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McLaren Park Revisited!

McLaren Park in San Francisco August 22-24

Help create better access to San Francisco's 2nd largest park!

McLaren Park is the city's largest natural environment, ecologically speaking, and is unique in the city's park system with its largely undeveloped open space, allowing passive recreation for all. Access to the park is difficult from the community on the park's southern border, so V-O-Cal is tackling the creation of a brand new trail in the area of the park that runs along Visitacion, giving locals a nice off-road access into the body of the park. You can be part of the effort!

Join us for the weekend or for just a day. Work on the trail or help in camp with registration, providing food for over 100 volunteers, setting up shower tents and more... You won't want to miss it!

Sign up now! Send a flyer to your friends and encourage them to join us! Download the Fact Sheet for directions and other important information.

News & Events

Rocks, rocks and more rocks! Working teamworkin the shade along the creek in Santa Clara County was great fun and a tremendous learning experience for many V-O-Cal volunteers the last weekend in July. Once again, the agency says it best when it comes to summarizing the accomplishments of V-O-Cal volunteers.

In the words of Greg Bringelson, SCC Trail Crew:

I wanted to pass along my sincerest thanks for the effort put forth by Volunteers for Outdoor California this past weekend. I'm always amazed by the spirit and energy the V-O-Cal volunteers bring to a project. Your projects are always well organized and inspiring to be a part of. The work done over the weekend was outstanding! As I walked from site to site, everyone was having a great time. Despite temperatures in the 90's and very dry and dusty conditions, each work site showed enthusiasm and didn't seem to be bothered by the weather.
It was great to see the group using gear and equipment that they may not have had much exposure to in past projects...

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