San Mateo Outdoor Education
11000 Pescadero Road
La Honda, CA 94020
(650) 747-0414 (June - September)
Please feel free to e-mail us us with any questions or comments about our program. The San Mateo Outdoor Education e-mail address is for parents, students, and teachers to contact us before and after the program week. We do not have the capacity to provide students with e-mail correspondence during their week of outdoor education.
Driving Directions to San Mateo Outdoor Education
(at YMCA Camp Jones Gulch)
Visits at Outdoor Education are by appointment only. Please call the Outdoor Education administrative assistant at (650) 802-5360 to arrange for your visit in advance. We encourage parents and families who wish to tour our site to do so prior to their student's arrival at Outdoor Education. Outdoor Education hours are Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. We do not allow family visits during the time students are attending the program.
Highway 280 North/South
Take the Woodside Road/Hwy 84 exit and head west towards Woodside. Stay on Woodside Road/Hwy 84 through the towns of Woodside and Sky Londa. Go approximately 1 mile past the town of La Honda and take a left at Pescadero Road. About 1 mile up the road, take a slight right to stay on Pescadero Road and follow signs to YMCA Camp Jones Gulch. The camp will be on your left, about 4 miles down Pescadero Road. Turn left onto Jones Gulch Road and follow it into the camp.
Highway 1 South
Approximately 10 miles south of Half Moon Bay, turn left on Highway 84 east towards San Gregorio. Follow Hwy 84 approximately 8 miles then turn right onto Pescadero Road. About 1 mile up the road, take a slight right to stay on Pescadero Road and follow signs to YMCA Camp Jones Gulch. The camp will be on your left, about 4 miles down Pescadero Road. Turn left onto Jones Gulch Road and follow it into the camp.
Highway 1 North
Take a right on Pescadero Road. Follow this road for approximately 11 miles. Then turn right onto Jones Gulch Road and follow it into camp.
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