With 3,300 feet of vertical gain over such rugged terrain, this challenging hike is great for serious hikers.
Keep an eye out for coast live oak, bay trees, redwoods, deer, bobcats, and coyotes as well as the peaks of Mt. Thayer and Mt. Umunhum.
POST has protected 14 properties and just over 4,000 acres of what is now 18,000-acre Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve. This preserve is now managed by our partners at the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District.