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Anza Virtual Fun Run

As a response to the challenges of holding in-person events due to COVID), the Anza Trail is hosting a virtual fun run. What is a virtual fun run, you may ask!? Participants simply run, walk, or hike anywhere of their choosing and track and post their mileage by using the hashtag #AnzaVirtualFunRun via Facebook. Every mile completed by individuals will be added to the group’s total, which in turn will move our virtual fun run team down the trail. The goal is to reach San Francisco, logging 1,200 ...
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Anza Trail Updated Website!

In celebrating National Trails Day, we are excited to announce the launch of the new partner site! This site is a resource for visitors providing interactive maps, historical information, and county-by-county guides for Arizona and California. The website even offers a virtual Anza Expedition which allows youth to become Junior Rangers for the Anza Trail!   Looking to learn more about the trail history and the spaces it crosses? We provide a list of partners supported ...
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Santa Cruz Reconciliation and an Anza Trail Champion

Hello! I'm Patrick Yoon and I'm the Community Volunteer Ambassador for the Anza Trail. As the Community Volunteer Ambassador for the Juan Bautista de Anza Trail, my role is to strengthen and build partnerships along the Anza trail. The Anza Trail has an active community that takes responsibility for maintaining both the heritage and natural history of its path. Angelantonio Enriquez Breault is one community member that took ownership of both these concepts. In southern Arizona, the Anza trail ...
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LHIP: Eduardo Alessio Piaggi

The Latino Heritage Internship Program (LHIP), is a National Park Service-funded internship program designed to connect young professionals of LatinX descent to environmental and heritage conservation opportunities. We at the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail are fortunate this summer to have Eduardo Alessio Piaggio as one of our LHIP representatives. Eduardo is 23 year old graduate student at San Francisco State University pursuing a Master’s in Geographic Information Science. Read ...
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LHIP: Christopher Mccomas

This week we are highlighting our LHIP intern Chris! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hello all, I am Chris Para Mccomas a senior a UC Berkeley from the Downtown Los Angeles area, and my major is American Studies with an emphasis in urban community structures, population, and influence, with a minor in journalism. My hobbies include photography, skateboarding, art, music, food, ...
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