Midpen publishes a monthly e-newsletter with a quick look at the latest news and a brief overview of upcoming activities and public events. An expanded version is published on a quarterly basis and includes includes a full listing of docent-led activities and a message from the General Manager.

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April 2016

Poppies © Sue Fuller

Wildflowers in Bloom

The hills are alive with…wildflowers! Spring is in bloom in the open space preserves...Read more
Hiking Tips

New to Hiking?

As a new or aspiring day hiker, there are a few things you need to know before hitting the trail…...Read more

Spring 2016

Spring 2016 - Open Space Views

Flip through and read the full Spring newsletter online, or download a copy.Read more
Mindego Hill

Find your Thrill on Mindego Hill

Midpen is delighted to officially open Mindego Hill and the Mindego Hill Trail in Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve on March 30!Read more

Spring Blooms

The preserves are covered with spectacular wildflowers.Read more

7th Annual Digital Photo Contest

Share your compelling images of open space.Read more

Midpen Awarded Grant

Hendrys Creek in Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve is getting a healthy makeover thanks to a recently-awarded grant.Read more

Measure AA Update

Land acquisition is the first step to open space conservation.Read more

San Francisco Bay Trail Update

Midpen will complete the San Francisco Bay Trail north of Ravenswood Open Space Preserve in 2017.Read more

Spring 2016 Message from the General Manager

Necessity is Indeed the Mother of Invention

Fog is a very important component of our local weather and its impact on the ecosystem is profound.Read more