Tag Archives: Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve

Purisima Creek Redwoods OSP – in search of trilliums

A recent social media post prompted this visit to Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve, one of my favorite preserves on the spine of the peninsula along Skyline Blvd (CA-35).  The 4700-acre preserve is part of the Midpeninsula Regional Open … Continue reading

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Purisima Creek Redwoods OSP – Irish Ridge Trail

About a year ago I found a picture posted online showing a beautiful view of the Pacific coastline along San Mateo County, viewed from the Irish Ridge Trail. I immediately resolved to hike there on a day that would be … Continue reading

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Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve – north

This was a return trip to the beautiful – and photogenic – Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve segment of the Bay Area Ridge Trail.  I had hiked a portion of this Ridge Trail segment a few months earlier, and … Continue reading

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Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve – south

As I was planning this hike on the Bay Area Ridge Trail segment in Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve, I was aware that there are two routes: one that is accessible to hikers, mountain bikers, and equestrians, and a … Continue reading

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Skyline Trail from Wunderlich West Gate to Huddart County Park

A segment of the Bay Area Ridge Trail follows the Skyline Trail from the West gate of Wunderlich County Park roughly parallel to Skyline Blvd to Huddart County Park just across the road from Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve.  … Continue reading

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