50 Hikes with Kids Reading and Nature Scavenger Hunt
Pegasus Books Solano
Sunday, November 3, 2pm - 3pm
Pegasus families, come join author Wendy Gorton for an afternoon of adventure with your littles!
-Read an adventure storybook
-Read a local map
-Plan our adventure!
-Take photos and identify scavenger hunt plants out front and try a fun identification app on a phone
-Trace plants and sketch in a provided nature journal
-Read "50 Hikes with Kids" to plan your next adventure!
A Love of Nature Starts Here!
California kids live in a magnificent natural playground, and 50 Hikes with Kids California helps them explore its beaches, deserts, mountains, and forests. Scavenger hunts for every hike make it fun for families to learn about the region’s geology, flora, and fauna. For successful adventures with even the youngest trekkers, award-winning author Wendy Gorton includes a detailed map, trustworthy and intuitive directions, a difficulty rating, restroom info, and places to grab a snack nearby for every trip.
Wendy Gorton holds a master’s degree in learning technologies and is a former classroom teacher. She has worked as a National Geographic Fellow in Australia researching Tasmanian devils, a PolarTREC teacher researcher in archaeology in Alaska, an Earthwatch teacher fellow in the Bahamas and New Orleans, and a GoNorth! teacher explorer studying climate change via dogsled in Finland, Norway, and Sweden. Today, she is a global education consultant who has traveled to more than fifty countries to design programs, build communities, and train other educators to do the same.