Thu, May 26|
INTERMEDIATE: Mare Island National Historic Landmark
Hike through a treasure trove of history.
Time & Location
May 26, 2022, 9:00 AM
Parking Lot, Berger Center
About the event
Mare Island became the first United States naval base on the West Coast in 1854. Closed in 1996, it was conveyed to the City of Vallejo in 2002 for reuse and redevelopment. We will hike 5-6 miles through a treasure trove of history including the historic shipyard, officers quarters, hospital base and chapel. Please bring $5 cash for the private tour of the chapel featuring the largest collection of Tiffany windows (29) in the western US. No elev. Option to dine at Mare Island Brewing Company. Leave Berger 9 AM. Hike Leader Marilyn Pahr (707) 541-6430.