Lindsay Wildlife Welcome Spring Babies – Tarantulas on Mount Diablo
Four different chances in April to join Naturalist Jim Holmes as he leads Lindsay Wildlife’s series of Baby Tarantula and Wildflower Hikes on Mount Diablo’s north face in search of newly hatched tarantula babies emerging from their burrows. The two-mile April hikes through a vast array of blooming spring wildflowers start from the Mitchell Canyon Visitor’s Center. Bring liquids, dress in layers and wear comfortable hiking shoes. Rain or severe winds cancel. The hikes will be held Saturday April 4, 11, 18 and 25 from 3 to 5 p.m. Cost: $15 per person, plus $6 vehicle parking. Reservations: Click here or call the registrar at 925-627-2913.