Time: 8:00 AM (Half day) Rain cancels. Lunch optional.

 

Leader: Rich Page, (408) 377-1092 

 

Directions: From I-680 take Alum 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 just past the main park entrance on the right (do not enter the Main Park Entrance on the right).

 

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

 

Difficulty: Involves a moderately strenuous 2-mile walk. 

 

Note: Park entrance fee required for last half of trip.