Upcoming Eco Trips

Theme: Tidepool Exploration

Destination: San Pedro

When: Sunday, January 20, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari on Sunday, January 20, at 11:00am
- Meet at Tidepools on at 12:00 pm
- Return to Shop 4:00 pm
- Please bring items listed under "Tidepool Outing" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme: Exploring Intertidal Marine Life

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- Expect to get your feet wet, and wade in up to 1 ft of water
- Dive booties recommended (rental available)
- You may get splashed/sprayed by the waves
- The beach is very rocky, sharp, and slippery
- Air Temperature will likely be 70-75 degrees F
- No dogs allowed on the beach
- We will provide a light picnic meal together at the tide pools

Theme Details

Theme: Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour

Destination: Bonelli Regional Park

When: Sunday, January 27, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari
- Meeting time: 12:00 PM
- Return time 4:00 PM
- Meeting location details will be sent to you in confirmation email.
- Please bring items listed under "Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email.

Trip Theme:Come cruise on the water and learn about the lake ecosystem

Trip Cost: $58

What to Expect:
- You may fall into the water.
- No previous experience necessary.
- We provide all paddleboard equipments.
- We will provide a light picnic meal together after the tour.

Theme Details

Theme: Edible Wild Spring Greens

Destination: Arroyo Seco

When: Sunday, February 3, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- We will be walking on the historic Gabrielino trail along the Arroyo Seco in Altadena.
- Sunday, February 3, 10am - 1pm meet at 9:50am
- Meeting location will be emailed to you in the confirmation email.
- Please bring items listed under “Morning Hike” in the Know Before You Go section of confirmation email

Trip Theme: Edible Wild Spring Greens

Trip Cost: $28

What to Expect:
- This trail is very easy and mostly flat. There is only about 200ft elevation change, and we will be hiking about 4 miles round trip.
- Parts of the trail are paved, other parts are dirt/rocky.
- Temperatures are expected to be in the 60s. Please dress accordingly.
- There will be shade in many areas, but some parts will be unshaded and may be hot
- We will be walking and stopping to talk often.
- We will provide a small meal and drink that we'll eat together at the destination

Theme Details

Theme: Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour

Destination: Santa Fe Dam

When: Sunday, February 10, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari
- Meeting time: 12:00 PM
- Return time 4:00 PM
- Meeting location details will be sent to you in confirmation email.
- Please bring items listed under "Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email.

Trip Theme:Come cruise on the water and learn about the lake ecosystem

Trip Cost: $58

What to Expect:
- You may fall into the water.
- No previous experience necessary.
- We provide all paddleboard equipments.
- We will provide a light picnic meal together after the tour.

Theme Details

Theme: Forest Bathing at Sunset

Destination: Mt. Markham

When: Sunday, February 24, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- We will be hiking to Mt. Markham in the Angeles National Forest, with overlooking views of Los Angeles.
- Meet at Ocean Safari on Sunday, Feb 24, at 1:15 pm
- Return to Shop 6:30 pm.
- Forest Adventure Pass required for each vehicle, OSDT has two passes for our group
- Please bring items listed under "Sunset/Night Hike" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme:Golden Hour Plant Tasting

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- The trail is mostly easy, dirt paths.
- There is about 600 ft elevation net gain and loss, and we will be hiking about 3 miles round trip.
- We will be walking and stopping to talk often.
- Temperature is expected to be in the 60-70°F. Please dress accordingly, layers are best.
- We will provide a small meal and drink that we'll eat together at the destination
- Cell phone service may be spotty, please notify anyone who might need to get in contact with you

Theme Details

Theme: Tidepool Exploration

Destination: San Pedro

When: Saturday, March 2, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari on Saturday, March 2, at 11:00am
- Meet at Tidepools on at 12:00 pm
- Return to Shop 4:00 pm
- Please bring items listed under "Tidepool Outing" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme: Exploring Intertidal Marine Life

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- Expect to get your feet wet, and wade in up to 1 ft of water
- Dive booties recommended (rental available)
- You may get splashed/sprayed by the waves
- The beach is very rocky, sharp, and slippery
- Air Temperature will likely be 70-75 degrees F
- No dogs allowed on the beach
- We will provide a light picnic meal together at the tide pools

Theme Details

Theme: Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour

Destination: Santa Fe Dam

When: Saturday, March 16, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari
- Meeting time: 12:00 PM
- Return time 4:00 PM
- Meeting location details will be sent to you in confirmation email.
- Please bring items listed under "Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email.

Trip Theme:Come cruise on the water and learn about the lake ecosystem

Trip Cost: $58

What to Expect:
- You may fall into the water.
- No previous experience necessary.
- We provide all paddleboard equipments.
- We will provide a light picnic meal together after the tour.

Theme Details

Theme: Seasonal Edible Blooms

Destination: Mt. Islip

When: Sunday, March 24, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- We will be hiking to Mt. Islip in back range of the Angeles National Forest.
- Meet at Ocean Safari on Sunday, March 24, at 5:50 am (so we can leave right at 6am)
- Return to Shop 1:30 pm.
- Forest Adventure Pass required for each vehicle, OSDT has two passes for our group.
- Please bring items listed under "Day Hike" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme: Seasonal Edible Blooms

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- The trail may be narrow single-track in some places, but will be predominantly shaded on the north slopes of the backranges of the San Gabriel Mountains.
- We will be hiking at elevation of 7000-8000ft, so you may feel a bit more tired than usual, but the trail is moderate.
- There is about 1000 ft elevation net gain and loss, and we will be hiking about 3 miles round trip.
- Temperature is expected to be 65-78°F. May feel cooler in the shaded parts and hotter in the sunny parts. Please dress accordingly, layers are best.
- We will provide a small meal and drink that we'll eat together at the destination.
- We will be walking and stopping to talk often.
- There may not be cell phone service up in the mountains, please notify anyone who might need to get in contact with you

Theme Details

Theme: Tidepool Exploration

Destination: San Pedro

When: Sunday, March 31, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari on Sunday, March 31, at 11:00am
- Meet at Tidepools on at 12:00 pm
- Return to Shop 4:00 pm
- Please bring items listed under "Tidepool Outing" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme: Exploring Intertidal Marine Life

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- Expect to get your feet wet, and wade in up to 1 ft of water
- Dive booties recommended (rental available)
- You may get splashed/sprayed by the waves
- The beach is very rocky, sharp, and slippery
- Air Temperature will likely be 70-75 degrees F
- No dogs allowed on the beach
- We will provide a light picnic meal together at the tide pools

Theme Details

Tidepool Exploration
San Pedro

When: Sunday, January 20, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari on Sunday, January 20, at 11:00am
- Meet at Tidepools on at 12:00 pm
- Return to Shop 4:00 pm
- Please bring items listed under "Tidepool Outing" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme: Exploring Intertidal Marine Life

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- Expect to get your feet wet, and wade in up to 1 ft of water
- Dive booties recommended (rental available)
- You may get splashed/sprayed by the waves
- The beach is very rocky, sharp, and slippery
- Air Temperature will likely be 70-75 degrees F
- No dogs allowed on the beach
- We will provide a light picnic meal together at the tide pools

Theme Details

Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour
Bonelli Regional Park

When: Sunday, January 27, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari
- Meeting time: 12:00 PM
- Return time 4:00 PM
- Meeting location details will be sent to you in confirmation email.
- Please bring items listed under "Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email.

Trip Theme:Come cruise on the water and learn about the lake ecosystem

Trip Cost: $58

What to Expect:
- You may fall into the water.
- No previous experience necessary.
- We provide all paddleboard equipments.
- We will provide a light picnic meal together after the tour.

Theme Details

Edible Wild Spring Greens
Arroyo Seco

When: Sunday, February 3, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- We will be walking on the historic Gabrielino trail along the Arroyo Seco in Altadena.
- Sunday, February 3, 10am - 1pm meet at 9:50am
- Meeting location will be emailed to you in the confirmation email.
- Please bring items listed under “Morning Hike” in the Know Before You Go section of confirmation email

Trip Theme: Edible Wild Spring Greens

Trip Cost: $28

What to Expect:
- This trail is very easy and mostly flat. There is only about 200ft elevation change, and we will be hiking about 4 miles round trip.
- Parts of the trail are paved, other parts are dirt/rocky.
- Temperatures are expected to be in the 60s. Please dress accordingly.
- There will be shade in many areas, but some parts will be unshaded and may be hot
- We will be walking and stopping to talk often.
- We will provide a small meal and drink that we'll eat together at the destination

Theme Details

Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour
Santa Fe Dam

When: Sunday, February 10, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari
- Meeting time: 12:00 PM
- Return time 4:00 PM
- Meeting location details will be sent to you in confirmation email.
- Please bring items listed under "Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email.

Trip Theme:Come cruise on the water and learn about the lake ecosystem

Trip Cost: $58

What to Expect:
- You may fall into the water.
- No previous experience necessary.
- We provide all paddleboard equipments.
- We will provide a light picnic meal together after the tour.

Theme Details

Forest Bathing at Sunset
Mt. Markham

When: Sunday, February 24, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- We will be hiking to Mt. Markham in the Angeles National Forest, with overlooking views of Los Angeles.
- Meet at Ocean Safari on Sunday, Feb 24, at 1:15 pm
- Return to Shop 6:30 pm.
- Forest Adventure Pass required for each vehicle, OSDT has two passes for our group
- Please bring items listed under "Sunset/Night Hike" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme:Golden Hour Plant Tasting

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- The trail is mostly easy, dirt paths.
- There is about 600 ft elevation net gain and loss, and we will be hiking about 3 miles round trip.
- We will be walking and stopping to talk often.
- Temperature is expected to be in the 60-70°F. Please dress accordingly, layers are best.
- We will provide a small meal and drink that we'll eat together at the destination
- Cell phone service may be spotty, please notify anyone who might need to get in contact with you

Theme Details

Tidepool Exploration
San Pedro

When: Saturday, March 2, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari on Saturday, March 2, at 11:00am
- Meet at Tidepools on at 12:00 pm
- Return to Shop 4:00 pm
- Please bring items listed under "Tidepool Outing" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme: Exploring Intertidal Marine Life

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- Expect to get your feet wet, and wade in up to 1 ft of water
- Dive booties recommended (rental available)
- You may get splashed/sprayed by the waves
- The beach is very rocky, sharp, and slippery
- Air Temperature will likely be 70-75 degrees F
- No dogs allowed on the beach
- We will provide a light picnic meal together at the tide pools

Theme Details

Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour
Santa Fe Dam

When: Saturday, March 16, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari
- Meeting time: 12:00 PM
- Return time 4:00 PM
- Meeting location details will be sent to you in confirmation email.
- Please bring items listed under "Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email.

Trip Theme:Come cruise on the water and learn about the lake ecosystem

Trip Cost: $58

What to Expect:
- You may fall into the water.
- No previous experience necessary.
- We provide all paddleboard equipments.
- We will provide a light picnic meal together after the tour.

Theme Details

Seasonal Edible Blooms
Mt. Islip

When: Sunday, March 24, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- We will be hiking to Mt. Islip in back range of the Angeles National Forest.
- Meet at Ocean Safari on Sunday, March 24, at 5:50 am (so we can leave right at 6am)
- Return to Shop 1:30 pm.
- Forest Adventure Pass required for each vehicle, OSDT has two passes for our group.
- Please bring items listed under "Day Hike" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme: Seasonal Edible Blooms

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- The trail may be narrow single-track in some places, but will be predominantly shaded on the north slopes of the backranges of the San Gabriel Mountains.
- We will be hiking at elevation of 7000-8000ft, so you may feel a bit more tired than usual, but the trail is moderate.
- There is about 1000 ft elevation net gain and loss, and we will be hiking about 3 miles round trip.
- Temperature is expected to be 65-78°F. May feel cooler in the shaded parts and hotter in the sunny parts. Please dress accordingly, layers are best.
- We will provide a small meal and drink that we'll eat together at the destination.
- We will be walking and stopping to talk often.
- There may not be cell phone service up in the mountains, please notify anyone who might need to get in contact with you

Theme Details

Tidepool Exploration
San Pedro

When: Sunday, March 31, 2019
Skill Level: ALL

Details:

- Meet at Ocean Safari on Sunday, March 31, at 11:00am
- Meet at Tidepools on at 12:00 pm
- Return to Shop 4:00 pm
- Please bring items listed under "Tidepool Outing" in Know Before You Go section of the confirmation email

Trip Theme: Exploring Intertidal Marine Life

Trip Cost: $38

What to Expect:
- Expect to get your feet wet, and wade in up to 1 ft of water
- Dive booties recommended (rental available)
- You may get splashed/sprayed by the waves
- The beach is very rocky, sharp, and slippery
- Air Temperature will likely be 70-75 degrees F
- No dogs allowed on the beach
- We will provide a light picnic meal together at the tide pools

Theme Details

Date        
 
1/20 (Sun)
Tidepool Exploration San Pedro
 
1/27 (Sun)
Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour Bonelli Regional Park
 
2/3 (Sun)
Edible Wild Spring Greens Arroyo Seco
 
2/10 (Sun)
Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour Santa Fe Dam
 
2/24 (Sun)
Forest Bathing at Sunset Mt. Markham
 
3/2 (Sat)
Tidepool Exploration San Pedro
 
3/16 (Sat)
Stand Up Paddleboard Nature Tour Santa Fe Dam
 
3/24 (Sun)
Seasonal Edible Blooms Mt. Islip
 
3/31 (Sun)
Tidepool Exploration San Pedro

Cancellation Policy:
One-Day Dive Trip: 10 Days before the trip, FULL refund. Otherwise no refund (unless a replacement can be found).
Two-Day Dive Trip: 20 Days before the trip, FULL refund. Otherwise no refund (unless a replacement can be found).
Eco Trip: 3 Days before the trip, FULL refund. Otherwise no refund.

 
• All trips come with OSDT professional and family oriented service
• Destinations are subject to change without notice due to weather conditions and/or military exercise.
• Free divers, snorkelers, and non-divers are welcome to join dive trips at a discounted price
• As a courtesy, please bring full tank on board for all local dive trips
• Reservations are secured with payment and based on first come first serve.
 

OSDT Membership: $168
• Valid for 12 months from the day you sign up
• Free OSDT shirt
• Free air fills on all local trips
• 50% off on Nitrox fills
• 10% off on all classes & seminars
• 10% off on all one-day local dive and eco trips
• 5% off on multi-day dive trips
• More fun with the OSDT family

Download Trip Schedule:
2019 Trip Schedule