Quicksilver Hike with Geologist Michael Cox

Join a Park Interpreter and guest speaker Michael Cox on a 3-4 mile hike in the Almaden Hills and discover how the processing of cinnabar into mercury was significant to the success of the CA Gold Rush and the development of CA as a state. Best for ages 10+.

Space is limited. Advance registration required: Sign up

Questions? Call 408-318-5332 or email [email protected].


Michael Cox holds a poster about the rock cycle along with a Santa Clara County Park Interpreter while talking with the public on a trail.


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