Yvette invites people to join her on a Thanksgiving Hike:
Distance: about 7 miles
Elevation gain: about 1,000 feet
Duration: about 3 hours
Date: November 25, 2010 (Thursday/Thanksgiving Day)
Start time: 10am
Meeting Place: Mockingbird Hill parking lot entrance - see directions below
Almaden Quicksilver County Park is located in south San Jose, in the town of New Almaden. You can reach the park office at (408) 268-3883.
The Mockingbird Hill entrance is accessed off Mockingbird Hill Lane. This entrance is accessible to all users, including bicyclists. From Highway 85, take the Almaden Expressway exit south 4.5 miles to Almaden Road. Proceed .5 miles on Almaden Road to Mockingbird Hill Lane, turn right and continue .4 miles to the parking area.
Please bring plenty of drinking water, snack, layers of warm clothing and wind/rain gear.
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