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El Corte De Madera

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Woodside, CA 94022
+1 650-691-1200
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Magnificent as only the Redwoods can be...

Experience an almost a magical feel as you hike thru a forest so peaceful, majestic and... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Atlanta, Georgia
via mobile
great trails

i loved our time here, the trails were quite easy and very beautiful. we spent a few hours but... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2016
Juliette B
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Woodside, CA 94022
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Experience an almost a magical feel as you hike thru a forest so peaceful, majestic and historical. One more positive adventure in the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District. We hiked but there are lots of bikes as well. Lots of options but consider the Timber...More

Thank tsw50
Reviewed 1 September 2016

i loved our time here, the trails were quite easy and very beautiful. we spent a few hours but next time i'm in the area i will definitely rent a bike to explore.

Thank Juliette B
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We started he hike around 6pm and hit the Sandstone off the Tafoni Trail and the hit the Fir Trail Vista for about 2.6 miles roundtrip. Of all the places we've been, I can't remember a place with this many mosquitos! Of the 6 of...More

Thank Timothy Y
Reviewed 17 February 2016

this is a peaceful, quiet, beautiful area. long, moderately steep hills make a great workout for a hike / trail run or a ride. any loop will be quite long on foot so it tends to be in and out hikes.

Thank TPurz
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

We practically had the whole park to ourselves on a sunny yet frosty December day. It was a lovely area but no information station and the map was a bit hard to understand so we walked out a bit and not being able to determine...More

Thank ohdonnaoh
Reviewed 5 April 2015

My family wanted a wilderness experience minutes away from our big city home. This did the trick. We hiked to the interesting and unusual Tafoni Rock. It was a nice leisurely hike with ocean views. We did not encounter another soul, excepting at the parking...More

Thank Environmom
Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

Skegg point or El Corte de Madera is a great place to ride your mountain bike. The place has numerous loops you can make with steep and some technical inclines and declines. You start on the top so remember you have to climb out the...More

1  Thank Christianpeeters
Reviewed 27 August 2014

I was driving Skyline so accessed this park off of Skyline. There is a variety of hiking trails; I took a shorter hike and enjoyed it. This area was once a major logging area. Parking is free.

Thank mini
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Like Denise L’s first line says, “what an intense workout!” Wow, this was the most brutal hike I did in my three weeks of vacation. I started at Skeggs Point and headed to the Fir Trail. I passed the fog-shrouded vista point and Resolution memorial...More

Thank travelmeisteren
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Beautiful place to hike. Trails were well-managed and reasonable. Lots of shade and pretty scenery. If you're a mountain biker, this is the place for you. Parked on Skyline by the little stone wall and the trail entrance was right there. Will definitely be coming...More

Thank Justine V
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