Virtual Recreation Resources

Virtual Recreation Resources

Welcome to the Town of Los Altos Hills Virtual Recreation Resources page! This is your place for fun, education, and resources through these unprecedented times. We are committed to ensuring that our residents have resources to maintain healthy lives, foster relationships, and continue to make memorable experiences.

This page will be updated with shelter order approved recreation ideas to keep you and your family healthy, entertained, and informed.  Please note that we do not endorse or receive funds to advertise any of the third party sites or services listed or referenced on this page.   

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Stay Active

Indoor Activities


Outdoor Activities

During shelter in place, it is still is ok to go outside for essential outings, while maintaining social distancing and non-medical nose and mouth face covers are recommended. 

Stay Connected 

We are promoting social distancing, but we need to stay connected emotionally. Try one of two of these everyday. 

Stay Informed 

Stay informed with the Town by signing up for Notify Me, with three easy steps. 

Los Altos Hills has its own text and voice notification system called Nixle. It is used to keep you informed about situations that could affect public safety. TEXT your zip code to 888777.

Santa Clara County also has a notification system called AlertSCC. The Town uses AlertSCC as a backup system in case Nixle is unavailable. Please register with both services. Click here to register with AlertSCC

Dial 2-1-1 to get connected to a specialist for personalized assistance.Free, Confidential, 24/7. Available in multiple languages.

Adult Protective Services 24-hour Hotline: call for help, if you or someone you know suspect abuse of a senior or dependent adult 800-414-2002.

The week of April 13th the following community outreach flyer was mailed to all residents. 

Stay Nourished

Support a local restaurant. Many restaurants are still open for take out or delivery orders. Support your favorites by picking up or ordering through DoorDash, Grubhub, Uber Eats and have it brought to you.

Community Services Agency (CSA) services the Los Altos Hills, check out there Food & Nutrition Center.  

Mental Health and Coping 

Fears about the Coronavirus pandemic and maintaining social distancing can significantly affect one’s mental health. Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations, but taking care of yourself, your friends, and your family can help you cope. Below are some general tips from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Alliance on Mental Health. 

- Take care of your body

- Be mindful of your news consumption

- Keep busy

- Stay connected with your neighbors, friends, and family.

If you feel as though you need additional help during this pandemic, the National Distress Helpline is there to help. Free online and phone support is available with a trained crisis counselor (available in English and Spanish). Phone: 1-800-985-5990

Town Closures:

  • Town Hall limited services
  • Westwind Community Barn
  • Outdoor Fitness Equipment @ Purissima Park
  • Playground @ Purissima Park
  • Byrne Preserve Parking effective 4/15, a parking closure has been instituted for Byrne Preserve. Please enjoy the Town’s open spaces if you can walk or bike there, but please don’t drive. We are continuing to encourage the community to get outside, but close to home and avoid gatherings outside your household.  Social distancing regulations must be observed. The parking area closure was done to manage and reduce crowds that were overwhelming the Preserve. Bicycles are not allowed to be ridden in Byrne Preserve but can be parked at the bike rack.

Senior Shopping Hours:

Draeger’s Market Los Altos 7:00 - 8:00 am Mondays and Thursdays

Safeway Los Altos 6:00 - 9:00 am Tuesdays and Thursdays

Andronico’s Los Altos 7:00 - 9:00 am Tuesdays and Thursdays 

Demartini Orchard 7:00 - 9:00 am Daily 

Whole Foods Market Los Altos 8:00 - 9:00 am Daily