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Bay Area Backcountry: Isabel Valley

Henry W. Coe State Park Alum Rock City Park Not a link Map of Quadrangle
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Alum Rock City Park

720 or so acres, following Penitencia Creek from the Mount Hamilton Range to the valley floor. Not a place for camping.

Parking is limited - the best way in is by bike or on foot.


Horseback Riding
Bicycling on Roads
Dogs Prohibited

Getting There

Follow Mt. Hamilton Road eastward (head for the observatory) out of San Jose - it passes through the park.

USGS 7.5' Topo Maps

Isabel Valley
Lick Observatory

Further Information

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