POST Events

From group hikes and bike rides to educational series, movie screenings and family events, POST has a range of opportunities for you to explore the outdoors, learn more about our natural world and create connections with a community of nature-lovers.

March 23, 2019
  • Bair Island
  • 10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Event Details
Enjoy a leisurely stroll through inner Bair Island. This interpretive walk features restored marshlands, more than 30 species of native plants, and plenty of birds. Bring binoculars!
March 24, 2019
  • La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve
  • 11:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Event Details
Come experience beautiful rolling hills of green and gorgeous sweeping views on this 6-mile hike. This moderate hike will take you on the Harrington Creek Trail and to the top of a small ridge! RSVP now and join us!
March 30, 2019
  • Huddart Park
  • 10:00 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
Event Details
Ready for a family-fun and kid-friendly nature event? Head to Huddart Park on March 30th for Family Nature Day! This event is hosted by POST, San Mateo County Parks, and Friends of Huddart & Wunderlich Park. RSVP now to reserve your spots and don't miss out on short and long hikes, nature-related activities, and book readings!
April 6, 2019
  • Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve
  • 11:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M
Event Details
On this 5-mile excursion, you'll hike from the Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve to the top of the POST-protected Mindego Hill. We'll rest at the top (bring your lunch!) and enjoy the views.
April 12, 2019
  • Alpine Ranch
  • 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Event Details
Donors who contribute at least $500 a year and members of our Open Space Legacy Society will have the special opportunity to join POST for this scenic hike at POST-protected Alpine Ranch - a stunning 250-acre redwood park. Register for either the morning session (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) or the afternoon session (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM).

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March 16, 2019
  • Trianon Theatre of San Jose
  • 6:30 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Event Details
Join Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST), The Santa Clara County Fire Department and the Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority for a free movie screening of the film "Wilder than Wild" and a discussion of local efforts to manage open space and forest lands to reduce wildfire risk.
March 12, 2019
  • Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts
  • 8:00 P.M.
  • 40
Event Details
Join us for an engaging talk with Joel Sartore, award-winning National Geographic photographer and founder of the National Geographic Photo Ark. Sartore has already photographed about 8,500 species and estimates he has another 10-15 years to go to complete the project, which has quickly become his life’s mission. He will be joining us as part of POST's annual Wallace Stegner Lectures.
March 9, 2019
  • Rancho San Vicente
  • 2:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Event Details
We're sorry to say that due to inclement weather, POST and Santa Clara County Parks have decided to postpone this event to later in the year when conditions are less wet and muddy!
March 3, 2019
  • Pillar Point Bluff
  • 2:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Event Details
Come enjoy sweeping panoramic views of the ocean on this easy, family friendly 3-mile hike! Explore the Jean Lauer Trail and hear about the history of this beautiful trail and the role that POST played in protecting this bluff.
February 23, 2019
  • Sports Basement of Redwood City
  • 5:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Event Details
Join POST and the brand new Sports Basement of Redwood City for a night of free beer, snacks, and wonderful presentations by amazing women about their connection to nature and the outdoors.

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