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July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature
The East Bay Regional Park District is the largest regional park district in the nation and manages more than 98,000 acres in 65 parks in Alameda and Contra Costa counties.
July 08, 2012 by Bay Nature Staff
Just a few miles above downtown Berkeley, this popular park features something for everyone: a swimming lake, a botanic garden …
Just minutes away from downtown Oakland, Lake Temescal is a popular swimming, fishing and picnicking spot .
Originally constructed as …
Shadow Cliff’s provides a cool retreat on hot summer days only a mile from downtown Pleasanton.
The park features an …
The swimming lagoon here is a magnet for visitors of all ages. NOTE: the Swim Lagoon will be CLOSED for …
This park near Castro Valley is a fine place to swim on a hot summer day, fish, or just relax …
The largest beach on the Bay is in Alameda, a favorite for swimmers, birders, and wind and kite surfers. …
Hike this grassy habitat for rattlesnakes, see birds forage the lake, or take the family for a swim at the …
October 01, 2003 by Matthew Bettelheim
Swimmers plunge into the Bay at Aquatic Park for the swim to Alcatraz and back. Photo by Charles Kennard.
July 01, 2003 by Erika Brekke
There are quite a few reservoirs and artificial lakes in and around the Bay Area that are open to the …
Getting Back On the Trail
by Beth Slatkin
Traditional and Modern Methods of Acorn Preparation
by Emily Moskal
Restoring Antioch Dunes National Wildlife Refuge
by Alessandra Bergamin
Bay Researchers Fight Uphill Battle with Invasive Cordgrass
by Rachel Diaz-Bastin
Roam If You Want To
Got a burning nature question about SF Bay Area nature? Ask us and we'll get to the bottom of it!
Spend time enjoying an amazing spot AND learning about the birds that share our open spaces! …
Point Reyes Holiday Open House
Come celebrate our local parks! Join us for sweet and savory treats and holiday cheer at this free community gathering …
Laguna Keepers: Irwin Creek
The Laguna Keepers are our habitat restoration volunteers. Each month, in partnership with the City of Santa Rosa, we meet …
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