Events for December 2, 2022 – Western National Parks Association

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Medicinal Plant Walk and Book Signing with Jim Adams, PhD

Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area 26876 Mulholland Hwy, Calabasas

Jim Adams, a professor emeritus at the USC School of Pharmacy, and Enrique Villaseñor, a native plant educator and healer, lead a plant walk on the medicinal uses of California native plants at Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. Adams and Villaseñor, co-authors of the book Healing with Medicinal Plants of the West, will present […]


Special Guided Tours at Carlsbad Caverns

Carlsbad Caverns National Park 727 Carlsbad Cavern Hwy, Carlsbad

For six nights in December, Carlsbad Caverns National Park will offer visitors an opportunity to experience the wonders of Carlsbad Caverns and its colorful history in special guided tours. Dressed in historical costumes, park staff will guide visitors on a lantern-lit tour of the front half of the Big Room in Carlsbad Cavern. The tour […]


Evening Candlelight Tours at Bent’s Old Fort

Bent's Old Fort National Historical Site 35110 CO-194, La Junta

La Junta, CO – The annual Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site Evening Candlelight Tours will be presented on Friday, December 2 and Saturday, December 3 this year. The 90-minute Evening Candlelight Tours provide guests the opportunity to see the fort at night with plenty of living history staff dressed in period clothing. The event […]