Take A Family Hike At Huddart Park

November 15, 2017
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Redwood City Attractions

One of the wonderful aspects of the San Francisco Bay Area is the natural beauty of the region and the many parks and public spaces that are sprinkled amongst the urban landscape. The Peninsula offers many urban hikes that provide the opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle of The Bay Area. If you are staying with us at Pacific Inn in Redwood City, Huddart Park is a great outdoor recreation space to explore.

Take A Hike At Huddart Park
 

Huddart Park covers over 900 acres of a coastal mountain environment offering a variety of outdoors activities. The park is located about 3.5 miles west of Highway 84 on 1100 Kings Mountain Road, in neighboring Woodside, California, United States. This fascinating park consists several barbecue pits, a grassy meadow, a playground, and wooded slopes with hiking and riding trails, Huddart Park makes a great place to have a picnic or explore the local redwood forest.

There are lots of places to explore, including the grassy meadow just below the Werder Shelter. It has been an age long favorite of the park’s visitors. The grassy meadow area within Huddart Park is a popular location where many people just drive, park, and spread out their mats and lay down for a relaxing picnic. The Huddart Park also features resplendent nature. Several different plant communities can be seen in Huddart Park, offering a varied habitat for the creatures found in the park. You might even see wildlife such as jackrabbits, brush bunnies, chipmunks, and lizards scurrying through the underbrush. Birds that can be seen include quail, wren-tits, and scrub jays. Black-tailed deer, raccoons, black squirrels and, less commonly bobcats, coyotes, and grey foxes can also be encountered while hiking through Huddart Park.

Hiking in the coastal mountains at Huddart Park is one of the major activities that bring visitors to the park. Many miles of trails give both an experienced hiker and a beginner many hours of pleasure and quality outdoor activity time. Many of the trails are also open to use by just about anybody, making this park a favorite destination for the local equestrian community and tourists alike. There is also the Sequoia Day Camp, which is a popular location for organized youth activities. These day camps are held throughout the summer where youths are encouraged to explore the terrain.

Stay At Pacific Inn Redwood City

The Pacific Inn Hotel in Redwood City is perfectly located on El Camino Real in Silicon Valley, within short distance drive from the Stanford shopping center, restaurants and of course the Huddart Park. We are here to accommodate you, whether you are a business traveler or a family on vacation. Our guestrooms and friendly service are sure to give you the best lodging experience in Redwood City. Kindly book your accommodations directly with us at https://www.pacificinnrwc.com/