Hikers in Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve / photo by Lanette Otvos

Explorer Hike: Two Ponds and a View

Hikers in Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve (Lanette Otvos)
May 18, 2022
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Skyline Ridge Preserve
Approximate Total Miles

Join docent naturalists Mary Brunkhorst, Laura Levin and Jumana Latif as you explore Skyline Ridge. You’ll enjoy scenic views along the Ipiwa trail as you hike to a lunch stop at Alpine Pond. You’ll return along the Sunny Jim and Ridge trails, with a stop at Horseshoe Lake.

Where to Meet

Meet at the preserve parking lot on Skyline Boulevard located one mile south of the Skyline Blvd. (Highway 35) and Page Mill/Alpine Road intersection. After entering the preserve, turn right and go to the farthest parking lot. Those traveling from I-280 on Page Mill Rd. should allow approximately 45 minutes travel time.

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