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.

e-News Archives: 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014

Fall 2017

Mt. Umunhum Trail

Find your Connection atop Mount Umunhum

Mount Umunhum’s towering summit opens to the public for the first time on September 18, 2017 thanks to you, local voters, who made it possible by passing Measure AA...Read more
Plant life winner Molly Pekula

2017 Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our 2017 Photo Contest!Read more
La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve

Your Coastside Open Space

Lower La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve Opening Soon!Read more

Fall 2017 Message from the General Manager

La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve

Promises Kept

Projects begun and successfully completed that are signs of promises we have made to you being kept.Read more

Summer 2017

Summer 2017

Summer 2017 - Open Space Views

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

Revealing Mount Umunhum

Those who have gazed up at Mount Umunhum for decades can visit this site starting in mid-September when it becomes one of the Bay Area’s great, publicly accessible peaks...Read more

Mount Umunhum Timeline

Mount Umunhum is a place of rich stories steeped in Native American history, gold rush-era mining and the Cold War.Read more
OpenRoad with Doug McConnell

Mount Umunhum Sneak Peek on “OPENROAD”

This spring, District staff hosted Doug McConnell and the crew of NBC’s OpenRoad, on the summit of Mount Umunhum for an opportunity to get a glimpse of Midpen’s amazing progress of the...Read more
Purisima Creek Redwoods

Can You Put a Price Tag on Nature?

In recent years, a new kind of research has been taking place in open space: economics. Showing that nature is not only beautiful and enjoyable, but also economically beneficial, gives open space...Read more

Summer 2017 Message from the General Manager

Midpen’s Gift to the People

Mountaintops have always beckoned people. They figure literally and metaphorically in art, culture, and religion around the world.Read more

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