Mountain lion spotted in residential area


A mountain lion was spotted in a Redwood City residential area this morning (March 21), according to the San Mateo County Office of Emergency Services.

The animal was seen at about 10:50 a.m. traveling uphill from a creek area in the 1750 block of Cordilleras Road, an official said.

Deputies responded and found tracks but were unable to locate the cat.

Residents are advised not to approach mountain lions, and try to appear large and make noise if one is nearby. The cats are most active at dawn, dusk and at night.

For more information about mountain lions, visit

We can't do it without you.
Support local journalism.


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Be the first to know

Get the latest headlines sent straight to your inbox every day.

New cafe to bring Filipino food to Stanford campus
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 2,592 views

Couples: "When Good People Have Affairs" by Mira Kirshenbaum
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 2,009 views

By Aldis Petriceks | 3 comments | 704 views