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Upcoming Club Events

Summer Solstice

June 22, 2019 12:00 pm

Join us on Sunday to catch up on club business, eat delicious food, and enjoy some great socializing and entertainment.

Henny’s Birthday Celebration

September 7, 2019 6:00 pm

Celebrate the 90th birthday of our long time member, Henny. She’s been a member of NFLA for over 50 years, and spent much of that time on...

Oktoberfest

October 20, 2019 2:00 pm

Wilkommen! Welcome! to Oktoberfest at Nature Friends Sunday, October 20 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bring your family & friends and a favorite side...

Pre-Thanksgiving

November 24, 2019 1:00 pm

Don’t miss the NFLA pre-Thanksgiving potluck dinner! Join us at our beautiful clubhouse and enjoy the bountiful feast. We will provide the...

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History of Nature Friends

Nature Friends was founded in Vienna, Austria in 1895 to provide members and their families with places to go and enjoy nature and encourage the study of nature-related subjects. The Club soon spread throughout Europe and many lodges and clubhouses were built, usually in forests, ski areas or close to wilderness areas. In 1920, a group of Nature...

Member benefits

Monthly social events
Member discounts
Hosted weekly hikes
Volunteer opportunities

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Directions

Nature Friends is located at the base of Mount Wilson in northern Sierra Madre, CA. From Pasadena, drive East on the Foothill Freeway (210) to the Baldwin Ave. exit, turn left under the freeway and follow the sign to Baldwin Ave and Sierra Madre Blvd.