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Get Active: Monthly Activities and Suggestions

For every fitness level and every passion, there’s always something worth getting up, out and about for in the Bay Area.  Check out our suggestions for activities to try!

Bicycle Sundays is all year round – Every Sunday from 9:00a.m. to 3:00 p.m.!

What a great way to spend your Sunday! - Cañada Road is closed between the Filoli entrance and Highway 92; no cars are allowed. Enjoy your favorite activity – walking, bike riding, running or pushing a stroller.

Visit the San Mateo County Department of Parks website for more information on Bicycle Sunday.

San Mateo Japanese Tea Garden
The Japanese Tea Garden is one of the finest tea gardens in California and was designed by landscape architect Nagao Sakurai of the Imperial Palace of Tokyo.  It features a granite pagoda, tea house, koi pond and bamboo grove. The Japanese Tea Garden is beautiful throughout the year, but be sure to visit in the late Winter and early Spring when the cherry blossoms are in bloom.

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday

Koi Feedings 
11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, during spring and summer (fish are not fed during public hours November - February)

Visit the City of San Mateo’s website for more information.

Featured Trail:
Sawyer Camp Trail – This is a six mile trail that runs from Millbrae to San Mateo. It is a great place for running, walking, biking or pushing a stroller. There are plenty of park benches for resting and enjoying the surrounding wildlife along the way.

This is just one of the many trails to enjoy.  Visit the San Mateo County Department of Parks website to explore and visit other trails, parks and events that may interest you.