Santa Monica Mountains

Santa Monica Mountains

Hike to the top of the mountains, follow the Arroyo Sequit watershed down to the Pacific Ocean, study our Mediterranean landscape, and explore tidepools.

NatureBridge in Southern California
501-I S. Reino Road, #276
Newbury Park, CA 91320


Directions to Circle X Ranch
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Directions to Camp Shalom
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Directions to Camp Hess Kramer
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School & Group Environmental Science

Follow the path of the water as you hike from the top of a mountain range down to explore the Grotto, and search for tidepool creatures at the beach where you will measure the evidence of human impact on our watersheds.

Professional Development

Join other educators to foster a deeper understanding of ecology and evolution in the Mediterranean climate and develop the ability to implement inquiry-based environmental curriculum in the classroom.

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NatureBridge programs in the Santa Monica Mountains

NatureBridge in Southern California

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