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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Coyote Lake-Harvey Bear Ranch
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
A new automatic gate is scheduled to be installed at the Harvey Bear entrance to the park beginning July 7. During this time all traffic will be diverted to a temporary entrance east of the main entrance. Detour signs are posted. Estimated completion time is August 8.
Coyote Reservoir will close on August 4, 2014 (perhaps sooner) due to low water level.
The Blackhawk Trail from Contour to Ridge Trail is closed permanently
to all users due to erosion. Call (408) 842-2341 for more information.
Beginning October 15 through April 14 (8am to 1/2 hour before sunset):
- Coyote Lake, Lexington and Stevens Creek will be closed to all boating.
- Anderson Reservoir and Calero Reservoir will be open to all boating on a staggered 5 day a week schedule if water levels permit.
- 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.
Check our website or call (408) 779-3634 before you travel to make sure your reservoir of choice is open.
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.