Hidden Villa will be closed to the public from June 3 through August 3 for the safety of our camp community.

Programs

Individuals & Families

    Individuals & Families

  • A Celebration of Birds

    Birds are now at their most colorful, singing their hearts out, defending territories, constructing nests, or tending to their nestlings. There is so much bird life to see at Hidden Villa in the Spring!
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • All About Bugs

    This class will be equal parts celebration and investigation. After a photographic overview of insect diversity at Hidden Villa, we will venture outside to see “who’s flying!” Bug enthusiasts of all ages are welcome.
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • Centennial Celebration Kid's Club

    Hidden Villa is treasured by families and we want children and families to feel welcome and included in the celebration!
    Price: $50.00
    Duration: 4 1/2 hours
  • Garden Volunteer Day - Duveneck House

    Get your hands dirty in one of Hidden Villa's many gardens and landscapes!
    Price: Free
    Duration: 2 hours
  • How to Walk in the Woods

    This class will challenge and inspire you to move differently in wild places. We will practice mindful attention, ways to move, to listen, to anticipate, to hide in plain sight, to see at different scales, to explore varied textures, sounds, and smells, and more.
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • Meet the Herptiles: Reptiles, Amphibians and More!

    Join us to find out which snakes and lizards live here, which are dangerous, and which are hugely helpful on our organic farm. See how Hidden Villa is actively working to protect some amphibians, and learn why one might consider the unassuming California Slender Salamander to be one of the fastest land animals around!
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • Property Volunteer Day

    Volunteer with Hidden Villa's property team and help us care for the 1600 acres, buildings, trails and landscaping.
    Price: Free
  • Trail Maintenance Volunteer Day

    Join for a day of trail maintenance on the Hidden Villa trails. No experience necessary.
    Price: Free
    Duration: 7 hours
  • Wildflower Walk

    Wildflowers of many kinds are found along our trails and within and around our organic farm fields, and this is the time to see them at their best. Please come explore them with us!
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • After School Adventures

    After a full day of school, give your child the chance to spend their afternoons exploring Hidden Villa’s farm and wilderness.
    Price: $400.00
    Duration: September 29 - November 17th
  • Archery

    Join Certified USA Archery Instructor and engaging facilitator, Hameed for a fun time on the Hidden Villa Archery Course!
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 1 hour
  • Dig It!

    Children play in the garden and get down in the dirt while learning the importance of healthy soil hands on.
    Price: $25.00
    Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Farm Volunteer Day

    Volunteer with Hidden Villa's farm team and help us care for food for the local community.
    Price: Free
    Duration: 3 hours - 9am-12pm
  • Getting Started with Wildlife Tracking, Part 1, September 23

    Learning to interpret the evidence that wild animals leave behind allows you to read the great 'book of nature' wherever you go, and to know what animals may be close to you, even when they remain hidden.
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • Heart of Nature, September 9

    Feeling connected in nature can be an elusive goal on our own, but with guidance and a supportive community, it may become an attainable and transformative experience.
    Price: $30.00
  • Hidden Villa's Earth Club for Kids

    Earth Club balances learning, adventure, and fun as your student learns both hard and soft skills (such as journaling and teamwork) involved in becoming a skilled student of nature.
    Price: $200.00
    Duration: 3 hours, 4 consecutive Saturdays
  • Lunch with Green Town: A speaker Series at Lunch!

    This free 5 week series hosted by environmental enthusiast, Gary Hedden focuses on interesting environmental topics important to Los Altos and Los Altos Hills that can be applied to many other cities!
    Price: Free
    Duration: Tuesdays & Thursdays 2/23 - 3/25
  • Make a Wild Salad! Foraging Basics

    In this class, we will harvest from the wild lands and field edges of Hidden Villa and conclude the morning by sharing a communal wild salad.
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • Register to Visit!

    Visit Hidden Villa and explore our education garden, discover our hiking trails and view farm animals from outside their pens and pastures. Reservations are encouraged, but not required. The property is open to visitors from 9:00am - 5:00pm.
    Price: $10.00
    Duration: 9 AM - 5 PM
  • Riekes Nature at Hidden Villa Adventure Day Camp

    We are so excited to be partnering with Riekes Nature Program this summer! They will be hosting three camps at Hidden Villa in the Los Altos Hills.
    Price: $600.00
    Duration: 1 week
  • Riekes Nature at Hidden Villa Rambler Day Camp

    We are so excited to be partnering with Riekes Nature Programs this summer! They will be hosting three camps at Hidden Villa this summer.
    Price: $480.00
    Duration: 1 week
  • Riekes Nature Summer Campout at Hidden Villa

    We are so excited to be partnering with Riekes this summer! They will be hosting three camps at Hidden Villa in the Los Altos Hills.
    Price: $785.00
    Duration: 1 week
  • Seasonal Cycles Natural History Series Bundle

    Can't choose just one Seasonal Cycles Natural History Class? Purchase a bundle and get access to 4 classes at the discounted rate of $100.
    Price: $100.00
    Duration: 4 classes, 2 hours each
  • Seeds Gone Wild! (Dispersal, functions, and animal interactions) , September 16

    Seeds do more to feed humanity than any other plant part, and the are incredibly diverse, often beautiful, and they exhibit awe-inspiring design features that allow them to survive, disperse, and thrive all across planet Earth.
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • Slug Quest

    You bring the questions, and we’ll explore the answers. Let’s see how many slugs we can find together in the slimiest 2 hours you'll ever spend at Hidden Villa.
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • Wellness Forest Walk

    Experience the simple practice of Forest Immersion at Hidden Villa with Certified Nature and Forest Therapy Guide, Kira White.
    Price: $45.00
    Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Wildlife Tracking for Beginners, part 2: Art of the Track, Oct. 7

    It’s surprisingly easy to find evidence of animals wherever you may be, once you start looking.
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 2 hours
  • Wildlife Tracking for Beginners, part 3: Sign Tracking, a Universe of Animal Evidence!, Oct. 14

    Scat is just one category of the myriad of phenomena that animals leave behind them.
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: 10 am - 12 pm
  • Wildlife Tracking for Beginners, part 4: Field Day!, Oct. 21

    We will rendezvous at Gazos Creek State Beach for some actual field tracking.
    Price: $30.00
    Duration: October 21, 10 am - 12 pm
  • Winter Covey

    Explore our winter wonderland here on the farm! Enjoy six weeks of exploration, play and the arrival of spring as the creek fills and flows!
    Price: $300.00
    Duration: 6 weeks
  • Education Volunteer Open House

    Learn all about what it's like to be a volunteer with our Environmental Education team!
    Price: Free
    Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Volunteer - Garden and Horticulture

    Maintain Hidden Villa's education garden and plant landscaping.
    Price: Free
    Duration: 2 Hours
  • Volunteer - Organic Farm Team

    Help us grow high quality, local, sustainably raised produce. Registration required on our Calendar of Events.
    Price: Free
    Duration: 9:30am -12:30pm Wed. and Sat.