Hike rating: 1-Easy
Elevation change: N/A
Leaders: Hugh Harvey, Beth Branthaver
Meet: The McDonald’s in Gustine, at 8AM
Directions: Drive south on I-5 to Hwy 140, Exit 418. Turn left and drive 3-1/2 miles to the intersection with Hwy 33. Turn left, drive into Gustine and look for the restaurant and Chevron station on the left. Lodging in Los Banos includes Best Western Executive Inn 209-827-0954, Los Banos Days Inn 209-826-9690, Vagabond Inn Executive Los Banos 209-427-4677.
This field trip is limited to 10 participants. All trips require registration and participants must acknowledge the MDAS liability waiver, available during registration. Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/517254832127