Explore the majestic oaks, grasslands, and the winter regreening of the hills or showy spring wildflower displays at this large foothill park.
This 9,560-acre park includes some of Santa Clara County’s finest open space resources. The landscape is characteristic of the east foothills of the Santa Clara Valley. Hikers and equestrians have access to an extensive 52-mile trail system, and mountain bikes are permitted on nearly half of the park’s trails. Other amenities include shaded picnic areas, 40 reservable family campsites with hot showers, and warm water fishing in the park’s lake and ponds.
This trip is designated as a "Healthy Trail" by the Santa Clara County Department of Parks and Recreation. Follow this link to learn more about Healthy Trails and sign up. Trail Info & Highlights • Flat, dirt trail through valley with no significant shade cover. • Picnic tables, water fountain, restrooms near trailhead; interpretive […]