Parks of Almaden Valley
by Kitty Monahan and Art Boudreault
August, 2006

SANTA CLARA COUNTY PARKS

Official Santa Clara County Parks and Recreation Department Web Site

Almaden Quicksilver County Park (overall) -- [Many great pages below are by Ron Horii]

Sites about individual sections of Almaden Quicksilver Park:

Northside park trails: Senador Mine, Guadalupe, Mine Hill (north), New Almaden (north)
The New Almaden Trail and the Eastside park trails: Hacienda, Virl O. Norton
Trails (Mine Hill and Randol) and mining structures on the Southeast side of the park
New Almaden and the Almaden Quicksilver Mining Museum
Southwest park trails: English Camp, Yellow Kid, Mine Hill Rotary Furnace, Castillero, Wood Road, Deep Gulch

Links to more information about Almaden Quicksilver Park and nearby parks

Wildflowers of Almaden Quicksilver County Park     [Site courtesy of Charles T. Rettner]

[Several pages Los Alamitos Creek Trail
    at this site are Bay Area Back Pages, Main Page
    by Ron Horii of San Jose] Bay Area Biking
Check out Ron's pages about: Santa Clara County Parks and City Parks


County Parks in Almaden Valley (Almaden Quicksilver, Calero, and Santa Teresa)
    [Site courtesy of John Redding]

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SAN JOSE CITY PARKS

Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services

City Parks Directory

Almaden Lake Park; Almaden Expressway & Coleman Rd.
Almaden Meadows Park; Camden Ave. & Meridian Ave.
Almaden Winery Park; Chambertin Dr. & Treviso Ave.
Branham Park; Tupolo Drive & Branham Lane
Cahalan Park; Cahalan Ave. & Pearlwood Way
Carrabelle Park; Camden Ave. & Villagewood Way
Chris Hotts Park; Almaden Expy. & Via Monte Drive
Chynoweth Park; Chynoweth Ave. & Chynoweth Park Ct.
Cilker Park; Winfield Blvd. & Chynoweth Ave.
Erikson Park; Pearl Ave. & Branham Lane
Greystone Park; Camden Ave. & Mt. Carmel Dr.
Jeffrey Fontana Park; Meridian Ave. & McAbee Rd.
Parma Park; Camden Ave. & Bose Lane
Pfeiffer Park; Pfeiffer Ranch Dr. & Boulder Mountain Way

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SAN JOSE TRAIL MAPS

San Jose Trail System Maps

Calero Creek Trail Map
Los Alamitos Creek Trail Map

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OPEN SPACE PRESERVES

Open Space Preserves in Santa Clara County

Rancho Caņada del Oro Open Space Preserve