Taylor Creek Visitor Center Summer 2013 Programs

Keynote Speaker Series at the Lake of the Sky Amphitheater

Friday Evenings

 

Wild Things

   

July 5 at 7 p.m.
& August 16 at 7 p.m.

     

Enjoy an educational and exciting look at Sierra Nevada animals LIVE onstage!

               

Snowshoe Thompson

   

July 12 at 7 p.m. 

     

Visit Tahoe's early days with the help of Steve Hale's portrayal of our local mailman legend.

Winged Flight at Night

   

July 19 at 8:30 p.m.
& August 9 at 8 p.m.

     

Learn the value of bats and see these furry creatures LIVE with Corky Quirk.

               

Fly Fishing in Lake Tahoe Basin

   

July 26 at 6:30 p.m. 

     

 Fly Tying demonstration followed by "best places to fish in Tahoe" with experts David Long and Victor Babbit.

               

Stargazing from the Beach

   

August 2 at 8 p.m.

     

We apologize, but due to circumstances beyond our control, "Stargazing from the Beach" has been cancelled.

               

An Evening with Mark Twain

   

August 23 at 7 p.m.

     

A living history portrayal of a famous Tahoe character by McAvoy Layne.

 

Suggested donation of $5 per person accepted by the Tahoe Heritage Foundation to support Taylor Creek's Summer Speaker Series. All pr approximately 1 hour long.

 

The Taylor Creek Visitor Center is located three miles north of the "Y" on Highway 89.  For more information, call (530) 543-2674.

 
 

 


 Daily Ranger Programs 

       

Sun, Tue & Fri
10:30 a.m.

   

Rainbow Walk
Explore the Rainbow Trail at Taylor Creek and the underground stream profile chamber.

Tuesdays
in Jul and Aug at 8 p.m.

   

Night Walk
Discover Taylor Creek's nightlife. Remember to bring a flashlight.

Wednesdays
10 a.m

   

Jr. Forest Ranger

Become a Jr. Forest Ranger and have fun while earning your ranger badge.

Thursdays
10 a.m.

   

Kids in the Creek*

What's that? A caddisfly? Explore the creek with a forest naturalist. Wear sturdy water shoes. Ages 6 - 12.

Saturdays
10 a.m.

   

Only You!
Smokey Bear says, "Only you can prevent wildfires."  Meet him Live

 

*All programs accessible except "Kids in the Creek"