Join docents Dave Kocsis and Earl Girbovan on a steep ascent up the flanks of Mount Umunhum on the remote Barlow Road, followed by lunch at Bald Mountain with a grand view of the Coyote Valley, and an easy descent back to the starting point. This is an 8-mile, moderately-paced ride with about 1,400 feet of climbing. Reservations are required and will be accepted on or after February 7.
For this activity at Sierra Azul Preserve, meet at the Jacques Ridge parking lot located near the intersection of Hicks Road and Mt. Umunhum Road in San Jose. Exit Highway 85 at Camden Avenue. (From northbound Hwy. 85 turn left on Branham Avenue and then turn left on Camden Ave. and from southbound Hwy. 85 turn left on Camden Ave.) Travel on Camden Ave. about 1.6 miles. Turn right on Hicks Road and travel for about 6.3 miles. Turn right on Mt. Umunhum Rd. The preserve parking lot will be on the right.
Preregistration is required. Find out more at the MROSD page for this event.