Recreation & Sports

Badlands topography in the Panoche Hills Recreation Area. Photo by Jim Ostdick.

Walking San Benito: The Panoche Hills Badlands

This is the eighteenth in a series of articles in which local adventurer Jim Ostdick will introduce readers to the many walking opportunities throughout San Benito County.

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Hollister Tremors U9 Competitive Team. Photo provided by Liz Sparling

Hollister Tremors U9 Girls Competitive Team Takes CCSL Title

The team will continue to play at the Bronze competitive level.

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When and if it is re-opened, Clear Creek National Recreation Area will provide over 75k of recreation area. Photo courtesy of Google Earth.

Opening of Clear Creek remains distant possibility

The congressional bill to reopen Clear Creek Management Area after being closed nearly 10 years still has a year before having to be resubmitted.

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Hollister Tremors U13 Competitive Team. Photo by Joe Fernandez

Hollister Tremors U13 Boys Competitive Team Dominates CCSL

The Tremors U13 team will go on to compete in the 2018 Watsonville Indoor Soccer League.

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Hollister Recreation's 33rd Annual Breakfast with Santa

Hollister Recreation 33rd annual Breakfast with Santa, Saturday Dec. 2,

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 Daniel Galligan races his motorcycle through a creek  (Photo by: Nick Thompson)

Motorcycle Riding: Recreation and Family Time

Thousands of San Benito County residents enjoy Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Park with friends and family

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County amateur radio operators prepare for emergencies

Amateur Radio operators prepare for disaster communication during simulate test

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Walking San Benito: Quien Sabe Road

This is the fourteenth in a series of articles in which local adventurer Jim Ostdick will introduce readers to the many walking opportunities throughout San Benito County.

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Hollister Major Parks Coverage

OPINION: Recreation Master Planning is Overdue for Consolidation

It makes sense to have a consolidated recreational facility master plan that serves all county residents

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Trustee Lois Locci presents the award to San Benito County Cattlewomen in 2015.

Gavilan College announces 2017 Community Spirit Awards

The Gavilan College Board of Trustees announced the 2017 Community Spirit Award winners for Morgan Hill, Gilroy and San Benito County.

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Paicines Ranch in Paicines, California

Pinnacles Gateway Partners Meeting at Paicines Ranch

Invitation goes out for a Pinnacles Gateway Partners box dinner meeting at Paicines Ranch. It is an opportunity to learn about the Condor Recovery Program and enjoy a guided tour of Paicines Ranch.

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Hollister Hills SVRA Geocache Bash 2017

This family friendly event has been created for those who love Geocaching and have a 4X4 interest at heart. This event is open to all levels of 4X4 experience.

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Juan Lopez photo

Anzar Wins First Game of Season

Rocha and Banuelos had big plays but team showed broad effort in season opener.

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Walking San Benito - The San Benito County Historical Park

This is the ninth in a series of articles in which local adventurer Jim Ostdick will introduce readers to the many walking opportunities throughout San Benito County

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Hollister Recreation to celebrate 40th anniversary Saturday

The department will host an anniversary party will take place from 4-7 p.m. in downtown Hollister

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Walking San Benito - The Art and Science of Downtown Hollister

This is the eighth in a series of articles in which local adventurer Jim Ostdick will introduce readers to the many walking opportunities throughout San Benito County

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Many skeptical of Formula One Racetrack in San Juan

Residents voiced their concerns to city planning commission about noise, water, sewage, traffic, and land use at proposed venue, but some said the city should keep an open mind to the project

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McCarthy Street Park revitalization project. Conceptual Plan #1

Hollister wins state grant to revitalize McCarthy Street Park

Park, located on McCarthy and Alvarado streets near San Andreas School in Hollister, will benefit from $660,000 from the state

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Guitars Not Guns classes to be offered upstairs at the Veterans Memorial Building in Hollister

19 students enrolled in free guitar class program

Guitars Not Guns is holding classes at the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Hollister

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