Nature Friends is a non-profit membership organization whose purposes among others are:
- To acquaint its members with the opportunity to appreciate nature and the natural scenery of the country.
- To encourage the study of nature and to disseminate the knowledge of the natural sciences.
- To support and aid the protection, conservation and preservation of woods, wildlife and the natural features of this country.
- To promote friendship and good relations with other organizations and individuals who are sympathetic to the above stated purposes.
- To acquire, build and maintain lodges, shelters, houses. and other places of recreation.
- To arrange meetings, social and cultural activities, exhibitions and lectures in relation to the purposes of the club.
- To promote the selective use of its facilities to generate revenue to support the organization.
We have two facilities in the Los Angeles, Southern California area.
A lodge and Retreat Center in the city of Sierra Madre and a cabin in the San Jacinto Mountains.