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San Jose

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Head of the high-tech Silicone Valley, San Jose California is located in the San Francisco region's South Bay. Close to redwood forests, State Parks & a wildlife refuge, SJ has mountain biking & hiking trails just a few minutes away.
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elevation: 87' population: 974,000 zip code: 95113


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Santa Clara County
S of San Francisco
between Interstate 680 & Hwy. 101




  • The Tech Museum of Innovation
  • Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum
  • Discovery Museum
  • Mount Isabel - elev. 4233'
  • Mount Hamilton - elev. 4209'
  • Rattlesnake Butte - elev. 3460'
  • Mountain Biking
  • Lick Observatory
  • Wineries
  • Biking & Rentals
  • Winchester Mystery House
  • Arroyo Hondo
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • San Franciso Bay Wildlife Refuge
  • Lexington Reservoir
  • Hakone Gardens
  • San Jose Trails
  • Henry Coe State Park
  • Portola Redwoods State Park
  • Big Basin Redwoods State Park
  • Santa Teresa County Park
  • Ed Levin County Park
  • Joseph D. Grant County Park
  • Sierra Vista Open Space Preserve
  • san jose campgrounds

    Henry Coe State Park Campground
    Portola Redwoods Campground
    Big Basin Redwoods Santa Cruz
    Anthony Chabot Regional Park
    Del Valle Regional Park

    tent camping

    The largest city in Northern California and a major meeting destination for high-tech industry players, San Jose is often referred to as 'The Capital of Silicon Valley'

    nearby towns:
    Mountain View
    Los Gatos
    Palo Alto
    Santa Cruz
    Ben Lomond
    local links:

    San Jose Chamber of Commerce
    310 South First St. San Jose, CA 95113

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    South Bay Hikes
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    Amtrak Trains
    Amador Farmers Market
    Bay Area Time Bank
    Red Barn Farm

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