Spring Equinox Nature Hike at Lake Casitas with local native plant guide Lanny Kaufer Sunday, March 19, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Learn identification and uses of native plants $25 for adults, $20 seniors 62-and-up, $15 for students 13-18. No dogs, please. Optional children’s hike (ages 5-12) with Heather King of VenturaWild.com Register at HerbWalks.comor call […]

CFROG Benefit Nature Hike in Santa Paula Canyon with Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer   Saturday, May 13, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.   Identify edible and medicinal plants, visit the Punchbowl, learn ecology of Santa Paula Canyon and effects of oil driling   Cost: $25/adults, $20/seniors 62-up, $15/students 13-18. 50% of proceeds […]

Herb Walks with Lanny Kaufer has arranged with author Obi Kaufmann for an intimate event in Ojai on Saturday, February 10th, 2018 at the Ventura River Preserve and a downtown indoor location. This unique workshop will be of great interest to naturalists and artists alike. Obi will join Lanny on a nature walk in the morning and then share the […]

Herb Walks with Lanny Kaufer and the Ojai Valley Green Coalition (OVGC) will present renowned fire ecology expert and author Richard Halsey on Saturday, February 17, for a timely workshop on how to create resilient gardens and homes in Southern California as residents go forward in the post-Thomas Fire era. The day will begin at 10 a.m. with […]

East meets West on Sunday, February 25, when New Jersey native Dan De Lion of Return to Nature and Ojai’s Lanny Kaufer of HerbWalks.com join forces for a family-friendly plant walk and class on lowering your ecological footprint eating weeds! This event is part of the “little footprints” environmental series at Greater Goods, a non-profit interactive community space in Meiners Oaks. […]

Herb Walks with Lanny Kaufer will take a break from the fire recovery zone around Ojai on Sunday, March 18, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and revisit the secluded Stunt High Trail along Cold Creek in the Calabasas Hills on the north side of the Santa Monica Mountains. This will be an easy, slow-paced hike, […]