Photo by Don DeBold, via Flickr

Exploring Calero County Park

Date:
Saturday, May 5, 2018
Time:
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Cost:
$6 per vehicle park entrance fee.
Place:
Calero County Park
San Jose, Santa Clara County

Join us for a saunter through San Jose’s decidedly non-techie backcountry. We’ll experience a variety of plant communities and wildlife habitats as we enjoy the late spring wildflower display in this backyard wilderness.

 

Photo: Don DeBold via Flickr.

Outing Leaders:
Patti Kenyon
Total Distance:
This is a moderate 4-1/2 mile hike with about 800 feet in elevation gain.
Weather Policy:

Rain cancels.

Where to Meet:

We’ll assemble near the the picnic bench at the main park entrance [pdf map] . There are restrooms at the trailhead.

(Traveling to the park on southbound Highway 101, exit Bailey Ave (Exit 373) and turn right. Head west on Bailey Ave until you reach McKean Rd. Turn left onto McKean Rd (southbound) and continue 0.5 miles to the park entrance on your right. Traveling on northbound Highway 101, exit Bailey Ave (Exit 373) and turn left onto Bailey Ave heading west. Continue on Bailey Ave until you reach McKean Rd. Turn left onto McKean Rd (southbound) and continue 0.5 miles to the park entrance on your right.)

 

 

 

Leaders Note:

Bring water, lunch, dress in layers, and wear good hiking shoes. Bring poles if you normally use them. If you have any questions about this outing, email Ken Lavin or phone him at 415-543-6771 x321.

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