Foothills Preserve Bear Creek Redwoods Preserve Download Map

Public access for hiking and horseback riding in designated areas is available by permit only until a Master Plan and trail development can be completed for this preserve.

Permits (no fee) are issued for single-day use for hiking or horseback riding only. No bicycles or dogs are permitted. Cross-country travel and fishing are prohibited.

Foothills Preserve

To learn more, please see Permit Information or call the District office at (650) 691-1200 during regular business hours.

Latest News

Picchetti Ranch Open Space Preserve and Fremont Older Open Space Preserve are OPEN to the public.

(Updated 9/12/14 - 7:30 p.m.)

Activities at the Preserve

Explorer Hike: Wonders of the Watershed

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Additional Information

Permit Information

Sierra Azul + Bear Creek Master Plan

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