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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August 2019

mountain lion

August 2019 e-News

There is a lot going on in your open space during the summer months. We’re expanding our fire prevention efforts in high-priority areas; reaching out for public input on regional trails, public...Read more

July 2019

hikers on mount umunhum trail

July 2019 - Plug Into Nature e-News

Summer is a great time to get outside. Join a docent-led activity or volunteer project, trek on a new trail, or track a turtle. You can also connect with your open space at a public workshop to learn...Read more

Summer 2019

Summer 2019 - Open Space Views

Learn about fire resiliency, celebrate five years of Measure AA accomplishments, and see preservation 30 years in the making.Read more

May 2019

bridges on oljon trail

May 2019 - Plug Into Nature e-News

April showers brought stunning May flowers to Midpen open space preserves. Find out how to get outside and enjoy them in this month's e-news...Read more

April 2019

photographer in field

April 2019 - Plug Into Nature E-news

Midpen has plenty of opportunities for you to celebrate, enjoy and help protect your public open space lands this spring.Read more

Spring 2019

Spring 2019 - Open Space Views

The hills are lush and green! Explore your backyard with Midpen docents, get the facts about forest ecology, learn about creek restoration and more.Read more

February 2019

bicyclist at Fremont Older

Plug Into Nature - February 2019

The abundant winter rains have turned Midpen’s preserves a lush green - see the latest news and opportunities to connect with Midpen and explore your local open space preserves...Read more

January 2019

Plug Into Nature - January 2019

Happy New Year! Midpen resolves to preserve, restore and open more public lands in 2019, and create more connections between you and your local open space.Read more

Winter 2018

Winter Newsletter

Winter 2018 - Open Space Views

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

Bear Creek Redwoods Opening Soon

Thanks to local voters who passed Measure AA, we’re hard at work preparing to open Bear Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve to the public for the first time in 2019...Read more