BYLT Holiday Tree Sale

It’s that time of year again! These trees, locally grown on BYLT’s Woodpecker Wildlife Preserve, are the perfect addition to any home this winter season! Ranging from small incense Cedars at $50 to large Douglas Firs at $100, all proceeds go to supporting the work of BYLT – conserved land, protected wild spaces, new trails,…

2019 Gala a HUGE success! Thank you!

Thank you to the hundreds of individuals and businesses who attended, donated to, and supported this year’s Open Spaces & Wild Places Gala and Conservation Awards.  This year’s Gala was truly a community event and we are honored to partner with each of you in this way. The Gala was an extraordinary evening filled with…

Fireside Chats Returns June 27 with Trail Building as Community Building

Thursday, June 27 6-7:30pm, Free Inn Town Campground 9 Kidder Court, Nevada City, CA Free, but space is limited and pre-registration is encouraged. Sign up here. Join Bear Yuba Land Trust and Inn Town Campground around the campfire this summer for the popular community series – Fireside Chats. Set against a beautiful backdrop of towering…

Celebration of Trails 2019

Join Bear Yuba Land Trust (BYLT), outdoor recreationists and trail supporters May 31 – June 1 for Celebration of Trails, the biggest showcase of local community trails all year!

Fireside Chats: Come, Gather, Have a Seat by the Fire

Thursdays, June 27, July 18 & August 15 6-7:30pm, Free Inn Town Campground 9 Kidder Court, Nevada City, CA Free, but space is limited and pre-registration is encouraged. Sign up here. Join Bear Yuba Land Trust and Inn Town Campground around the campfire this summer for the popular community series – Fireside Chats.  Set against…

You’re Invited! 2019 Community BioBlitz

It’s that time of the year again! Birds are chirping, bees are buzzing and land is alive with spring blossoms, which means it’s BioBlitz Season! What is a BioBlitz? A BioBlitz is an event that is focused on gathering as much biological data in a specific area in a short amount of time. BYLT’s Community…

It’s Summer! Find Ales for Trails at Local Pubs

Do you love trails? You can support trails all summer long during Bear Yuba Land Trust’s Ales for Trails series. BYLT is teaming up with local pubs and tap houses during the summer of 2018 to raise money and awareness for local trails. In June, we kicked off the season with Celebration of Trails at Ol’…

Junior Conservationists: Stories in Nature Summer Series

This summer, the Junior Conservationists will head into the high country for a special line-up of treks that is sure to delight the whole family. A conservationist is someone who advocates or acts for the protection and preservation of the environment and wildlife. These outings are designed for children ages 5 to 12, accompanied by…

Get Outside Treks – Free Summer Series

Get Outside this summer with BYLT’s free docent-led outings on local trails and preserves called Get Outside Treks. We’ll kick things off June 30 with an outing at Adam Ryan Preserve on the Alan Thiesen Trail. Showy milkweed and other flowering plants in the pollinator garden and Humboldt lilies are sure to delight visitors. Be…

New Co- Executive Directors look forward to a bright future

Bear Yuba Land Trust (BYLT) is excited to announce the appointment of new leadership with Co-Executive Directors Erin Tarr and Erika Seward, who are now officially at the helm of the organization as it heads into its 29th year. With a talented and passionate team at their side – made up of loyal staff members,…