Join Docent Naturalists Greg Azevedo and Ping Li for a unique outing around the lower area of Mount Umunhum via the Umunhum, Barlow Road, and Woods trails. This leisurely to moderately-paced, mostly downhill hike will have many short breaks, wildflowers, and wonderful views. Several trail sections are steep with varied surfaces.
(Note: You’ll meet at the Jacques Ridge Parking Area and you'll carpool to the Bald Mountain Parking Area.)
Reservations are required and will be accepted on or after June 4 at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) and close June 16 at 2:00 p.m.
Meet at the Jacques Ridge Parking Area near the intersection of Hicks Road and Mt. Umunhum Road in San Jose. Exit Highway 85 at Camden Avenue. (From northbound Hwy. 85 turn left on Branham Avenue and then turn left on Camden Ave. and from southbound Hwy. 85 turn left on Camden Ave.) Travel on Camden Ave. about 1.6 miles. Turn right on Hicks Rd. and travel for about 6.3 miles. Turn right on Mt. Umunhum Rd. The preserve parking lot will be on the right.