Learn the natural and human history of this Preserve on an intermediate level mountain bike ride (with a 2,000-foot elevation gain) led by Docent Naturalist Linda Wegner. Riders must have experience with single-track trails, fire roads, and climbing hills. The ride leaves promptly. Bring ample drinking water, power snacks, and clothing layers as many areas are exposed to direct sun. (Note: Arrive early to find parking; additional parking may be available on Prospect Road). Reservations are required and will be accepted on or after September 17 at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) and close September 30 at 2:00 p.m.
Meet at the preserve parking lot on Prospect Road in Cupertino. Exit Highway 85 at De Anza Boulevard. (From northbound 85 turn left on De Anza Blvd. and from southbound 85 turn right on De Anza Blvd.) Travel on De Anza Blvd. (toward the mountains) for about 0.5 miles. Turn right on Prospect Rd. At the first stop sign, turn left and cross the railroad tracks to remain on Prospect Rd. Follow Prospect Rd. for 1.3 miles, turning left after the Saratoga Country Club, until you reach the preserve parking lot.