• Coming in 2017: A New Look for the Topanga Canyon Docents – Thank you, CalParks!

    Four members of our Board of Directors are pictured proudly wearing the Topanga Canyon Docents’ new volunteer uniform (from left: Doug Allan, Karin Benson, Lucinda Mittleman and Don Frampton). The acquisition of the State Park volunteer vests and caps was made possible by a generous grant from the California State Parks Foundation. Additional supplemental funds […]

  • We Love Birds!

    MONTHLY BIRD WALKS AT TOPANGA STATE PARK THE FIRST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH AT 8 A.M.   In anticipation for the “Bird Fest of the Santa Monica Mountains” on November 12th from 9am-3pm at King Gillette Ranch and the upcoming LA Audubon Annual Bird Count in Topanga State Park on December 18th, Topanga Canyon Docents […]

    Topanga Canyon Docents Andrew and Wakako Rollinger at The Annual Bird Fest 2015
  • Full Moon Hike to Parker Mesa September 17th

      Join the Topanga Canyon Docents for a full moon hike to the Parker Mesa on September 17th.  Enjoy panoramic views of the ocean and mountains.  We will be meeting in the Trippet Ranch parking lot at 4:30 pm. The hike is 6.7 miles roundtrip via the East Topanga Fire Road. Be prepared with a […]

    Topanga Canyon Docents - Santa Monica Mountains - Topanga State Park - Full Moon Hike - At Parker Mesa
  • Topanga Canyon Docents Naturalist Training Starts September 10th!

    2016 NATURALIST TRAINING PROGRAM AT TOPANGA STATE PARK! The Topanga Canyon Docents is an organization of volunteer docents at Topanga State Park.  Each fall we offer prospective docents a training program.  New docents learn about the natural and human history of the Santa Monica Mountains with a focus on plants, animals, geology, weather, and Native American […]

    Wild flower - Topanga Canyon Docents