• Naturalist Education Program Fall 2015

    Become a volunteer naturalist at Topanga State Park.  The Topanga Canyon Docents will offer their annual program to prospective docents beginning mid September.  Learn about the flora, fauna, natural history, and Native American cultures of the Santa Monica Mountains.  Share the knowledge you’ll gain by volunteering on our family walks, school walks, or by greeting […]

    Naturalist Education Program Fall 2015
  • The 32nd Annual Field Ecology Weekend was a big success!

    With over 60 registrants including docents and their family, prospective docents and environmental educators from throughout the region attending, the 32nd Annual Field Ecology Weekend was a big success. This year’s event again took place under the oak canopy at Malibu Creek State Park’s group campground. New and returning speakers covered a variety of topics […]

    The 32nd Annual Field Ecology Weekend was a big success!
  • Peter Rice Leads Enrichment Workshop

      Veteran docents and new active docents who are currently volunteering their time had a special invitation to join Peter Rice on Saturday February 21st for his second enrichment workshop on crafting musical percussion instruments from the natural world of the chaparral. Docents were able to make clapper sticks made out of elderberry branches, bullroarers, and […]

    Peter Rice Leads Enrichment Workshop
  • What’s new at Topanga State Park

    Congratulations to our new 2014 docents who completed fall training!   What’s new at Topanga State Park for 2015? The exciting news is that State Parks has reopened the newly refurbished Visitor Center and the docents will be at the VC on Sundays to greet park visitors! Our docent led Sunday walks resumed in January […]

    What’s new at Topanga State Park