Coyote Creek Habitat Day 2024

Park Staff showing junior archeology activity instructions to parent and child

Join us for a day of activities highlighting wildlife connected with Coyote Creek. Learn about the people and animals who have made their homes along this watershed both long ago and today.   

  • Discover history and science through hands-on family activity stations

  • Connect with the Coyote Creek habitat by taking a guided walk or ride

  • Participate in a community science exploration along the creek 

The event will take place at Coyote Creek Visitor Center at Anderson Lake County Park (19245 Malaguerra Ave., Morgan Hill, CA 95037). Admission is free.
Please consider walking, biking, or carpooling as parking is limited.   

You can find a map of the event here.

Questions? Email [email protected] for more information.   


Event Schedule

Scheduled Activities

Ongoing Activities (10 am-1 pm)

10:30 am – 11:00 am         Creek Trek Guided Hike

Backyard Neighbors- Wildlife Education & Rehabilitation Center

11:00 am – 11:30 am         Story Time

Owl Pellet Dissection Station

11:00 am – 12:30 pm         Bike Ride to Ogier Ponds

Meet Crusher (California King Snake)

11:00 am – 12:00 pm         BioBlitz - community science nature exploration

Junior Archeology 

11:30 am – 12:00 pm         Guided Bird Walk

Build a Park
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm        Creek Trek Guided Hike

Beaks and Feet


Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt in Visitor Center


Bird education station


Exploring water bugs & watersheds

  Pollution prevention starts with you

And additional booths offering even more hands-on activities!


Event partners include: 

Keep Coyote Creek Beautiful  (For KCCB events and volunteer opportunities, visit

Grassroots Ecology 

Valley Water 

Wildlife Education and Rehabilitation Center

CA State Parks - Henry Coe

Tamien Nation

Santa Clara County Libraries - Morgan Hill 

Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society 

Felidae Conservation Fund


If you are interested in volunteering, we are looking for volunteers to:
-Assist with family-friendly activity stations (owl pellet dissection, bird beaks, build a park, welcome table)
-Assist with parking (must be 18 or older)
-Provide extra guidance on hikes and at story time
-Take turns with other volunteers at various spots to facilitate breaks

Minimum age: 16


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