Oak Tree Bash
Annual Member Meeting
Happy Hour and Award Ceremony
Come celebrate with Bear Yuba Land Trust during the Oak Tree Bash Thursday, March 27. It's our annual Members Meeting, Happy Hour and Leadership Awards all rolled up into one fun, informative night at the beautiful historic North Star House.
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BYLT's Newest Preserve: Garden Bar
This 652-acre working cattle ranch includes oak woodlands, grasslands, two miles of interior creeks and over two miles of Bear River frontage including the historic Garden Bar crossing used by California's earliest pioneers. Garden Bar Preserve connects 9,000 acres of conserved landscapes.
Join us for Treks on Tuesday!
10 a.m. Tuesday, March 18
Hike #3 in our new Treks program. Once a month the Land Trust will lead a trek on one of the trails mapped on our website’s Trails Portal and our Trail Cards. This is a FREE outing and will introduce you to some of the local trails. The Environs Trail is located a short walk from downtown Nevada City along the south side of Deer Creek. We will meet in front of Harmony Ridge Market in Nevada City at the corner of Spring & Pine streets.
Hiking Level: Moderate, approximately 2-3 miles roundtrip.
Wanted: Trails Coordinator
Do you want to join the Bear Yuba Land Trust team? We're looking for a Trails Coordinator.
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Help Save Our Bridge!
A campaign to preserve the historic covered bridge at Bridgeport, South Yuba River State Park is underway and you can help! Governor Brown has allocated in his proposed budget the funds needed to complete the resoration work. Contact your State Legislators and let them know how important saving the Bridgeport Covered Bridge is to you and our Golden State. Please call or write them TODAY!
Click here for background information, a list of lawmaker contacts and a sample letter for your convenience.
Treks for the Mind
Join BYLT the first Monday every other month for this book club for nature lovers! Our next featured book is Last Season by Eric Blehm. Our next meeting will be held on Monday, May 5th.
BYLT video - Get Inspired!
We are extremely proud to present our video, "Save Lands. Build Trails. Encounter Nature," which has been posted below, on YouTube, and is also available on our Facebook page! This video shows a lot of what we do, and we are happy and proud to be able to share it with you all! Please watch it, share it with your friends on Facebook or by email, and watch it again!