Lime Kiln Trail

MODERATE 25 reviews

Lime Kiln Trail is a 4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Los Gatos, California that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
4.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1131 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

The Lime Kiln Trail follows the Limekiln Creek. This pleasant out and back trail offers a great trail to get a taste of the Lexington Reservoir County Park. Bring lots of water, it can be hot and exposed at times The trail intersects Priest Rock trail and Kennedy Trail

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Some steep inclines. Shade on most of the trail up. A few rocky/slippery sections. We took Lime Kiln up, and Priest Rock Trail back down to where our car was parked. Nice hike!

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trail running
Monday, September 26, 2016

Lots of shade, decent inclines. Not too crowded even during weekends. Good running trail.

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