Photos from a December 2001 hike at Stevens Creek County Park
(click on any image for a larger view)
Trailhead
Trailhead
Park road
Walking back on the park road to the trail
Stevens Creek Trail
Stevens Creek Tony Look Trail
Trail
Trail climbs gently
Flat spot
Flat spot
Junction
Junction
Brief uphill
Brief uphill
Trail levels out
Trail levels out
Along the reservoir
Along the reservoir
Junction
Junction
Volunteer built trail
Start of volunteer built segment
Into the woods
Into the woods
Blackberry
Blackberry vines have overtaken the understory
Ascending
Ascending
Transition
Trail steps out into chaparral
Chamise lines the trail
Chamise and cercocarpus line the trail
Pitcher sage
Pitcher sage
Under oaks
Trail snakes downhill under oaks
Fenced
Fence protects from a steep dropoff
Bridge
Plank bridge
Bridge
Another plank bridge
Ascending
Ascending
View
Reservoir view
Woods
Back in the woods
View
Another view
Trail
Descending
     Waterfall
     Seasonal waterfall
Pretty stretch
Pretty stretch of trail
Big-leaf maple along the trail
Big-leaf maple along the trail
Woods
Woods, again
Bridge
Bridge
Ascending
Ascending, again
Laurel Flat
Laurel Flat
Trail widens
Trail widens
Junction
Stay straight here
Junction
Junction near Stevens Canyon Road
Trail
Trail follows along, but above the road
Muddy creek crossing
A little creek crossing that's muddy in the winter
Junction
Junction near Madrone Group Area
Climbing
Climbing
Bridge and junction
Bridge and unsigned junction: stay to the left
Switchback
Switchback
Toyon of the side of the trail
Toyon on the side of the trail
View
View southwest
Woods
Once more, in the woods
Grassy spot
Grassy spot on the side of the trail
Arch
Tree arches over the trail
Crest and park border
Crest and park border
Steep
Steep descent
Approaching a series of junctions
Approaching a series of junctions
Vista Loop Trail
Vista Loop Trail
Junction
Junction
Coyote Ridge Trail
Start of Coyote Ridge Trail
Slight uphill stretch
Slight uphill stretch
Junction
Junction
Ascending to Maisie's Peak
Ascending to Maisie's Peak
top
Top of the peak
View
View south to Mount Umunhum
Returning to Coyote Ridge Trail
Returning to Coyote Ridge Trail
Coyote Ridge Trail
Coyote Ridge Trail
Junction
Junction
Junction
Junction
Junction
Junction
View
View to Fremont Older's Hunter's Point
Coyote Ridge Trail
Coyote Ridge Trail
Junction
Bear left at this junction
Trail and power tower
High tension power towers along the trail
Descending
Descending
Junction
Junction with Stevens Creek Tony Look Trail
Returning to the trailhead
Returning to the trailhead




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