The Central Group is the heart of the Angeles Chapter, covering West Hollywood through East Los Angeles, from Griffith Park through South LA, and includes downtown LA and a number of Gateway cities.  We explore, enjoy, and protect the environment right from the streets of our nation’s second largest city.

Get involved
Check out our events, news, and social media sections for the latest info on what we’re up to. There are many ways to get involved, and you can make a difference.

To actively pursue your passion for the environment, contact the Central Group Chair, Barbara Hensleigh at barbarajhensleigh@gmail.com.  

Support your Central Group
Join or renew your Sierra Club membership today!

Upcoming Events

All Sierra Club outings are cancelled until further notice. We will hike again as soon as it is safe. 

Visit our events page for a full listing.

Help Stop The Aerial Tram

Griffith Park in Los Angeles is one of the largest urban parks in North America, and arguably one of the wildest. Here’s how you can help keep Griffith Park wild.

Inglewood Oil Fields

Neighborhood oil drilling is causing severe health and climate harm in Los Angeles. Toxic emissions from drilling cause asthma, cancer, and premature death. It’s time for a  . To learn about how to get active in the fight for a clean break from drilling, contact Raj (patel.rajnish@gmail.com

Trash Talk Saturdays

The first Saturday of every months we’re focusing on a local park, picking up trash, and using a conference call line to hear about the park’s history and about aspects of trash, and to discuss trash. Come together while staying apart!




Volunteer With Us!

Hearts For Sight – 

Volunteer as a sighted guide for this monthly program that leads hikes for the visually impaired.

Contact Will (willmcw@gmail.com)