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Easy hike by salt marshes and creeks

Leashed dogs are allowed here and the trails are easy walking, although, after several hours, I... read more

Reviewed February 16, 2018
Palo Alto, California
via mobile
Nice hiking, some good views, some bird watching

You can hike on the levees from Byxbee Park to Mountain View's Shoreline Park - it's about 2 miles... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2016
Palo Alto, California
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16 Feb 2018
“Easy hike by salt marshes and creeks”
3 May 2016
“Nice hiking, some good views, some bird watching”
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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Leashed dogs are allowed here and the trails are easy walking, although, after several hours, I wished I wore heavier soled shoes.......most of the trails were on pebbley terrain. I saw a multitude of different birds and rabbits on the marsh. I followed the Adobe...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank 949sharonl
Reviewed May 3, 2016

You can hike on the levees from Byxbee Park to Mountain View's Shoreline Park - it's about 2 miles to the pump house (which is the closest side of the Mountain View section to Byxbee) or continue past the pump house to Shoreline Lake (a...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank 650MEP
Reviewed September 9, 2015

This was our very first evening in California experience. Excellent. Go with a local if at all possible as there is plenty of local history to learn about. The city is doing a great job of making a park out of dump lands, salt marshes,...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Ellen F
Reviewed June 29, 2014

Best part about Byxbee is you can bring your dog friend on a leash. It is a great place for long, meandering walks and birdwatching, with some outdoor art installations that make you go "hmm...".

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Katie B
Reviewed April 13, 2013

When you first arrive, it can be a bit underwhelming, but this is the sort of spot that grows on you. You will share the wide gravel paths with walkers, dog walkers, runners and bikers. You can see for miles and if you are paying...More

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank Colleen D
Reviewed November 18, 2012

I like running here. It's flat, you're running along a levee, you can see for miles, and you can just keep running. The only problem is there isn't much of a loop - you just out and back, even if you run all the way...More

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank bbulkow
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