Hike the New Almaden Trail

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Distance

14.1 Miles

Elevation Gain

2555 Feet

Activities

Cycling, Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Advanced

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Food Nearby
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

The New Almaden Trail is a 14.1 mile loop trail in Almaden Quicksilver County Park, perfect for wildlife viewing.

Dogs are allowed on this trail but must be kept on leash! This route is used by trail runners, mountain bikers, birding expeditions, and nature trips. The trail also happens to be a popular geocaching location. 

The trail offers shade, but bring water and sun protection regardless. 

Photos: J. MaughnKelly and Dawn Ellner

Community Photos

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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From $120/night

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From $100/night

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From $176/night

Asilomar Hotel and Conference Grounds

Pacific Grove, California

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Distance

14.1 Miles

Elevation Gain

2555 Feet

Activities

Cycling, Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Advanced

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

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