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Outdoors events in Sonoma County week of Feb. 8

Looking up into the canopy of redwood trees at Armstong Woods State Natural Reserve, on Sunday, January 1, 2017. (Christopher Chung/ The Press Democrat)

PRESS DEMOCRAT STAFF,

SENIOR SAUNTERS, FEB. 9

Cloverdale: Enjoy a leisurely walk with older adults on accessible paved trails 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Cloverdale River Park, 31820 McCray Road. Visit SonomaCountyParks.org for information.

LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY, FEB. 9

Glen Ellen: Take a winter landscape photography class by Ron Berchin, 8 to 11:30 a.m. at Jack London State Historic Park, 2400 London Ranch Road. Bring a DSLR, iPhone or point-and-shoot camera and tripod if you have one. Cost is $35 and includes parking. Class size is limited to 15. Register at jacklondonpark.com

WINTER WARMUP HIKE, FEB. 11

Windsor: Warm up with an invigorating 3-to-5-mile hike, 10 a.m. to noon at Foothill Regional Park, 1351 Arata Lane. Parking, $7. Call 707-565-2041 or visit SonomaCountyParks.org

SUGARLOAF HIKE, FEB. 17

Kenwood: View the destruction caused by the wildfires and the new growth that’s sprouting in its wake during a 6-mile, 3.5 -hour hike to the top of Bald Mountain at Sugar Loaf Ridge State Park, 2605 Adobe Canyon Road. Meet at the park at 9:45 a.m. Vehicle fee $8. Visit billanddavehikes.com for details.

REDWOODS HIKE, FEB. 17

Jenner: Meander through redwood groves and learn about the tallest trees in the world, 2 to 3:30 p.m. at Stillwater Cove Regional Park 22455 Highway 1. Parking, $7. Visit SonomaCountyParks.org for details.

WHALE WATCH: FEB. 19

Gualala: Walk along the coastal bluffs and learn about whales with a bilingual guide at Gualala Point Regional Park, 42401 Coast Highway 1, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. $7 parking. Call 707-565-7888 or visit SonomaCountyParks.org

FAMILY HIKE, FEB. 19

Kenwood: Take a peaceful 2-mile hike from 10 a.m. to noon at Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, 2605 Adobe Canyon Road. Vehicle fee $8. Visit sugarloafpark.org

RACE REGISTRATION, MARCH 8

Santa Rosa: Register online by March 8 for The Empire Runners Club Ilsanjo Classic 10-miler, Neo-Classic 4-miler or 1-K Newt Scoot race for kids 10 and under, 8 a.m. March 11 at Howarth Park, Spring Lake and Trione-Annadel parks. Online registration is $10, kids and under free and race day registration will be $20. Visit empirerunners.org for details.

James Lanaras