Pete “Pelican” Schmidt

Activity: Walking, Hiking, Interpretation

Pete has been a naturalist at Point Bonita YMCA for 7 years. Originally from the countryside outside Auburn, he grew up tending animals, life-guarding on Folsom lake, and tinkering with small engines. He has a degree in Biology and enjoys riding horses, surfing, and keeping his grandfather’s van running. Pete has a vast knowledge of Marin Headlands and California history which he enjoys sharing with all.