Outdoors Calendar

  • Sun Feb 7th, 2010 10:03pm
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BIKES rides: Various starting locations; www.bikesclub.org.

  • Meet for mostly 10 a.m. starts on Mondays, Haller Middle School, 600 E. First St., Arlington; 25- to 35-mile routes; rain cancels; call 425-737-8445 the day before each ride, or by 9 a.m. day of ride, to confirm start time.

  • Meet at 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Haller Middle School, 600 E. First St., Arlington; 25- to 35-mile routes; rain cancels; 425-737-8445.

    Cascade Bicycle Club: 7400 Sand Point Way NE, Building 138, Seattle; 206-522-3222; www.cascade.org.

  • Start at 9 a.m. today, Blythe Park, 17000 W. Riverside Drive, Bothell; winter training ride; 45 miles; ice or snow cancels; 206-783-6450.

  • Start at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 7, Gas Works Park, 2101 N. Northlake Way, Seattle; 25 to 35 miles; steady rain cancels; 206-363-9964.

  • Start at 10 a.m. Feb. 7, Logboom Park, 6100 NE 175th St., Kenmore; 25 to 30 miles; showers cancel; 206-672-0617.

    City of Arlington: 238 N. Olympic Ave., Arlington; 360-403-3448; www.arlingtonwa.gov.

  • Third annual Eagle Festival, free, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today; eagle viewings in the Port Susan Bay Nature Conservancy (along Norman Road); Sarvey Wildlife guest speakers 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 110 E. Third St., Arlington.

    Edmonds Parks &Recreation: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-0230; www.reczone.org.

  • Guided Stillaguamish River birding adventure, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 14; $87, $77 for ages 12 and under and 65 and older; register and get start location details at 425-771-0230.

    Greg’s Custom Fishing Rods: 12405 20th St. NE, Lake Stevens; 425-335-1391; www.gregscustomrods.com.

  • Beginners fly-tying class, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays in March; $50; register at 425-335-1391.

    Lynnwood Parks and Recreation: 5800 198th St. SW, Lynnwood; 425-670-5050; www.ci.lynnwood.wa.us. Hiking and kayaking trips, various lengths and elevations, for ages 55 and older; meet at the Lynnwood Senior Center, 5800 198th St. SW; most cost $16 members, $21 nonmembers, call for details..

  • Seattle RV &Outdoor Recreation Show, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 11 and 12, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 13, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 14, Qwest Field Event Center, 1000 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; $7 to $10, free for ages 10 and under.

    Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest: 2930 Wetmore Ave., Suite 3A, Everett; 425-783-6000; www.fs.fed.us/r6/mbs. See individual listings for details like starting points. Make reservations for Snoqualmie Pass events at 425-434-6111. For Stevens Pass, call 360-677-2414.

  • Kids in the Snow, 1 p.m. Feb. 20 and March 20, Snoqualmie Pass; for all ages; $10 per outing.

    Over-the-Hill-Hikers: Various times on Thursdays, South County Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave., Edmonds; unless otherwise noted, trips cost $13 for senior center members and $16 for nonmembers. To sign up, first-time participants call 425-513-9374; others call 425-774-5555; www.scscedmonds.org.

    Pilchuck Audubon Society: Details at 360-563-0181, 360-435-3750, unless otherwise noted; www.pilchuckaudubon.org.

  • Meet at 7 a.m. Feb. 9, Edmonds Marsh (south of W. Dayton Street) for Port Gamble, Port Townsend trip; bring money for ferry and lunch.

    Sierra Club, Snohomish Group: Event locations vary; 425-737-0350; www.cascade.sierraclub.org/directory/groups/snohomish. Group meets 7 p.m. third Thursdays, Alderwood mall REI, 3000 184th St. SW, Lynnwood.

  • Meet at 2 p.m. Feb. 7 in Everett to carpool to the Skagit Wildlife Area near Conway for easy bird-watching walk; call ahead, 425-737-0350, to verify participation; 12-person limit; carpooling encouraged.

    Snohomish County Parks &Recreation and Adopt-A-Stewards of Forest Park: 802 E. Mukilteo Blvd., Everett; 425-252-5243.

    vHabitat restoration work party, 9:30 a.m. to noon Feb. 13, Forest Park, 802 E. Mukilteo Blvd., Everett; free; meet at brown shed past park’s northeast entrance, bring water bottle and gloves; project involves removal of invasive plants; 425-252-5243.

    WSU Snohomish County Extension-Beach Watchers Shore Stewards: Lower level, Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo; 425-357-6020; www.beachwatchers.wsu.edu.

  • Our Puget Sound, In Depth series, 7 p.m. ; free. Feb. 10, Underwater Neighborhood Tour.