Join the Sierra Club


We are the Palos Verdes-South Bay Group with the Angeles Chapter of the Sierra Club. Our group includes those members residing in Carson, Gardena, Harbor City, Hermosa Beach, Lawndale, Lomita, Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, Palos Verdes Peninsula, San Pedro, Torrance and Wilmington.

Bus and Air Trips:

May 24-27, 2014 Sat-Tue O: Zion & Bryce Canyon Bus Trip

Zion & Bryce Canyon Bus Trip - Join us May 24-27 for a double-header hiking adventure in Zion and Bryce Canyon national parks. In Zion, we will have numerous options for self-guided hiking where we’ll be surrounded by massive sandstone cliffs of cream, pink, and red, which soar into a bright blue sky.

On a day trip to Bryce Canyon, the leaders will offer shorter and longer hiking options through red forests of hoodoos (unique pillars of rock sculptured by the forces of erosion). We stay three nights in the Bumbleberry Inn in Springdale near Zion. Price includes bus, shared motel room, all admissions, snacks, and driver gratuity. Depart early Sat. from Redondo Beach and return Tues. night. Cancellation penalty is $40. If you cancel less than 30 days before departure, you will only receive a refund if the trip is full. Send 2 business-size SASEs, H&W phones, email, and check to PVSB Sierra Club for $391 to Dave Hixson, 15120 Polly Ave., Lawndale, CA 90260. Ldrs: Judy Shane ( & Dave Hixson (

CST 2087766-40. Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California.

Find information on Palos Verdes-South Bay Group activities by visiting our Activities Calendar page.

Harwood Lodge

Harwood Lodge

Harwood Lodge was built in 1930 as a memorial to Aurelia S. Harwood, past president of the Sierra Club and Angeles Chapter leader. The lodge stands today as a place to get away from the city and enjoy the solitude of clear mountain air and blue skies.

The Purposes of the Sierra Club

  • To explore, enjoy and protect the wild places of the earth
  • To practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystem and resources
  • To educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment
  • To use all lawful means to carry out these objectives