Endorsed by Curators:
Where: Sanborn park. Meet at the entrance kiosk to the park.
When: 8:45 am
Hike: The hike is a 9 mile loop and will take about 3 hours. Fairly steep at the beginning and then a steady climb up to skyline.
From the entrance kiosk, well take Sanborn Road to the Lake Ranch Trailhead. Connect to the John Nicholas Trail, Skyline trail, Sanborn Trail, Peterson trail, San Andreas trail back down to the entrance kiosk.
Bring plenty of water and snacks if desired. The hike will take about 3 - 4 hours to complete
--Make your way to downtown Saratoga using either Saratoga-Sunnyvale Rd (DeAnza Blvd in Cupertino), Los Gatos-Saratoga Rd. orSaratoga Avenue.
--Proceed through downtown Saratoga on Big Basin Way (Hwy 9). In approximately 2.5 miles you will see the turn-off for Sanborn Park on your left. If you reach Savannah Channel Winery, you went too far.
--Follow the road until you see the park entrance on the right; turn into the park. Pay the parking fee ($6, free for 'senior parking pass' holders) and park in the lot to the left of the kiosk.How to find us:Meet at the entrance kiosk to the park. See directions in the details.