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Published on: 12/30/2013 11:07 AM
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The following areas are closed. For temporary trail closure information due to wet weather, please call (408) 355-2200, press 7.  View here for more information about trail closures and why they are necessary in wet weather.
 
If you'd like to report a problem, please call (408) 355-2215 or email parkinfo@prk.sccgov.org.
 

Coyote Creek Parkway

  • The Coyote Creek Trail
    The Coyote Creek Trail, from the R.C Airfield entrance to Coyote Creek Golf Drive, will be closed starting May 7 - May 23, 2014 for bridge repair work. The trail will be rerouted to Monterey Highway during this time.

Lexington Reservoir

  • Lexington Reservoir
    Lexington Reservoir is closed due to low water level.

Los Gatos Creek County Park

  • The dog park will be closed May 6 and 7
    The dog park will be closed May 6 and 7, 2014 for tree planting and irrigation work. For more information call 408.355.2215.

Motorcycle Park

  • MX track
    The MX track will be closed for ground maintenance beginning March 18 - April 1, 2014. Please call (408) 226-5223 for any questions.

Mt. Madonna

  • Blackhawk Trail

    The Blackhawk Trail from Contour to Ridge Trail is closed permanently to all users due to erosion. Call (408) 842-2341 for more information.

Sanborn

  • Summit Rock
    Summit Rock will be closed every day from January 13, 2014 through September 2014.

County Reservoirs

Beginning October 15 through April 14 (8am to 1/2 hour before sunset):


  • Stevens Creek and Lexington Reservoirs will close to boating including kayaks, canoes, paddleboards and float tubes/kickboats.
  • Calero will remain open 7 days a week.
  • All other reservoirs and bodies of water are closed indefinitely to boating (including model boats) - those are Almaden, Chesbro, Sandy Wool, Cottonwood, Grant, Guadalupe, Uvas, and Vasona. As of December 27, 2013, Coyote Lake Launch Ramp is closed for the season due to low water levels.
For the safety and protection of all park visitors, please adhere to the following trail etiquette guidelines:

Stay on Designated Trails:
Remain on posted trails only. Trails may be closed due to poor conditions or sensitive environmental concerns.

Be Considerate:
Keep speeds at a safe pace. Yield to faster trail users. Use particular care when passing children and senior citizens. Respect everyone's right to use the trail.

Be Aware of Conditions:
Riding (even on open trails) when conditions are poor, such as shortly after a rain, may cause trail damage.

Plan Ahead:
Know your equipment, your ability and where you are going. Carry necessary supplies for changes in weather or other conditions.
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