Upcoming Events


FULL - White River Salmon Tour
1pm - 4pm

This event is full, please contact hillary@cdlandtrust.org or call 509-667-9708 to be added to the waitlist. 


Community Science: eBird Monitoring at Mountain Home Preserve
6am-10am
Mountain Home Preserve

Would you like to spend a weekday morning hiking, viewing wildlife, wildflowers, and snow-capped mountains, while being part of a small team collecting bird species data?  Community Science Projects are collaborations between scientists and volunteers that expand opportunities for scientific data collection and help answer real-world questions.


FULL - Fall Bugs & Blooms
5:30-7pm
Jacobson Preserve

This event is full - please contact hillary@cdlandtrust.org or call 509 667-9708 to be put on the waitlist. 

When you think of wildflowers and insect life, don’t think of spring, think of FALL!


Fall Family Day Hikes - Art on the Trail
9 AM and 11 AM
Saddle Rock Trailhead

Join the Land Trust at Saddle Rock Trailhead for weekly kid-focused hikes. Explore our trails with fun, hands-on activities to get up close and personal with nature. Learn how to help your child love healthy, active, and safe play in the outdoors. 


Trail Maintenance at Nason Creek
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join us at our Nason Creek properties to help clear out the parking area and trail to the creek, and possibly pull a few weeds. This work will be light to moderate and involve using hand tools such as loppers and saws.


Trail Maintenance at Horse Lake Reserve
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join us for a rewarding afternoon of brush clearing on the trails at Horse Lake Reserve. This work will involve working in small groups with hand tools and hiking 2-4 miles.


Fall Family Day Hikes - Scavenger Hunt
9 AM and 11 AM
Saddle Rock Trailhead

Join the Land Trust at Saddle Rock Trailhead for weekly kid-focused hikes. Explore our trails with fun, hands-on activities to get up close and personal with nature. Learn how to help your child love healthy, active, and safe play in the outdoors. 


Fall Weed Control
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Various dates in October. Controlling over 20 species of noxious weeds is one of our toughest stewardship duties. Timing of weed control treatments depends on stage of plant growth and favorable weather conditions so we keep a flexible schedule. Most fall weed control projects involve using backpack sprayers.

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Community Science: eBird Monitoring at Horse Lake Reserve
6am-11am
Horse Lake Reserve

Would you like to spend a weekday morning hiking, viewing wildlife, wildflowers, and snow-capped mountains, while being part of a small team collecting bird species data?  Community Science Projects are collaborations between scientists and volunteers that expand opportunities for scientific data collection and help answer real-world questions.


Fall Family Day Hikes - Wildlife Tracking
9 AM and 11 AM
Saddle Rock Trailhead

Join the Land Trust at Saddle Rock Trailhead for weekly kid-focused hikes. Explore our trails with fun, hands-on activities to get up close and personal with nature. Learn how to help your child love healthy, active, and safe play in the outdoors. 


Geology Hike at Saddle Rock
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saddle Rock

Get a great view of the local geology from the top of Saddle Rock! Ever glanced up from Wenatchee and wondered where Saddle Rock came from? Join geologist Ralph Dawes for a hike to the top - with lots of stops to discuss what we see along the way.


Community Science: eBird Monitoring at Mountain Home Preserve
6am-10am
Mountain Home Preserve

Would you like to spend a weekday morning hiking, viewing wildlife, wildflowers, and snow-capped mountains, while being part of a small team collecting bird species data?  Community Science Projects are collaborations between scientists and volunteers that expand opportunities for scientific data collection and help answer real-world questions.


Trail Building at Horse Lake Reserve
2:30 - 5:30 PM

Join us at Horse Lake Reserve to help continue building our new trail! We are about halfway done with this 1.5 mile entirely hand-built trail. This is challenging, but rewarding and fun physical work outside.


CDLT/CVCH Hiking Challenge Third Saturdays
9-11 AM
Saddle Rock

The Chelan-Douglas Land Trust and Columbia Valley Community Health invite you to hike for your health! 

Join us for the 2018 Foothills Hiking Challenge. Improve your health, be part of a team, take home prizes and be entered to win one of many grand prizes at the end of the hiking season. 


Community Science: eBird Monitoring at Mountain Home Preserve
6am-10am
Mountain Home Preserve

Would you like to spend a weekday morning hiking, viewing wildlife, wildflowers, and snow-capped mountains, while being part of a small team collecting bird species data?  Community Science Projects are collaborations between scientists and volunteers that expand opportunities for scientific data collection and help answer real-world questions.


Trail Maintenance at Nason Creek
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join us at our Nason Creek properties to help clear out the parking area and trail to the creek, and possibly pull a few weeds. This work will be light to moderate and involve using hand tools such as loppers and saws.


Trail Maintenance at Horse Lake Reserve
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join us for a rewarding afternoon of brush clearing on the trails at Horse Lake Reserve. This work will involve working in small groups with hand tools and hiking 2-4 miles.


Fall Weed Control
- various

Various dates in October. Controlling over 20 species of noxious weeds is one of our toughest stewardship duties. Timing of weed control treatments depends on stage of plant growth and favorable weather conditions so we keep a flexible schedule. Most fall weed control projects involve using backpack sprayers.

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Community Science: eBird Monitoring at Horse Lake Reserve
6am-11am
Horse Lake Reserve

Would you like to spend a weekday morning hiking, viewing wildlife, wildflowers, and snow-capped mountains, while being part of a small team collecting bird species data?  Community Science Projects are collaborations between scientists and volunteers that expand opportunities for scientific data collection and help answer real-world questions.


Community Science: eBird Monitoring at Mountain Home Preserve
6am-10am
Mountain Home Preserve

Would you like to spend a weekday morning hiking, viewing wildlife, wildflowers, and snow-capped mountains, while being part of a small team collecting bird species data?  Community Science Projects are collaborations between scientists and volunteers that expand opportunities for scientific data collection and help answer real-world questions.


Trail Building at Horse Lake Reserve
2:30 - 5:30 PM

Join us at Horse Lake Reserve to help continue building our new trail! We are about halfway done with this 1.5 mile entirely hand-built trail. This is challenging, but rewarding and fun physical work outside.


Make a Difference Day: Trail Building!
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Horse Lake Reserve

Join us at Horse Lake Reserve to help continue building our new trail! We are about halfway done with this 1.5 mile entirely hand-built trail. This is challenging, but rewarding and fun physical work outside, and we have something for every skill level, from raking to swinging a pick, maybe even rolling up some stray barbed wire near the trail if we have enough volunteers!


Annual Dinner Volunteers!
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St. Joseph Church, Kuykendall Hall

The Annual Dinner is coming up, and we need your help! Help us continue the tradition of connecting with each other and learning about conservation successes this year. 

We have a couple of opportunities for volunteering with the Annual Dinner. You'll be asked what you'd like to help with on the sign up page. 

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Fence Removal at Horse Lake Reserve
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Volunteers will be removing old barbed wire fencing along a boundary of the Horse Lake Reserve. The fence is falling down and overgrown. Work will involve clearing vegetation and removing wire and some fence posts. Please bring leather gloves, work clothes, sturdy footwear, and a water bottle. CDLT will supply tools/equipment, water refills and snacks.


Fence Removal at Horse Lake Reserve
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Volunteers will be removing old barbed wire fencing along a boundary of the Horse Lake Reserve. The fence is falling down and overgrown. Work will involve clearing vegetation and removing wire and some fence posts. Please bring leather gloves, work clothes, sturdy footwear, and a water bottle. CDLT will supply tools/equipment, water refills and snacks.


Community Science: eBird Monitoring at Horse Lake Reserve
6am-11am
Horse Lake Reserve

Would you like to spend a weekday morning hiking, viewing wildlife, wildflowers, and snow-capped mountains, while being part of a small team collecting bird species data?  Community Science Projects are collaborations between scientists and volunteers that expand opportunities for scientific data collection and help answer real-world questions.


Trail Maintenance/Building in Foothills
2:00 - 4:30 PM

Weather dependent: work on new trail at Horse Lake Reserve or trail maintenance on Foothills trails. Location TBD.

Either way, this is challenging and rewarding outdoor work.


Community Science: eBird Monitoring at Mountain Home Preserve
6am-10am
Mountain Home Preserve

Would you like to spend a weekday morning hiking, viewing wildlife, wildflowers, and snow-capped mountains, while being part of a small team collecting bird species data?  Community Science Projects are collaborations between scientists and volunteers that expand opportunities for scientific data collection and help answer real-world questions.


2018 Washington State Trails Conference
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Wenatchee Convention Center

This year, the 12th Washington State Trails Conference will be held in Wenatchee. Over 200 trails leaders from businesses, non-profits, and municipal, county, state, and federal agencies will attend. This year's theme is Leading the Way.

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