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Wonderful volunteers that offer knowledge and interpretive information. A beautiful facility and... read more

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Great hike with beautiful views. WAlked 2 miles with our 6 lb maltipoo. Love it there. Ran into... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Park featuring 29 miles of well marked woodland trails.
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At the corner of McAbee Road and Camden Avenue, San Jose, CA 95120
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful volunteers that offer knowledge and interpretive information. A beautiful facility and setting. Excellent parking

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Donald H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hike with beautiful views. WAlked 2 miles with our 6 lb maltipoo. Love it there. Ran into some deer!

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful hiking area in the middle of the Almaden Valley. It offers great trails, lots of uphills for a good workout and you will never end a hike without seeing some wildlife. From deer to rattlers, keep your eyes open and stay...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The park is the site of the Quick silver mines from the 1800s. The mines have been closed but some exhibit boards explain the area. The parking is at the entrance to the hiking trails which are not steep but climb up the hillside. The...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank bbon2ur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hiking trails that can be interchangeable to increase/decrease the length of your hike with shade area's for a significant portion of the trails to shield you from the harsh sun. Did the hike with my wife and parents and it was a easy to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank PumpkinSmash
Reviewed August 6, 2019

love to hike here, remeber your off spray, ticks are out here. great trails for the beginner or mid level hiker, watch out for the horses though. take plenty of water and good shoes as its all up and down hill trails, if you adveture...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FISHON66
Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

Hiking the Almaden Quicksilver Park is an amazing experience with more than 33 miles of trails for every level of hiker. You can really get a workout while enjoying one of the South Bays best park trails!!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Luannhahn
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Amazing hiking and walking trails. Beautiful wild life. Astonishing views. The trails are wide and offer ports potty’s at the beginning of the trail. They have maps offered so you can pick the best walk for your abilities. Definitely worth the effort

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank KimberleeZA
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Great park to go and hike around in, a hidden gem in the Almaden Valley, some entrances may be a bit hard to find (hidden in residential areas) but I think that helps reduce the amount of folks who frequent the park. Make sure to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Art1560
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Quicksilver offers several different trails with beautiful views of the entire Bay Area, depending on which route you take. Our family has been numerous times. Dog friendly so be aware there will be pets on the trails. Strongly suggest sunscreen and layers.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Roger6657
November 25, 2015|
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Response from Sloped_Bench | Reviewed this property |
Yes but you need a permit, apparently. From the county web site.... Call (408) 355-2201 to obtain an Animal Pulled Cart, Metal Detecting, RC Boating, Specimen Collection, or Photography Permit.
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gretchenm555
September 3, 2015|
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Response from A9556HDchrisb | Reviewed this property |
I figure that you can bring dogs in to the park. Since it is a public park you should beable to. However I would keep them on leash like what was suggested by someone who previously answered this question.
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