Peak Bagging: Coyote Peak in Santa Teresa County Park, San Jose, CA

Miner's LettucePeak Bagging: Coyote Peak in Santa Teresa County Park, San Jose, CA

  • Location: Coyote Peak, Santa Teresa County Park, California
  • Distance: 3.5 miles (loop)
  • Ascent: 600 feet
  • Difficulty: Medium

I’ve started thinking about climbing Mt. Shasta again, and with that in mind, decided to climb every peak (and “peak” as some are piddly) in the Bay Area as training. There are a lot of amazing climbs to be had here (Mt. Tam! Mt. Diablo!) but I decided to start small with Coyote Peak, located close to my home in Santa Teresa County Park, San Jose, California.

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