AQ - Wood Road Entrance

The Woods Road Entrance is a lightly used, rural entrance to Almaden Quicksilver off of Hicks Road featuring its namesake trail, the Woods Road Trail. The Woods Road Trail is a 1.3 mile trail which gives the Hiker, Mountain Biker or Equestrian expansive views of the Sierra Azul Mountain Range, Mt. Umunhum and the Almaden Reservoir down below. The crown jewel of the Woods Road Trail is the historic Rotary Furnace, the second most sought after cultural site in the park after English Camp. The Woods Road Trail is rated as easy, and can be utilized as a 2.6 mile out and back trail (round trip,) or as a connector to various historical sites throughout the park including English Camp, the Hidalgo Cemetery, San Cristobal Mine, or the Bull Run Vista point. 

Latitude: 37.1754
Longitude: -121.862

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Wood Rd. Trail
San Jose, CA 95120

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