Bringing the Benefits of Nature to All

People need access to nature for recreation and for their physical and mental health. Our parks, trails and natural areas play a key role in our quality of life and attract visitors from near and far. POST works to protect lands that create a more connected network of regional trails and open spaces that can be enjoyed by all. Additionally, in collaboration with our public agency partners, we support opportunities to develop and improve public access amenities on those protected lands.

The Bay to Sea Trail: A Long-term Vision

Lobitos Ridge OverlookIn late 2019, after over 40 years of discussion about the potential for a trail from the San Francisco Bay to the ocean, 11 organizations and agencies signed a letter of intent formalizing plans to turn this vision into reality.

Read about the proposed route, meet the partners and learn what it takes to bring a project of this scale and complexity to fruition.

Areas of Impact

POST’s work has been instrumental in protecting land for public use. Here are a few stand-out projects that illustrate our efforts to provide opportunities for everyone to experience beautiful natural spaces nearby.

Tunitas Creek Beach

Tunitas Creek Beach

Join San Mateo County Parks and POST as part of the planning process!
Learn More

Bay Area’s Regional Trails

Learn about the makings of thousands of miles of connected trails.
Learn More

Pillar Point Bluffs

Pillar Point Bluff

Experience iconic views of the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve and the Mavericks.
Learn More

Public Access Map - POST
Click the image to zoom in.

Learn More About Our Other Program Areas

POST is working to create a more connected system of open space and increase access for all. You can help us!

Scroll to top