A distance hike following Wildcat Creek celebrates the East Bay watershed’s springtime revival and the EBRPD’s upcoming restoration efforts.
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Wunderlich County Park Has Horse-Lovers and History
Wunderlich County Park in San Mateo offers 942 acres of mixed evergreen forests, chaparral, meadows, and coast redwoods.
Species to Look for in Spring 2022
An illustrated guide to nature to look for in spring 2022.
Volunteers Save Thousands of Newts from Becoming Roadkill
Tens of thousands of newts try to cross Chileno Valley Road every year in the breeding season. Volunteers try to help them make it alive.
Catching Up to Curlews
Where our winter shorebirds spend their summers
Open! The First Urban Campground in the East Bay in More Than 30 Years
A new East Bay Regional Parks campground at Dumbarton Quarry allows easy access to Coyote Hills and the Bay.
Explore Cowell Ranch, a Quiet Beach with Fossils
Cowell Ranch Beach near Half Moon Bay is an ideal stop for people interested in geology, marine mammals, and birds.
Annotated Nature: A Tidepool
Better understand a West Coast tidepool
Explore Baltimore Canyon, A Six-Mile Waterfall Loop
Baltimore Canyon connects to Mount Tam, making longer hikes easy.
Thanksgiving Week Outdoor Trips for the Bay Area
Learn about Bay Area parks to visit this Thanksgiving.