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Upper Table Rocks, Oregon, Hiker A woman hikes along the edge of Upper Table Rock overlooking the Rogue Valley at sunset, Oregon. © © Ben Herndon/Tandem Stills+Motion

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Table Rocks Spring Hike Series


City Lights and Celestial Sights

When: Saturday, April 13, 7:30pm
Location: Lower Table Rock
Description: Join Joe Stodola, astronomer and member of the Grants Pass Astronomers, on a night hike to share the wonders of the night sky at the top of the Rock. The Lyrid Meteor Shower should be at its peak and often produces bright trails. Bring flashlights, binoculars and a roll up pad to lie on if you have them; sturdy shoes, a warm jacket and long pants are recommended.
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Grand Ronde Tribes, Past to Present

When: Sunday, April 14, 9:00am
Location: Upper Table Rock
Description: Join Michael Karnosh, Ceded Lands Program Manager at the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde, to learn about traditional and culturally important plants of the tribes whose ancestors include the original residents of the Table Rocks area. He will discuss modern day Tribal management of conservation properties and partnerships with government agencies, land trusts, and other groups.
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Legacy of a Landmark

When: Saturday, April 20, 9:00am
Location: Lower Table Rock
Description: Jeff LaLande, retired archaeologist and historian for the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, will discuss the role of the Table Rocks in the culture and legends of the Takelma Indians, as well as the history of the Table Rocks area during the “Indian Wars” of the 1850s.
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For the Early Birds

When: Saturday, April 27, 8:00am
Location: Lower Table Rock
Description: Join local bird experts Bob Quaccia, with Rogue Valley Audubon Society, and Frank Lospalluto, with Klamath Bird Observatory, to view the spring birds of the Table Rocks. Learn ID tips and conservation information. Bring binoculars and ID books if you desire. Limited to 20 individuals.
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Share Your Nature with iNaturalist

When: Sunday, April 28, 9:00am
Location: Lower Table Rock
Description: Learn to be a citizen scientist and share nature as we use the iNaturalist app to identify plants and wildlife. These photo observations help scientists document species around the world. Experienced naturalists will provide guidance in recording your observations on this hike. Learn about the diversity of life at the Lower Table Rock and be part of the scientific community! Bring your camera or cell phone. The iNaturalist app can be downloaded onto smartphone devices or photos can be uploaded at home.
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Please check back in mid-April for May events and registration links

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