News and Events

Trail Condition Update

Rancho Cañada del Oro Open Space Preserve is now open. The preserve is open to hiking and closed to mountain bikes and horses. However, trails are muddy and we advise that you do not hike until the trails have had a few days to dry.

Sierra Vista Open Space Preserve is also muddy and the west Boccardo Loop Trail is closed due to a mudslide. We advise that you do not hike until the trails have had a few days to dry.

Coyote Valley Open Space Preserve is open to hiking and closed to mountain bikes and horses. However, the trail is muddy and we advise that you do not hike until the trails have had a few days to dry.


Winter Hiking Tips

Winter Hiking Tips

If you're heading outdoors for a hike this winter season, check out our latest hiking tips for the rainy weather!


The Risk of Losing the Bay Area Greenbelt

Winter Hiking Tips

Listen to KQED’s Forum, where Greenbelt Alliance CEO Jeremy Madsen and Andrea Mackenzie discuss what’s at risk if we lose the Bay Area’s Greenbelt.


 

Healthy People Healthy Parks–Tai Chi in the Park

Healthy People Healthy Parks–Tai Chi in the Park

Saturday, March 4, 2017
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Don Edwards National Wildlife Refuge

Come enjoy gentle and peaceful exercise in the park’s fresh air with Morning Crane Healing Arts Center. This class will be sponsored through June 2017 Learn more.

 

Request for Proposal

Click HERE for more info.

 

Newsletter

Get the News!

Join Our Newsletter Mailing List and get the Open Space Outlook emailed or mailed to you.

Read the Current e-Newsletter

Read the Current Open Space Outlook—Winter 2016

 

Trails Rancho Canada Del Oro

Rancho Cañada Del Oro
Quiet rural landscape and almost nine miles of trails in the Santa Cruz Mountain foothills.

Rancho Trail Map

 

Sierra Vista

Sierra Vista
Sweeping views and ten miles of trails in the Eastern foothills perched atop Alum Rock Park.

Sierra Vista/Boccardo Trail Map

 

Coyote Valley

Coyote Valley
4 miles of beautiful trail located in the Valley of the Heart’s Delight

Coyote Valley Trail Map

 

horizontal line

Public Meetings

horizontal line

Public Meetings

Board and Committee Meetings and Agendas (you can check them out here)

Citizens Advisory Committee Meetings and Agendas

Measure Q Expenditure Oversight Committee Meetings and Agendas