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Saturday, January 18 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
HIKE: Indigenous Walk on Deer Creek *SOLD OUT*

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Meet at bench in front of Miners Foundry on Spring Street
Nature and the human spirit are resilient. That is the timeless theme of this unforgettable three-mile walk and talk along the Deer Creek Tribute Trail. It’s a place where the local Nisenan thrived before the Gold Rush era decimated the Tribe, the land, the plants, and animals on which they subsisted. Today, nature and the original people continue to hold on. Hiking for Good founder Laura Petersen will lead hikers into forest to learn about the medicinal and edible plants found along the way. At the “Angkula Seo” suspension bridge, Nevada City Rancheria Tribal Spokesperson Shelly Covert will share language, song, and stories. Shelly will share about interpretive sites and a Nisenan Garden. Bring water, sturdy walking shoes, and layered clothing (dress for the weather!)

Capacity: 30 people
RSVP required: www.wildandscenicfilmfestival.org/hikes

Speakers
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Shelly Covert

Tribal Spokesperson, Nevada City Rancheria
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Laura Petersen

Founder, Hiking for Good


Saturday January 18, 2020 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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