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Monday, May 29
8:15am to 1:00pm
Approximate Total Miles: 
3
  • Easy Hike
  • Healthy Parks, Healthy People (for Midpen staff use ONLY)

Join docents Greg Azevedo and Bob Segalla for a leisurely-paced walk through a less traveled section of this Preserve on the Waterwheel Creek Trail. If the weather is clear, expect to see some spectacular views of the Santa Clara Valley and portions of the Santa Cruz Mountains. This walk with occasional stops will include the history of the Preserve and the District, and you’ll learn about the plants, animals, and geology of the area. A short snack break is planned midway. This minimal elevation gain hike is well suited for children and those needing a less physically challenging outing. (Note: Participants will carpool to the trailhead; no late arrivals or early departures.) Reservations are required and will be accepted on or after May 15.

Where to Meet: 

Meet at the Preserve parking lot on Montebello Road. From the intersection of I-280 and Foothill Expressway, go 3.5 miles southwest (toward the mountains) on Foothill Boulevard/Stevens Canyon Road.  Turn right on Montebello Rd.  The Preserve is 0.5 miles up Montebello Rd. on the left.

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