Capehorn Pass Trail, San Jose

Directions:: Take 85 south to Almaden. Go south and veer right on Old Almaden Road. Turn right on Mockingbird Hill Lane. Parking lot is on left at top of hill. Trailhead at upper right corner of parking lot. Take Capehorn Pass trail up the short hill. At top of hill, jog left a few feet, then turn right onto the unmarked single-lane trail. Out and back.

Trail Information:: Miles of gorgeous single-track trail where you'll almost never meet another runner. It's within shouting distance of San Jose, yet it feels very remote.

George Beinhorn