Free Canyoneer Training at the NAT

Dear Cabrillo Volunteers, The San Diego Natural History Museum Canyoneer program offers to the public free nature walks throughout San Diego County.  In a partnership with CNM, theNAT is offering an opportunity for you to participate in its upcoming Canyoneer training free of charge.  You are invited to attend any of the individual Canyoneer classes or complete the entire program and become a NAT Canyoneer. Below is … Continue reading Free Canyoneer Training at the NAT

O Dark Thirty

The sun had yet to rise for dawn and a steady trickle of volunteers made their pilgrimage down to the tidepools.  Their quest: to help remove trash from the rocky intertidal area at Cabrillo.  The -0.9 low tide at 6:11am not only allowed easier access to the trash but allowed the volunteers a unique experience: early morning within Cabrillo National Monument’s amazing tidepools without the … Continue reading O Dark Thirty

Press Release – Hartzog Award

Volunteers Honored with National Award  Cabrillo National Monument receives the Hartzog Park Volunteer Program Award  San Diego, CA –  In a special ceremony held in Washington DC on June 25th, 2014, the volunteer program at Cabrillo National Monument (NM)  received the prestigious George and Helen Hartzog Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service of 2013. Each year the National Park Service recognizes exceptional efforts in volunteer management … Continue reading Press Release – Hartzog Award

Congrats! CNM Receives NATIONAL Hartzog Award!

Congratulations CNM VIPs! We already knew that our volunteer program was the Pacific West Region recipient of the George and Helen Hartzog Awards for Outstanding Volunteer Service, but we have now been awarded the national Park Volunteer Program Award! Being recognized for having the top volunteer program out of 401 national parks and monuments is an amazing accomplishment.  Be proud of all that you have done … Continue reading Congrats! CNM Receives NATIONAL Hartzog Award!

Ambassador of Spain Visits CNM

CABRILLO NATIONAL MONUMENT Ambassador Of Spain Visits Cabrillo On Friday afternoon, May 30th, his Excellency Ramon Gil-Casares, Ambassador of Spain in Washington D.C., visited Cabrillo National Monument. Accompanying the Ambassador were the Consul Generals of Spain in Los Angeles and San Diego as well as the President of Casa De Espana in San Diego. The Ambassador had a memorable experience; staff escorted him through the … Continue reading Ambassador of Spain Visits CNM