Our Favorite Coastal Hikes

Nothing says summer like going to the beach and nothing is as relaxing as watching the sun set over the ocean.

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Our Favorite Redwood Hikes

Retreat to one of the many redwood groves POST has protected on the Peninsula.

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Hiking Quiz Answers

How did you do on our Hiking Knowledge Quiz? Check your answers and let us know!

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Hiking Quiz!

Do you know what are the classic 10 essentials for hikers? This and other questions will test your hiking knowledge.

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What Will Be Your Legacy?

POST's Open Space Legacy Society is one way you can leave a legacy behind.

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Rare Bat Colony Discovered

We're back with more exciting wildlife news: our partners at the Western Cave Conservancy discovered a colony of Townsend's big-eared bats (Corynorhinus townsendii) on POST-protected land in the Santa Cruz Mountains!

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Steelhead Stories: The Beginnings of the Watershed Project

Hidden in the shadows cast by willows, alders, and cottonwoods, a migrating female steelhead swam slowly upstream in the shallow waters of Pescadero Creek in the autumn of 1989.

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Pillar Point Bluff: From Dream to Reality

In 1976, a year before POST was founded, San Mateo County Parks completed their first comprehensive Trails Plan. In it, they envisioned a public trail hugging the coast all the way from Thornton Beach to Año Nuevo.

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Tour POST-protected Pillar Point Bluff

We know you love to hike, bike, and walk your dogs on our beloved local open spaces. One of those special places is Pillar Point Bluff, a POST-protected property just north of Half Moon Bay that’s a favorite destination for hikers, dog-walkers, and birdwatchers.

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Steelhead Stories: The Watershed Project

Imagine a tiny public high school in a stunning coastal valley framed by beaches, estuaries, redwood forests, the Santa Cruz Mountains, and nearby agricultural fields. In this tiny school, seven teachers labored to provide a quality education to 100 students in grades 8-12.

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