Time: 8:00 AM (Half day)

 

Leader: Rich Page, (408) 377-1092. 

 

Directions: From I-680 take Alub Rock Ave northeast, turn right on Hamilton Rd. and go about 9 miles to the park. Meet at Grant Lake (aka Hall's Valley Lake) parking lot, first parking lot on the left (do not enter the Main Park Entrance on the right). Lunch optional, heavy rain cancels.

 

Highlights: Freshwater ducks, oak woodland birds and possible Golden Eagle.

 

Difficulty: Involves a moderately strenuous 2-mile walk. 

 

NOTE: Daylight Savings! Spring forward or be late! Park entrance fee required for last half of trip.