Time: June 21, 2013 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: Calero/Rancho San Vicente
Street: 23205 McKean Rd.
City/Town: San Jose
Website or Map: http://www.parkhere.org
Phone: (408) 355-2240
Event Type: nature, hike
Organized By: Santa Clara County Parks Staff
Latest Activity: Apr 9, 2013
Take a moderate 3-mile hike to see soap root in bloom. This “evening bloomer’s” exquisite white flowers attract hummingbirds and a variety of insects to aid in pollination. Learn the many ways native Ohlone used the versatile plant. Meet at Calero Reservoir. $6 vehicle entrance fee. Dress in layers with sturdy hiking shoes and drinking water. Note: This is a guided hike in a “closed area” not yet open for public access, group stays together, some steep sections. Restrooms not available except at boat launch. Register online or call (408) 355-2240.