This grove is a natural oak woodland. It is located in the San Joaquin Valley
which has a Mediterranean climate. One can expect cool, wet (green) winters and
hot, dry (brown) summers. No smoking, pets, or bicycles are allowed on the
trails. Please do not pick any flowers or plants or handle any of the animals
you may find on your walk.
The Yokuts Trail is a handicapped accessible trail through a portion of the
nature preserve. While on your walk, you can see native plants and animals such
as wild Geranium, Elderberry, Scrub Jays or Kestrels.
This trail is .4 miles long.
The Miwok Trail is another trail through the nature preserve with oaks dating
back centuries. Native plants and animals can be found in this preserve, such as
Coyote Bush, Salt Bush, Western Fence Lizards, Red-Tailed Hawks, and Acorn
This trail is 1.8 miles long.