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Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve

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22500 Cristo Rey Dr, Los Altos Hills, CA
+1 650-691-1200
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Great hiking trails amongst beautiful trees and scenery

Great designated hiking trails with beautiful views. This is a wonderful place to spend an... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Sharon L
Palo Alto, California
I lucky enough to live here.

I could use a better map. It most likely me but I get lost a lot. Take kids but keep their bikes... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
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22500 Cristo Rey Dr, Los Altos Hills, CA
+1 650-691-1200
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Great designated hiking trails with beautiful views. This is a wonderful place to spend an afternoon enjoying the ecosystem of the Bay Area.

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I could use a better map. It most likely me but I get lost a lot. Take kids but keep their bikes on the paths you do not want to run over a poor little snake. Stay on paths and you will have no problems....More

Thank Steffeny
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is a beautiful place for hikes, picnics, runs, bike rides with family and friends, weekends and weekdays. Hide up to Vista Point from the many trails options, and see a great view of the valley. Even SF and Oakland are visible on a clear...More

Thank magicraider
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Rancho San Antonio is a true hiker’s paradise right in the center of the hustle and bustle of Silicon Valley! It’s huge, just under 4,000 acres with 24 miles of hiking trails. The Open Space Preserve supplies a detailed map of all the trails, get...More

3  Thank Charles C
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I have been hiking in the Bay Area for years and Rancho San Antonio remains my #1 place to hike. They have 3 parking areas but they can fill up on weekends and holidays causing you to have to wait for people to leave. There...More

Thank Fred L
Reviewed 5 November 2016

One of the few amazing parks all over US where you can either hike, run, BBQ, play tennis, visit a farm and get lost in the wildness of nature. This is my regular running path and it feels so good to smell the eucalyptus leafs...More

Thank Hellanodikai
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Nice view as reward when you hiking up to the top of the hill. Some part of the path is a bit hilly but not very difficult

Thank Sam T
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I'm almost afraid to write this as parking on the weekend is already tough, but this is my favorite place to hike in the bay area. There are many different trails depending on how far you want to hike. There are a lot of trees,...More

2  Thank kristinmac123
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Watch out for the poison oak, it is all around! There are several trails to choose from, most of them are easy to moderate. If you want a workout take the Highline Trail, it is a continuous ascent and will take you to the top...More

1  Thank Miriam S
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Amazing place for a relaxing walk in the nature at a 5 min drive from Sunnyvale. Can get a bit crowded during the weekend...

Thank Bogdan D
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23 August 2016|
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Response from Rhett L | Reviewed this property |
No, dogs are not allowed. Horses are allowed along with walkers, hikers, and runners. No bikes either. It does get very crowded from sun rise to mid afternoon most days.