Trail Closures at San Bruno Mountain Park
On Tuesday, July 5 though Thursday, July 7, trails in the northern portion of San Bruno Mountain Park will undergo closures for mowing being performed in the park.
Bicycle Sunday Canceled For Holiday Weekends 2022
For holiday weekends in 2022, Bicycle Sunday, the weekly event that allows for non-motorized use of Cañada Road along Crystal Springs Regional Trail, will be canceled to meet the increased holiday needs for staffing at other parks in the area. Bicyclists and motorists, please be mindful to share the road.
Summer 2022 Closures on Crystal Springs Regional Trail
Portions of Crystal Springs Regional Trail will be closed for summer projects between May 16 and September 30.
Huddart Park Forest Health Work Update
Crews have returned to Huddart Park to follow up on forest health work performed last November and December near the park entrance. Trails slated for closure include Redwood Nature Trail, and Bay Tree Trail.
Closure On Richard's Road Trail
Huddart Park's Richards Road Trail is currently closed from trail marker 2 to 33.
Fuel Reduction Work In Edgewood Park, May 16 - July 20
On May 9 - 20, Edgewood Park's Sylvan Trail and Baywood Trail will be closed as crews perform fuel reduction work.
Quarry Park Fuel Reduction Project Begins June 6
Beginning the week of June 6, we will be treating up to 100 acres of dense fire fuels in Quarry Park. Some trail closures will occur, Monday through Friday.
Pescadero Creek Park Partially Reopened
In addition to the previously open northern portion of Pescadero Creek Park, a western portion of Old Haul Road is now open. The area south and west of the park, which was burned by the CZU Lightning Complex Fire, remains closed.
Quarry Park Bike Pump Track Construction, May 9 - June 30
Construction of the Quarry Park Pump Track has begun. Visitors can help this project be completed on time by staying out the fenced project site.
PG&E Work In Sam McDonald & Pescadero Creek Parks
PG&E are performing vegetation management work along an electrical distribution line running through Sam McDonald & Pescadero Creek parks. Expect temporary delays and noise where crews are working.
Big Tree Trail Closed
Sam McDonald Park's Big Tree Trail is currently closed for maintenance and a bridge replacement. The trail will reopen in spring of 2022 at the earliest.
Parking Lot Safety
Park staff patrol parking lots, but taking your own precautions against theft is always advised. Familiarize yourself with precautions you can take to protect your valuables and vehicle.
Iris Point Sites Closed
Plans to renovate for Junipero Serra Park's Iris Point youth day camp are in development. The site is closed until further notice.
San Pedro Valley & Fitzgerald Visitor Centers Closed
Beginning Tuesday, August 10, the Visitor Centers at San Pedro Valley Park and Fitzgerald Marine Reserve will be closed until further notice.
RV Camping Closed Through July 2022
Due to the reconstruction of the East Promenade, RV camping at Coyote Point Recreation Area is currently closed through July 2022.
Radio Road Closed
Radio Road, which gives access to the top of San Bruno Mountain and the upper parking lot, remains closed to vehicle traffic but is open to cyclists and hikers.
Construction Begins On Eastern Promenade, May 3
On Monday, May 3, construction commences on the Eastern Promenade Rejuvenation Project at Coyote Point Recreation Area. This is the main construction phase of a redesign project that will bring improved beach access, a re-located restroom, a re-configured parking area, and a new sandy beach shaped as a crenulate bay and adaptable to climate change.
Be Aware Of Illegal Trails
The Department has observed and received reports of numerous trails in Quarry Park that have been built without permission and therefore are not according to Department trail standards. In addition, signage made to appear as formal Department signs have been nailed to trees.
Avoid Ticks
Ticks are parasitic arachnids that wait in vegetation or on rocks or logs for an animal or human to brush up against them. Once contact is made the tick will attach to its host by anchoring into the skin using hook-like mouthparts. Ticks may carry diseases transmittable to humans such as Lyme Disease and should be avoided.
Health Warnings for County Recreational Waters
Prepare for your park visit by knowing about bacteria warnings in county recreational waters, provided San Mateo County Environmental Health.
Detour On Bay Trail At Coyote Point
Beginning in September 2020 the North Shoreview Flood Improvement Project will place a temporary detour on the Bay Trail where it leads thorough Coyote Point Recreation Area.
Coyote Point Beach Dump Station Closed
The dump station in Coyote Point Recreation Area's beach area, near the RV rental sites, are currently closed for repairs until further notice.
Edgewood Park Safety And Parking Tips
Make your trip to Edgewood Park safe and enjoyable by being cautious of fast-moving cars on Edgewood Road and avoiding parking difficulties.
Pine Trail Obstructed
Pine Trail at Junipero Serra Park is open but partially obstructed by a small slide on the trail. Please use caution.
Quarry Park Overlook Closed
The overlook above Quarry Park's quarry face is remains closed until further notice due to exposed footings.