Morgan Hill, CA Trails and Parks

Morgan Hill has 39 trails in the vicinity, including 27 hiking trails and 15 for horseback riding. These trails range from 1 to 26 miles in length. The most popular trails are Poverty Flat and Los Cruzeros Loop (Backpacking), Henry W. Coe State Park: Loop Trip to Kelly Lake from the Coyote Creek Entrance and Poverty Flat & Los Cruzeros or Lost Spring from Coe Park Headquarters (Backpacking). Trails.com member Mila H. recently completed Uvas Canyon County Park Waterfalls.
  • Chesbro and Uvas Reservoirs

    3 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    The route of this ride will take you along rural country roads as it circles the two major water sources for the Morgan Hill area, Chesbro and Uvas (Spanish for “grapes”) Reservoirs. The ride ...
    •  19 miles
    •  Guide

    The route of this ride will take you along rural country roads as it circles the two major water sources for the Morgan Hill ...

  • Henry Coe State Park Out-and-Back

    1 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    The largest state park in California, encompassing more than 80,000 acres, Henry Coe State Park is rugged and remote, while still being within easy access of the population centers of the Bay ...
    •  24 miles
    •  Guide

    The largest state park in California, encompassing more than 80,000 acres, Henry Coe State Park is rugged and remote, while ...

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: Poverty Flat Circle Hike via Middle Ridge

    1 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    This trip follows the route of Trip 4 as far as the Flat Frog Trail junction, then climbs up the Fish Trail to continue southeast down Middle Ridge (for hikers and bicyclists only) through its ...
    •  6 or 7 hours
    •  9.3 miles
    •  Guide

    This trip follows the route of Trip 4 as far as the Flat Frog Trail junction, then climbs up the Fish Trail to continue southeast ...

  • Henry Coe Middle Ridge Loop

    1 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    Mention Henry W. Coe State Park to local bikers and you’re likely to get a response along these lines: “Ooooh, that place is tough. Lots of steep climbing. You gotta be in great shape to ride ...
    •  11 miles
    •  Guide

    Mention Henry W. Coe State Park to local bikers and you’re likely to get a response along these lines: “Ooooh, that place ...

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: Circle Hike Along the Springs and Forest Trails

    1 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    Another level hike visits the south and north sides of Pine Ridge.
    •  2 hours
    •  3.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Another level hike visits the south and north sides of Pine Ridge.

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: Lion Spring Jaunt

    1 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    A short, fairly level walk from the park office on the south side of Pine Ridge visits a cool retreat—a delightful, fairly level trip for a family picnic.
    •  1+ hour
    •  2.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A short, fairly level walk from the park office on the south side of Pine Ridge visits a cool retreat—a delightful, fairly ...

  • Uvas Canyon County Park Waterfalls

    1 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    Uvas Canyon is a nice little 1133-acre park tucked away in the mountains just south of the greater Bay Area. This trail guide contains descriptions of the following trails: Granuja Falls, Black ...
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Uvas Canyon is a nice little 1133-acre park tucked away in the mountains just south of the greater Bay Area. This trail guide ...

  • Chesbro Reservoir

    1 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    Chesbro is a small, placid lake in the western foothills of the Santa Clara Valley. Santa Clara County manages the 650-acre Chesbro Reservoir for recreation and to help recharge the groundwater ...
    •  Day trip
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Chesbro is a small, placid lake in the western foothills of the Santa Clara Valley. Santa Clara County manages the 650-acre ...

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: Loop Trip to Middle Ridge via Frog Lake

    0 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    A good stiff climb on the outbound trip takes you to ridges capped with pines and tall manzanitas followed by a trip through a pretty valley.
    •  4.5 hours
    •  7.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A good stiff climb on the outbound trip takes you to ridges capped with pines and tall manzanitas followed by a trip through ...

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: A Short Climb to Henry W. Coe's Monument

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    The spectacular views are worth the trip up Pine Ridge.
    •  1 hour
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    The spectacular views are worth the trip up Pine Ridge.

  • Poverty Flat Loop Trail

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    Between the coastal range and the Central Valley lies a group of rolling mountains known as the Diablo Range. This is a beautiful area with steep-sided hills and narrow valleys. Hilltops and ...
    •  6 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Between the coastal range and the Central Valley lies a group of rolling mountains known as the Diablo Range. This is a beautiful ...

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: Coit Lake

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    Take a secluded backpack trip in gently sculpted hills past oak savanna to Coit Lake. Along the way you’ll have grand views of foothill slopes and canyons. Plan this hike for the spring months ...
    •  3 - 5 days
    •  26 miles
    •  Guide

    Take a secluded backpack trip in gently sculpted hills past oak savanna to Coit Lake. Along the way you’ll have grand views ...

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: Loop Trip to Redfern Pond from Hunting Hollow Entrance

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    Climb to high, steep-sided ridges above tree-shaded canyons to remote grasslands with around-the-compass views.
    •  7 hours
    •  11 miles
    •  Guide

    Climb to high, steep-sided ridges above tree-shaded canyons to remote grasslands with around-the-compass views.

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: Loop Trip to Kelly Lake from the Coyote Creek Entrance

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    From creekside to ridgecrest to lakeside this trip in spring will reward you with fields of wildflowers and a shady rest stop beside Kelly Lake.
    •  9 hours
    •  12.1 miles
    •  Guide

    From creekside to ridgecrest to lakeside this trip in spring will reward you with fields of wildflowers and a shady rest ...

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: Loop Trip to Mahoney Meadows

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    A vigorous trip from Manzanita Point takes you to China Hole, out to the high, oak-dotted grasslands of Mahoney Meadows in the eastern sections of the old Coe Ranch, and back through The Narrows ...
    •  7 hours
    •  11.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A vigorous trip from Manzanita Point takes you to China Hole, out to the high, oak-dotted grasslands of Mahoney Meadows in ...

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: Loop Trip from Manzanita Point to Poverty Flat

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    This trip, for hikers only, features over 2 miles of shady streamside trails, with a stop for lunch and swimming at China Hole, and a steep climb back from Poverty Flat through a forest of oaks, ...
    •  3.5 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    This trip, for hikers only, features over 2 miles of shady streamside trails, with a stop for lunch and swimming at China ...

  • Henry W. Coe State Park: The Big Loop

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    From the heights of Blue Ridge to the cool waters of East Fork Coyote Creek, this hike samples most of the unique terrain of Sada Coe’s original park gift. It is a very strenuous, long day’s ...
    •  10-12 hours; 2-day vigorous bckpack trip
    •  17.1 miles
    •  Guide

    From the heights of Blue Ridge to the cool waters of East Fork Coyote Creek, this hike samples most of the unique terrain ...

  • Henry Coe State Park - Middle Ridge Loop

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    About 12 miles east of Morgan Hill in Southern Santa Clara County lies Henry Coe State Park, one of the largest and most remote of all the parks in the Bay Area. Its remoteness is also part ...
    •  2 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    About 12 miles east of Morgan Hill in Southern Santa Clara County lies Henry Coe State Park, one of the largest and most ...

  • Henry Coe State Park / Middle Ridge Loop

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    At over 79,000 acres, Henry Coe is California's largest state park. Some 22,000 of those acres are designated wilderness and, thus, are closes to bikes. The trails take you through forests ...
    •  9.5 miles
    •  Guide

    At over 79,000 acres, Henry Coe is California's largest state park. Some 22,000 of those acres are designated wilderness ...

  • Anderson Lake

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    At 7 miles long, Anderson is the largest of the local lakes. Only 2 miles below its upstream neighbor on Coyote Creek, Anderson is a 2X version of Coyote Lake. It’s also narrow, straight, framed ...
    •  14 miles
    •  Guide

    At 7 miles long, Anderson is the largest of the local lakes. Only 2 miles below its upstream neighbor on Coyote Creek, Anderson ...

  • Henry W. Coe Park: China Hole Out-and-Back

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    This is one of the few intermediate rides in Henry W. Coe State Park and requires some stamina. There is no bailing on the ride out. A smooth dirt road takes you down to and back from Manzanita ...
    •  1.5 - 2 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    This is one of the few intermediate rides in Henry W. Coe State Park and requires some stamina. There is no bailing on the ...

  • Henry W. Coe Park: Middle Ridge Loop

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    Morgan Hill, CA

    Welcome to miles of legal singletrack in a state park! This ride is a good introduction to Henry W. Coe State Park. If you like it, there is more to come back for. A meandering singletrack takes ...
    •  2.5 hours
    •  10.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Welcome to miles of legal singletrack in a state park! This ride is a good introduction to Henry W. Coe State Park. If you ...

  • Poverty Flat and Los Cruzeros Loop (Backpacking)

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    Morgan Hill , CA

    This trip takes you on a circle route around the western area of Henry W. Coe State Park—sampling high ridges, dense manzanita forests, oak savannas, and campsites beside two forks of Coyote ...
    •  2-3 days
    •  13.9 miles
    •  Guide

    This trip takes you on a circle route around the western area of Henry W. Coe State Park—sampling high ridges, dense manzanita ...

  • Poverty Flat & Los Cruzeros or Lost Spring from Coe Park Headquarters (Backpacking)

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    Morgan Hill , CA

    This trip takes you on a circle route around the western area of Henry W. Coe State Park—sampling high ridges, dense manzanita forests, oak savannas, and campsites beside two forks of Coyote ...
    •  2-3 days
    •  13.9 miles
    •  Guide

    This trip takes you on a circle route around the western area of Henry W. Coe State Park—sampling high ridges, dense manzanita ...

  • China Hole Trail

    0 Reviews

    Morgan Hill, CA

    Don’t attempt this ride unless you’re in good aerobic condition: It’s a long climb out of the canyon! I get almost spiritual pleasure riding on well-built singletracks through natural areas; ...
    •  2 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Don’t attempt this ride unless you’re in good aerobic condition: It’s a long climb out of the canyon! I get almost spiritual ...