Places To Ride: Almaden Quicksilver Trail-San Jose, California

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San Jose, California

My husband bought me a mountain bike for my 55th birthday. Now we ride together and share a love of mountain biking—55 years young and riding technical trails such as Almaden Quicksilver in San Jose, California.

Debbie Santos
San Jose, CA

Quicksilver County Park-San Jose, California

Trail information provided by AllTrails

Looking for a great trail in Almaden Quicksilver County Park, California? AllTrails has 28 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 19 moderate trails in Almaden Quicksilver County Park ranging from 2.6 to 16.1 miles and from 285 to 1,689 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you’ll be out on the trail in no time!

Almaden Quicksilver County Park is in the southern end of San Jose, California, in the hills overlooking Silicon Valley. The park occupies the site of a former quicksilver (aka mercury) mine that at one time was among the largest of its kind in the world. Relics of the mine still stand at the park.

The park includes over 34.2 miles of hiking trails, including 23 miles of equestrian trails and 10 miles of bike trails.

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