Arana Gulch

History Forum Field Trip: Unearthing the Secrets of Arana Gulch

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Saturday, August 24, 2024,
10am - 12pm

Arana Gulch
Meet at the corner of Agnes St. and Mentel Ave.

FREE for History Forum Members

History Forum Member Registration

You won't want to miss this exhilarating historical walking tour of Arana Gulch with neighborhood historian Dan Model, an Eastside resident. Dan dives into vibrant narratives, from the first Mexican settlers to the present day, and shares the mystery of the "Ghost of the Gulch". He’ll explore the development of the Small Crafts Harbor with Port Commissioner Reed Geisreiter providing insights about the Harbor operations today. Optional lunch at one of the Harbor's restaurants.

Meet at the corner of Agnes St. and Mentel Ave. at 10am. Be ready for a one-mile, two-hour tour some of which is not suitable for walkers and strollers.

Guest fee: $20 at event.

Dan Model

Tour Guide

Dan Model

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About History Forum
History Forum’s annual speaker series provides its members with public lectures by leading historians and authors about Santa Cruz County history. Each talk lasts approximately one hour, followed by a meet and greet with refreshments.

This series is for History Forum members only. If you are interested in joining, please click here to learn more.

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