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Henry W. Coe State Park

E. Dunne Ave., Morgan Hill, CA 95037-6549
+1 408-779-2728
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Another great weekend hiking

This was our second trip to Henry Coe and the second time we have barely seen anyone on the trail... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
Robert R
Jacksonville, North Carolina
via mobile
Many Parks in One

I have to echo all of the positive reviews below. This park is huge and you could visit many times... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2016
Mike B
San Jose, California
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E. Dunne Ave., Morgan Hill, CA 95037-6549
+1 408-779-2728
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This was our second trip to Henry Coe and the second time we have barely seen anyone on the trail. The park has a lot of trails to do from easy to strenuous. The park rangers are very helpful when you check in if your...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2016

I have to echo all of the positive reviews below. This park is huge and you could visit many times and never have the same experience. From the ridge tops you can see for miles in all directions. Only Anza-Borrego Park is larger than Coe....More

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Can't beat the wildflowers here in March - June. Good short hikes as well as longer ones. The camp ground is small, but the restrooms are nice.

2  Thank Cmtrott2015
Reviewed 26 August 2015

The park is out in the boonies, about 12-14 miles from the Highway. But that has some advantages- if one wants solitude, the park is very quiet. At least, it was really quiet the day I visited. The two unexpected surprises both relate to night...More

1  Thank cmasc
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Quite the catch of California, I love the windswept and arid climate of this park. So many great views to see. I found more pictures here! http://www.stateparksreview.com/?s=henry+w+coe+state+park. Great place.

1  Thank Brendan W
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Henry Coe has so many options for biking, hiking, horse riding and walking that you will never be bored. Pack your gear and lots of water as it can get really hot out here and take a hike. I have seen every sort of wildlife...More

2  Thank SouthbroomNatal
Reviewed 4 June 2015

HW Coe is the second largest state park in California. over 80,000 acres! It's huge! You can walk anywhere in the park and sometimes go for a week without seeing any other human. Only serious outdoor people use the back country. The headquarters, Hunting Hollow...More

2  Thank michaelbD7785DX
Reviewed 22 May 2015

This is a great place to spend the day in nature. Beautiful oak trees and well maintained trails with good information about length and difficulty, etc. Quite a lot of wildlife as well, especially you are their very early in the day.

3  Thank MelissaD626
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Vast area, incredible views, the California you imagine of 100 years ago. Tremendous venue for cross-country, downhill and climbing on single and double track trails.

2  Thank mhobbs2151
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Largest state park in nortjen california. Lots of trails and plenty of information about the length and difficulty of the trails. Camping and biking too. Great little ranger station with history about the park and goodies for sale. Rangers were all extremely helpful. Loads of...More

3  Thank travelagentreplies
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Cecilia L
14 October 2016|
Response from WBRONH | Reviewed this property |
The only option in Gilroy is a Hilton Garden Inn, which is fine, but the Courtyard by Marriott in Morgan Hill was very nice and from what I recall closer to the park. I would go with Morgan HIll. There are a couple of other... More
28 April 2016|
Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
The camp sites at the park are right by the ranger station and the park HQ. There is a relatively easy and wide trail that goes along the ridge leaving the HQ. I believe it is called the Pine Ridge trail. There are wide... More