Want to take it easy? Here are some of our favorite easy trails through POST-protected open spaces. We'll also share tips on how to optimize your pack to make hikes more comfortable. Enjoy!
It’s prime time for exploring our great outdoors. Before you walk out the door, here are the essentials you’ll want for your adventure.
Summer nights are practically invitations to go stargazing. To help with your night sky explorations, we’ve compiled some tips on where to go and what to look for.
Want to escape the heat, but still be outside? This 6 mile out-and-back hike meanders through dense forest and is almost completely shaded, making it ideal for a hot day.
Celebrate this May 4th (#maytheforestbewithyou) with these three hikes. Who knows...you just might find an Ewok Village in our redwood forests.
With these easy steps, you can protect yourself against tick bites while visiting our open spaces. Read more!
In 2009, POST purchased the 966-acre Rancho San Vicente from private developers and it's now open to the public for all to enjoy as part of Calero County Park. Here's one of our staff member's favorite hikes in this preserve.
Here we share a map that shows you where to find some of the biggest and old trees in the Santa Cruz Mountains. See these giants for yourself!
Learn more about our favorite dog-friendly hiking trails for you to explore with your furry friends!
Ready for your next great hike? Consider these hikes, which were the top 10 most popular on our website in 2017.