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Upcoming Club Events

Pre-Thanksgiving

November 21, 2021 2:00 pm

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

Dezemberfest

December 12, 2021 6:00 pm

Join us at our beautiful clubhouse for a Winter Celebration! This year we’ll have: – Potluck dinner 🥘 – Fun gift exchange 🎁...

NYE Bash

December 31, 2021 9:00 pm

New Year’s Eve at NFLA 🎉 🎈 🎊 Our annual New Year’s Eve Celebration is coming up! Join us for an evening of Fun, Dancing and...

Annual Meeting TBA

January 31, 2022 12:00 pm

The annual meeting of the Los Angeles branch of Nature Friends will take place at our Sierra Madre Clubhouse.   This date and time is an...

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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...

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Monthly social events
Member discounts
Hosted weekly hikes
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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.