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Alum Rock Park, San Jose, California

 
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Distance from city center: 5.6mi
Sandro's pictureby Sandro Outdoors Activities travel tip
added on the 12th of October, 2010
Full of picnic tables, BBQs and 2 playgrounds, the Alum Rock Park is the greatest getaway if you're with friends as we were.

I doesn't matter if you live in San Jose or you're just in visit, you can go to the park for a relaxing afternoon, a stroll, for jogging or having some fun with friends. We went there to have a picnic one afternoon and we spent the whole time taking pictures, laughing, cracking jokes and just enjoying ourselves in each others company. Definitely recommending to everyone!

Address:
16240 Alum Rock Ave, San Jose, CA 95127, USA

Price:
Free.

On the web:
http://www.sjparks.org/regional/alumrock.asp

 
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