Short Summary

Garber Park is a 13-acre wildland park owned by the City of Oakland located behind the Claremont Hotel in Claremont Canyon. Garber Park is home to significant stands of big-leaf maple, California buckeyes and regenerating coast live oak woodland and forest. The Garber Park Stewards vision is to safeguard the native wildland resources of Garber Park while reducing the risk of wildfire and improving the trail system.

Monday, December 20, 2010

Big Leaf Maple in Winter

The Big Leaf Maple Forest in winter, as awesome without a leaf as in full foliage.

The "Garber" Oak, towering and scenic, exemplifies the basic riparian oak woodland ecosystem that underpins and unites Garber's 13 acres.