Anza Trail Blog

Tag = Santa Clara County

Learning about the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail

Tagged as:   Alameda County , Historic Sites , Santa Clara County

Staff from the National Park Service Pacific West Region HQ left their skyscraper office and took a learning tour of the Juan… Read more »

Hike Report: Coyote Valley Open Space Preserve

Tagged as:   Recreation Trail , Santa Clara County , hiking

Recently opened to the public the Coyote Valley Open Space Preserve provides people with great opportunity to hike, bike or ride horseback… Read more »

Hike Report: Ed Levin County Park

Tagged as:   Recreation Trail , Santa Clara County , hiking

The Anza Trail is partnering with Santa Clara County Parks to offer a series of hikes in celebration of the National Park… Read more »

Where the Anza Trail Meets Silicon Valley: The View from Coyote Valley Open Space

Tagged as:   California , Santa Clara County

On June 27, 2015, as Anza Expedition descendants commemorated their ancestors’ arrival at the Presidio of San Francisco, a new public land… Read more »

Daughters of the American Revolution Unveil Anza Marker in Morgan Hill

Tagged as:   California , Historic Sites , Santa Clara County , Volunteers , history

The California State Society Daughters of the American Revolution (CSSDAR) has commemorated the Anza Expedition with a new marker at the expedition’s… Read more »

San Jose: Become a National Park Service Volunteer on Board Amtrak

Tagged as:   Santa Clara County , Volunteers

All aboard! The Trails & Rails program – a partnership between the National Park Service and Amtrak – is expanding to San… Read more »

California Historical Society’s Exhibit Pays Tribute to Californios and Juana Briones

Tagged as:   San Francisco County , Santa Clara County , history , women

A new exhibit at the California Historical Society (CHS) celebrates a Californio woman, Juana de la Trinidad Briones y Tapia de Miranda,… Read more »

Hike the Anza Trail through the Cardiac Hills of New Almaden Quicksilver

Tagged as:   Recreation Trail , Santa Clara County

A steep climb up, followed by a swift hike down: This 3-mile loop along the Anza Recreation Trail in New Almaden Quicksilver… Read more »

Roberto-Sunol Adobe Acquired by California Pioneers of Santa Clara County

Tagged as:   California , Historic Sites , Santa Clara County

San Jose has only two extant adobes, one of which is the Roberto-Sunol Adobe at 770 Lincoln Avenue in the Willow Glen… Read more »