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Best trails in Ed R Levin County Park

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Looking for a great trail in Ed R Levin County Park, California? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, views 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. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 2 easy trails in Ed R Levin County Park ranging from 2.3 to 2.3 miles and from 564 to 770 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Welcome to Ed R. Levin County Park, one of Santa Clara County's most unique regional park and recreation areas. This 1,541-acre park combines the traditional features of an urban park such as picnicking, fishing and play areas, with the complex trail system of many regional wilderness parks. Ed Levin's expansive lawn areas make it an ideal spot for family outings, while the rolling grasslands and Oak woodlands are available to visitors looking for a back-to-nature experience. The park's Monument Peak provides a spectacular view of the valley floor and the San Francisco Bay. Enjoy your visit, and return often to enjoy the many unique aspects of Ed R. Levin County Park. Also featured at the park is an expansive off-leash dog park for large and small dogs alike! Owned and operated by the City of Milpitas this dog park is one of the most popular features in Ed Levin County Park. Dogs are also allowed on-leash in parking lots, picnic areas, and all trails north of Calaveras Road. The park is open 8am to sunset.

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Map of trails in Ed R Levin County Park
Park information
Acreage:
1541 acres
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Top trails (6)
#1 - Monument Peak Trail
Ed R Levin County Park
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Length: 9.8 mi • Est. 4 h 41 m
Hours: 8am - Sunset A beautiful and challenging hike up to the summit of Monument Peak. If you are looking for a memorable adventure, this hike is for you. Watch out for soaring hang gliders, as you Show more
#2 - Agua Caliente, Sierra Caliente and Monument Peak
Ed R Levin County Park
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 42 m
Entry fees are collected for vehicles. An out and back option that takes the Agua Caliente Trail past several hang gliding take off locations. Although steep in sections, this trail offers great viewsShow more
#3 - Agua Caliente Trail
Ed R Levin County Park
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Length: 7.9 mi • Est. 4 h 36 m
Note: As of April 2020, Part of Agua Caliente trail (above Calera Creek trail junction) is closed due to a locked gate. Agua Caliente Trail offers a pleasant loop through Ed R. Levine Country park. ThShow more
#4 - Mission Peak via Bay Area Ridge Trail and Ed Levin Park
Ed R Levin County Park
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Length: 13.5 mi • Est. 7 h 35 m
Extra-strenuous hike goes to Monument Peak, Mission Peak and back over 14 miles in an excellent spring outing. Hiking to Monument Peak from Ed Levin County Park, huffing it over to Mission Peak and Show more
#5 - Spring Valley to Los Coches Ridge Trail Loop
Ed R Levin County Park
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 15 m
Note: The Spring Valley Trail is currently closed due to a landslide.Show more
#6 - Spring Valley Trail [CLOSED]
Ed R Levin County Park
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 8 m
Note: This trail is currently closed until further notice due to a landslide. For more information, please see https://www.sccgov.org/sites/parks/parkfinder/Pages/Ed-Levin.aspxShow more