Cobb, CA – July 20, 2012 – The Friends of Boggs Mountain will be hosting a talk by Ken Stanton, author of Mount St. Helena & R.L. Stevenson State Park: A history and guide, and Great Day Hikes In and Around Napa Valley, on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at 10am, followed by a hike till about noon, at Boggs Mountain State Park. Ken’s knowledge of the rich history of Mt. St. Helena and its environs, as well as many other lesser-known hiking trails will delight explorers looking to discover other great places to enjoy nature and serenity. Ken will have copies of his book available for sale.
Please bring a foldable chair or blanket for the talk. The hike will be on moderate terrain, so please wear sturdy shoes, dress appropriately for weather conditions, and bring ample water and a snack. We will meet at the parking lot kiosk at 10am. The forest entrance is located off Highway 175, just 1 ½ miles north of Cobb Village, at the blue State Fire Station/Boggs Mountain Forest sign.