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News from the Mission Trails Regional Park Foundation

News from the Mission Trails Regional Park Foundation – April 15, 2016

By Jay Wilson 5-Peak Challenge Over 2,000 hikers have registered as having successfully completed the 5-Peak Challenge since it was initiated on Nov. 7, 2015. Every day at least one person stops by Visitor Center to claim their certificate and to receive a lapel pin and a $10 A-16 coupon. A great 5-Peak Challenge T-shirt […]

News from the Mission Trails Regional Park Foundation – Jan. 15, 2016

By Jay Wilson Mountain biking in Mission Trails Explore Mission Trails Regional Park (MTRP) on your mountain bike. The first Saturday of each month (weather permitting), join Ranger Araceli Dominguez and Maggie Holloway, the MTRP Foundation’s Administrative Assistant and member of the San Diego Mountain Bike Association (SDMBA), for a two-hour guided nature ride.

News from the Mission Trails Regional Park Foundation – Dec. 18, 2015

By Jay Wilson The 5-Peak Challenge at Mission Trails Regional Park (MTRP) has been very successful. As of the writing of this article, over 375 people have verified to staff at the Visitor Center that they have completed the challenge and are eligible to receive their certificates and lapel pins. To complete the challenge, hikers […]

Arbor Day, art and music ahead at MTRP

By Jay Wilson The 5-Peak Challenge at Mission Trails Regional Park (MTRP) was inaugurated on Saturday, Nov. 7, with a press conference hosted by San Diego City Councilmember Scott Sherman, County Supervisor Dianne Jacob, and La Mesa Councilmember Kristine Alessio at the Kwaay Paay Trailhead. This new program was proposed as a way to encourage hikers […]

Mission Trails Regional Park Foundation update – Oct. 16

By Jay Wilson  We want to thank everyone who attended our fourth annual Art in the Park fundraiser, sponsored by the Mission Trails Regional Park (MTRP) Foundation. Fifty-five juried pieces of nature-related art is on display through Nov. 6. Check vimeo.com/141963737 for a preview video of the exhibition. Great art is still available for sale […]

Art and culture offerings at Mission Trails

By Jay Wilson Art in the Park fundraiser – Oct. 10 Enjoy an exciting, fun-filled evening at the fourth annual Art in the Park fundraising event on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Visitor Center. The evening will include exceptional nature-themed art for purchase as well as an elegant assortment of hors d’oeuvres, wine, craft beer, […]