Wednesday, March 7 10:30am to 2:30pm
Approximate Total Miles: 
  • Moderate Hike
  • Suitable for children*
  • Meal Break

Join docents Kate Gudmundson, Lynn Jackson, Dennis Smith, and Mary Brunkhorst on a moderately-paced hike to observe and learn about a variety of interesting shrubs and early blooming wildflowers. You’ll hike along the Jones and Manzanita Trails and after a 600-foot elevation gain reach the top of St. Joseph’s Hill where you’ll have time to enjoy your lunch while taking in the view. You’ll finish your hike by way of the Novitiate Trail.

Where to Meet: 

Meet at the parking lot located at the northeast corner of Highway 9 and Santa Cruz Avenue in Los Gatos. The sign at the lot says: “Northside lot - Free Limited Parking.” Take Highway 17 south toward Los Gatos.  Exit at Hwy. 9-Los Gatos/Saratoga and continue west on Hwy. 9 (approximately 0.33 miles) to the parking lot, located on your right just before Santa Cruz Ave. Participants will carpool to the activity location.

Registration is unavaialbe because:

  • registration is disabled