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Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park

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  • Excellent44%
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  • Average14%
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Mar 29, 2018
“Great for a springtime hike”
Jun 5, 2017
“No Swimming”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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10840 Coyote Reservoir Rd, Gilroy, CA 95020-9164
+1 408-842-7800
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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Been living in the Bay Area for decades and we have now made two visits to this park in the last two weeks. What a great find for hikers who want a good springtime workout in the hills only minutes from the major north-south route,...More

1  Thank Pete A
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Friendly rangers and clean bathrooms. Nice large sites for camping and RV. We stayed in the RV section and enjoyed the weekend. No swimming allowed off shore so we just walked around a bit. We enjoyed the feral pig family that came through in the...More

3  Thank patrick r
Reviewed May 21, 2017

This park has a bit of everything for everyone. For beginners there is a flat yet scenic 2 mile FREE loop at the Martin Murphy trail that includes decent outhouses and a picnic bench area. If you wish there are also longer hilly hikes that...More

1  Thank MarriedWidow
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Love walking this paved loop trail with my husband who is on a mobility scooter. There are also trails that go up into the hills. Horses also use these trails so during the rainy season they can be quite muddy. I usually go early in...More

Thank trudyp95037
Reviewed November 13, 2016

Nearby and convenient, for hiking, biking, horses, boating, fishing and camping by the lake. Short to half day hikes biking and horses allow on most, but not all trails. Beautiful view, lots of wildflowers and wildlife. The big three are deer, turkeys and wild pigs,...More

1  Thank Wynn R
Reviewed November 4, 2016

My middle son decided he wanted to go camping for his birthday since he hadn't been before. I was looking for something nearby bc weekend traffic around these parts can be horrible. We used the website to book our spot after driving through the campground...More

1  Thank IslandGirlMick
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Wonderful lake park! Great for camping. Nice hikes from the campground. Fun for fishing. We saw fish jumping, but our amateur fishermen did not come close to landing any fish. The feral pigs come around as soon as it gets dark. We could hear them...More

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