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Rancho San Antonio County Park

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Fine place to get lost!

Right in the "middle" of Los Altos, almost, this a great place to get away from it all and to go... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2018
Los Altos, California
Great place for hikes.

Have walked several of the trails in this park and found them to be in good shape and providing... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Jimmy M
Cupertino, California
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Park featuring 23 miles of running trails.
Cristo Rey Drive, Cupertino, CA 95014
+1 650-691-1200
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

Right in the "middle" of Los Altos, almost, this a great place to get away from it all and to go for a refreshing walk in the nearby wilderness....

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Have walked several of the trails in this park and found them to be in good shape and providing some great views of south bay. They can be tailored to almost any length and should be good for families as well. Lots of wildflowers in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jimmy M
Reviewed August 27, 2018

have been to this place once only but was amazingly good. nice, greeny, comfortable trails and city view from top.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

There are some easy and some more challenging hiking trails. There is an animal farm which is fun for the kids.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Yosemite like setting allows you to hike here every day PG&E trail vistas are awesome. At the top of the switchback, you can san francisco downtown on a clear day

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nraghu2018
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We went to Rancho San Antonio County Park. There are several large parking lots. There are hiking trails. There is also a large dry pool area to hold rain water in the winter. Nothing in there right and looks bizarre. . Many people were out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mini
Reviewed August 15, 2018

There are many different trails for hiking, some level and some uphill. Some areas have lots of shade.and you can pick a path that is mostly shaded. Undoutbedly this park is popular with hikers. But unfortunately this leads to a parking nightmare on weekends when...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Michael K
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Rancho San Antonio County Park provides a myriad of choices on trails. Many views, and many things to see in the way of plants and wildlife. Good areas for all kinds of uses.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

The park has so much to offer - multiple trails of different intensities and elevations, a working mini animal farm, and even a small area for flying model planes and drones. One down side - enough people know about it that there's never enough parking....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SunitaInSD
Reviewed June 25, 2018

There are easy, medium and long trails of interest plus a farm with cattle, goats, chickens, pigs and a garden prior to hiking trails.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Delores C
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Oren C
July 14, 2018|
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Response from bobrusa | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of light till late in the evening during summer...you could plan a trip from anywhere in the bay area, go on a long hike and still get out in time...
Pamela M
June 2, 2018|
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Response from coachraman | Reviewed this property |
There are restrooms at the entrance, and porta-potties a mile later at the farm. There are no restrooms on the rest of the trails. Water is available at the start and the farm. There is also water at the top of Black... More
August 10, 2016|
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Response from Jon R | Reviewed this property |
The last time I was in the park they were allowed, they of course must be leashed.