Events

The Dunes Center hosts a wide variety of events and activities for members, students, volunteers, and the general public. We offer free public hikes, a variety of fundraisers, open houses and holiday activities. We also coordinate and host special and private events for groups of all ages.

In addition to the events the Dunes Center offers, our calendar includes CA State Parks walks, hikes and lectures offered through the Pismo Nature Center. For more information, and a complete listing of CA State Parks events, visit http://parks.ca.gov/Events

Click on the title of any event to find out more information. Dunes Center staff are available to answer any questions you may have about events listed, or to schedule your own special event. Contact us at admin@dunescenter.org or at (805)343-2455.

  • April 15, 2023

    Docent-led Bird & Nature Walk at Oso Flaco Lake with John Deacon

    Spring is a fantastic time for observing birds at Oso Flaco Lake.  Many of our winter visitors are getting ready to migrate north to their breeding grounds and many of our spring migrants have already arrived.  They will all likely be in their breeding plumage and may be singing their territorial...

    • Venue:
      Oso Flaco Lake
    • Start:
      April 15, 2023 8:00 am
    • End:
      April 15, 2023 10:00 am
    • Address:
      Oso Flaco Lake Rd
      Arroyo Grande, CA, 93434
      USA
    • Cost:
      A $5.00 Donation is encouraged to support educational programs!
  • October 8, 2022

    Docent-led hike at Rancho Guadalupe Beach

    J50314430_2209088662476941_7087327304103231488_nust south of Guadalupe lies an extraordinar...

    • Venue:
      Rancho Guadalupe Beach
    • Start:
      October 8, 2022 9:00 am
    • End:
      October 8, 2022 11:00 am
    • Address:
      West Main Street
      Guadalupe , CA,
  • November 19, 2022

    Enos Memorial Hike at the State Refugee

    IMG_2161The Guadalupe- Nipomo Dunes Center will host a hike on November 19 at Oso Flaco Lake, which sits just north of Guadalupe a...

    • Venue:
      Oso Flaco Lake
    • Start:
      November 19, 2022 9:00 am
    • End:
      November 19, 2022 12:00 pm
    • Address:
      Oso Flaco Lake Road
      Nipomo , CA, 93434