Quicksilver History Hike

Join a Park Interpreter to explore what remains of the once-bustling mining operations in the hills above New Almaden. This moderate, 3-4 mile hike in Almaden Quicksilver County Park leaves from the Wood Road parking lot off Hicks Road in San Jose. Dress in layers with sturdy shoes, sun protection, and bring plenty of drinking water. There are no bathrooms nor drinking fountains along the hike. Best for 4th grade and older.

Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. This hike is offered once a month. Registration for the hike opens on the 1st of the month that the hike is offered.  Reserve here: https://forms.gle/sv8z52i6tRLbEVgn9.  

Questions? Call 408-918-7700 or email [email protected]

Park intepreter talks with program participants in front of furnace within Almaden Quicksilver County Park

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