Community Event

Moonrise Kingdom and Sunset Splendor

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Join us on a family-friendly hike to watch the Supermoon rise and the sun set from a hill on the Nimitz Trail (a Supermoon is when the moon is closest to the Earth and appears larger than other full moons). The hike is a two-mile out and back on a flat, paved path, except for the final ascent of about 300 feet on a dirt path. Strollers, walkers and everyone else welcome. Flashlights are a good idea for the return. The Supermoon rises at 6:38 p.m. and the sun sets at 7:28 p.m. If you stay for sunset, you should be back at the parking lot by 8 p.m.  or earlier if you just want to watch the moonrise. No dogs, please. Heavy clouds, fog or rain cancels. Check the BPWA website by 2 p.m. on September 8th for news of a cancellation if weather is a concern. *If you want to join us for the picnic at 5 p.m., please bring food for a potluck picnic and your own beverage (we’ll provide plates, cups and utensils).

Date:
Monday. September 8, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue:
Tilden Regional Park, Inspiration Point
Address:
Google Map
Wildcat Canyon Road, Orinda, CA, 94563
Cost:
Free
Event e-mail:
walks@berkeleypaths.org
Event URL:
berkeleypaths.org/events/event/moonrise-kingdom-and-sunset-splendor/
Wheelchair Accessibility:
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.
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