Maps and Directions
Unless otherwise noted in program descriptions, all field trip and workshops begin at the Chico Masonic Family Center.
Anderson River Park (ARP)
2800 Rupert Rd,
Anderson, CA 96007
Avenue 9 Gallery & Art Guild (A9)
180 E. 9th Ave.
There is ample free parking on the corner of 9th Avenue and Oleander for the Friday January 29 Art Reception.
Bell Memorial Union, CSU, Chico (BMU)
Corner of 2nd and Chestnut Street
Directions: From U.S. Hwy 99, take the East First Avenue Exit. Proceed west on East First Avenue following signs to the campus. After approximately 1.5 miles, turn left on Esplanade, drive into downtown Chico. Turn right at 2nd St, then three blocks to corner of 2nd St & Chestnut St. If coming from Hwy 32, turn east at the W. 2nd St stoplight. The BMU is on the left, six blocks on the corner of 2nd & Chestnut St.
Free Parking on weekends at Chico State’s parking structure and on lots across the street from the BMU.
Bidwell Mansion Visitor Center (BMVC)
Chico, CA 95926
Directions: From Highway 99: Take East First Avenue exit and head west Turn Left on Esplanade Visitorís Center on right.
Chico Creek Nature Center (CcNc)
1968 E. 8th Street
Directions from Chico: Take exit #385 toward Chester/Orland-Hwy. 32. Continue to follow hwy 32-east and take the first left right after Hwy. overpass. Turn left at E. 8th St.
Chico Masonic Family Center (CMFC)
1110 W. East Avenue
Directions from Chico: From Hwy 99, take the East Avenue exit. (This is two exits north of the East 1st Avenue exit.) Turn west on East Avenue. The CMFC is approximately1.5 miles from the Hwy 99 exit, on the right (north) side of East Avenue. If coming from Nord Avenue on Hwy32, turn east at the W. East Avenue stoplight. The CMFC is on the left, approximately 2 miles from the Hwy 32 and East Avenue intersection.
CSU Chico Holt Hall (CSUC)
West 1st Street
Behind Bidwell Mansion SHP
Gridley McDonalds (GMcDo)
1513 State Hwy 99
Directions from Chico: Take Hwy 99 South to Gridley McDonalds is in a shopping center on the west side of Hwy 99 in Gridley. Driving time and distance from Chico: 35 minutes, 29 miles.
Lema Ranch (LEMA)
The McConnell Foundation
800 Shasta View Drive
Durham, CA 95938
Directions: Between Chico and Durham Take Park Ave Exit off Hwy 99 Turn Right onto E Park Ave. Turn left onto Midway. Travel about 2.8 miles turn right after white picket fence.
Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge (SNWR)
752 County Road 99W
Directions: Located south of Willows off Interstate 5. Please call the Refuge for directions
Sacramento River Discovery Center (SRDC)
1000 Sale Lane
Directions:South on Interstate 5, take Antelope Blvd. exit and turn east. then turn right on Sale Lane and continue down the road where you will see the center.