Over the last few months, the San Mateo County Parks Foundation has provided support to a variety of projects and programs in our beloved park system. This is thanks to the generosity of many. Whether one gives $5 or $25,000, it all adds up to a big impact. Thank you! You made the following list of deliverables happen and we are grateful.
Memorial Park, beloved by generations of local families, turns 100 in 2024. Now is the time to get this park readied for its next 100 years. But first, a history lesson… Stepping back in time Roy W. Cloud, County Superintendent of Schools, visited the one-room school near La Honda in spring 1923 and became enchanted with the majestic old-growth redwoods. The trees are among the tallest in the world, some rising to 275 feet.