Category Archives: Horseback Riding

Round Valley Regional Preserve

2012-11-24 Sunny, highs in the low 70’s Today we hiked on the Miwok Trail This east of the bay can get really hot during the summer, so if you are going to enjoy the hike go during the cooler months. … Continue reading

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Sunol – Cave Rocks

2011-11-13 Sunny, highs in the 60’s. Here we are on the Indian Joe Trail again If you all remember we tried to do this a year ago…..but someone (the man) got separated, then took the wrong trail. Yeah, needless to … Continue reading

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Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve

Unless you live in these mountains prepare yourself for a bit of travel time. Only a few roads go up from the valley, and they are all narrow and very twisty turny roads. Meaning there is no easy way to … Continue reading

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Sunol Regional Wilderness – Little Yosemite

2010-07-24 Sunny, highs in the 80’s 2010-11-28 Mostly Sunny, highs in the 50’s After paying the park fee drive to the end while keeping to the right. When you get to the end, park. Walk through the cow gate at … Continue reading

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Lake Del Valle – East Shore Trail

2010-08-14 Sunny, highs in the 80’s 2011-01-15 Sunny, highs in the 60’s The first time we came to this lake we both were taken back by how pretty it is. After you pay the entrance fee, bear right and keep … Continue reading

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Almaden Quicksilver County Park

2011-10-23 Sunny, highs in the 80’s A word of caution, BRING YOUR OWN MAP. We are finding more and more parks out of maps, and this park you need one. This park has many many miles of trail, but the … Continue reading

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Rancho San Antonio

2011-03-05 Overcast, highs in the 60’s There are a lot of trails at this park. From the parking area where you can unload horses we crossed the bridge and went straight up the hill to Coyote Trail. The one word … Continue reading

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