Our habitat restoration work continues at Wavecrest on Saturday, August 8 from 10am-Noon. Join us for a day of graffiti abatement, trash pickup, and invasive plant removal. Meet at the Smith Field Ballparks at the end of Wavecrest Road in Half Moon Bay. Wear layers, sturdy shoes, and sun protection. If you plan to participate in graffiti abatement, wear clothes that can get muddy! Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Please join us for the California Agriculture Art Show Opening & Artist's Reception on Friday, August 14 from 5:00-8:00pm. You can meet the artists and experience California's rich agricultural resources through art. All art is for sale. The show will run through October 23 at 788 Main Street, Half Moon Bay. Gallery hours are Thursday and Friday, 11am-2pm and Sunday, 10am-2pm.
Join Coastside Land Trust and nearly 67,000 other volunteers as we cleanup California's beaches, lakes, and waterways on Saturday, September 19 from 9am-Noon. Our work will focus on the bluff tops of Half Moon Bay, removing trash and litter from the open space before it reaches the Pacific Ocean. Meet at the west end of Redondo Beach Road in Half Moon Bay. Wear layers, sturdy shoes, and sun protection. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Students from Sea Crest School and Wilkinson School present artwork inspired by the natural beauty and bounty of the San Mateo Coast. Show runs June 5 - July 10.
Hours are Thursday and Friday, 11am-2pm or by appointment. Opening and Artists’ Reception - Friday, June 5 from 4-7pm
Join us on Saturday, May 16th for the Songbird & Seabird Workshop and Walk!
Seabird & Songbird Workshop:
Coastside Land Trust welcomes world-renowned birder Alvaro Jamarillo as he presents Songbirds & Seabirds of the Coastside through an entertaining workshop. Learn about behavior, field marks, ecology and migratory patterns of local birds during the workshop.
When: Saturday, May 16th 1-2:30pm
Where: Coastside Senior Center - 925 Main Street, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Parking: Street parking is available on Main Street. You may also park in any non-numbered parking space that belongs to the building.
Seabird & Songbird Walk:
Join expert birders from the Sequoia Audubon Society for a guided walk at the Wavecrest property in Half Moon Bay. Guided walks will be in small groups and explore coastal prairie and coastal scrub habitats.
When: Saturday, May 16th 3-5pm
Where: Wavecrest in Half Moon Bay
Parking: Park at Smith Field on Wavecrest Road in Half Moon Bay.
Pescadero Marsh Walk:
One of the largest fresh water estuaries along the central coast Pescadero Marsh is rich in both shore and song birds. Egrets and Heron species nest here and are local residents. Significant numbers of wading shorebirds stop over here during migration. Led by experienced local birders from the Sequoia Audubon Society. Meet at the parking lot on the west side of Highway 1 just south of the Pescadero Creek bridge. Please see this google map for directions.
When: Saturday, May 16th 3-5pm
Where: Meet at the parking lot on the west side of Highway 1 just south of the Pescadero Creek bridge.
Please note: Tickets must be purchased in advance and tickets for the workshop and walk are sold separately.
As spring arrives to the San Mateo coast, CLT presents its "California Spring" art show featuring 38 local artists. Meet the artists and see their work at our Opening and Artists' Reception on Friday, April 10th from 5–8pm. The gallery is located at 788 Main Street, Half Moon Bay.
Join Coastside Land Trust as we continue to restore native habitat at the Purissima Old Town Site. Help remove invasive plants and maintain a foot trail in preparation of the grand opening of the property.
Meet at the corner of Verde Road and Highway 1 (same turn as UC Elkus Ranch). Wear long sleeves, sturdy shoes, and sun protection. Bring buckets and gardening gloves. All ages welcome, under 18 with adult.
Questions? Contact Coastside Land Trust by emailing email@example.com or calling 650.726.5056.
In conjunction with Raptorama, Coastside Land Trust Art Gallery presents our 2nd annual "California Raptor Show," opening on Friday, November 7th, 5-8pm. The exhibit features 26 local artists that have captured California's diverse raptor population through art. Mediums include oil, watercolor, batik, acrylic, mixed media, wood carving, and fine art photography. All art is for sale, show dates November 7 – February 13.
Gallery hours are Thur & Fri 11am–2pm, Sun 10am–2pm and by appointment. Coastside Land Trust Gallery is located at 788 Main Street, Half Moon Bay.
The Gallery will be closed on November 27th & 28th for Thanksgiving and December 24th through January 1st in observance of the Winter Holidays.
Come to the Coastside Land Trust (CLT) Office on Friday, November 7 from 5–8pm for the welcome reception and California Raptor Art Show Opening. Meet and mingle with the artists, event participants, and raptor enthusiasts. No registration is necessary to attend the reception. Light refreshments.
You are cordially invited to join us, the Peninsula Open Space Trust, San Mateo County Parks, and Supervisor Don Horsley for a celebration of the new 1/3 mile extension of the California Coastal Trail. Please meet us at 1:00 pm at the south end of the Seymour Bridge for a presentation and tour. Refreshments generously provided by the Peninsula Open Space Trust.
What: California Coastal Trail Grand Opening Celebration
When: Saturday, November 1 from 1:00-3:00 pm
Where: South end of the Seymour Bridge (free parking at Smith Field with 3/4 mile walk to meeting location, or parking $10/day at Poplar State Beach Parking Lot with 1/5 mile walk)
The California Agriculture Show features art from and inspired by the agriculture of California.
The show runs from August 15th - October 24th.
Gallery Hours: Thursdays & Fridays 11 - 2, Sundays 10 - 2 (also by appointment)