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Best trails in Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park

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Looking for a great trail in Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park, California? AllTrails has 16 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 12 moderate trails in Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park ranging from 3.4 to 13.9 miles and from 354 to 2,788 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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This 4,595-acre park is nestled in the Diablo Range east of the City of Gilroy. It features a 635-acre lake, camping and boat launch facilities, showers, and miles of horse, bicycle and hiking trails. The Bear and Mendoza Ranch sections of the park have over 15 miles of hiking, biking and equestrian trails that wind through oak studded canyons; and on top of grassy ridgelines, providing spectacular views of the south Santa Clara Valley. Trailheads can be found in all three sections of the park. Dogs on-leash are welcome. The park is open 8am to sunset.

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#1 - Harvey Bear, Willow Springs, and Townsprings Trail Loop
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 2 h 17 m
Harvey Bear, Willow Springs, and Townsprings Trail Loop is a 4.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near San Martin, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill lShow more
#2 - Coyote Ridge Trail
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 1 h 57 m
Coyote Ridge Trail is a 3.9 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Gilroy, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, horses, aShow more
#3 - Gaviota, Harvey Bear and Calaveras Trail
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 10.2 mi • Est. 4 h 52 m
Gaviota, Harvey Bear and Calaveras Trail is a 10.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near San Martin, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number ofShow more
#4 - Willow Springs Trail to Harvey Bear Trail Loop
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 7 m
Willow Springs Trail to Harvey Bear Trail Loop is a 6.1 mile loop trail located near San Martin, California that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is rated as moderate and offers a number of Show more
#5 - Valley Oak Trail at Coyote Lake
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 17 m
This route starts across the road from the Lake View Campground -- a handy trailhead if you've got youngsters eager for explorations. It's also one of the rare shady hikes in a section of the Diablo RShow more
#6 - Mendoza and Coyote Ridge Trail
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m
Mendoza and Coyote Ridge Trail is a 3.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Gilroy, California that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated as moderate and is primarily usShow more
#7 - Harvey Bear, Coyote Ridge, Savannah and Willow Springs Trail Loop
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 8.9 mi • Est. 4 h 33 m
Harvey Bear, Coyote Ridge, Savannah and Willow Springs Trail Loop is a 8.9 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near San Martin, California that offers scenic views. The trail is rated as moderaShow more
#8 - Townsprings, Harvey Bear, Coyote Ridge and Willow Springs Loop
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 4 m
Townsprings, Harvey Bear, Coyote Ridge and Willow Springs Loop is a 6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near San Martin, California that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is ratShow more
#9 - Harvey Bear, Calaveras, Coyote Ridge and Willow Springs Loop
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 7.8 mi • Est. 3 h 56 m
Harvey Bear, Calaveras, Coyote Ridge and Willow Springs Loop is a 7.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near San Martin, California that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated Show more
#10 - Savannah Trail Loop
Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h
This six-mile loop over the rolling hills of Harvey Bear Ranch introduces hikers to the wild terrain of the Diablo Range southeast of San Jose, California. Harvey Bear is a section of Coyote Lake CoShow more
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