Mountain lion spotted in Woodside Park

October 4, 2008 2:42:48 PM PDT
A mountain lion was reportedly spotted in the area of a San Mateo County park this evening and county officials are warning residents to exercise caution.

The feline was seen near Wunderlich Park's Bear Gulch Trail in Woodside around 8 p.m., the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office said. The county then used the SMC Alert system to notify residents and ask them to report any additional sightings to the sheriff's office.

There were at least two mountain lion sightings in San Mateo County reported in the month of September.