17 miles
Distance
4,635 ft
Climb
-4,636 ft
Descent
2,622 ft
High Point

Kennedy trail is a fairly steep fire trail that stays dry / drains well after rain after the initial entry. Part of the Sierra Azul open space.

KENNEDY-LIMEKILN AREA
The most popular is the 2,920-acre Kennedy-Limekiln Area, accessible from Kennedy Road in Los Gatos, and from Highway 17, adjacent to Lexington Reservoir County Park and St. Joseph's Hill Open Space Preserve.

15 miles of trails, providing hikers, bicyclists, and equestrians with some excellent, strenuous loop trails.
Leashed dogs are allowed only on the trails in the Kennedy-Limekiln Area.
Bicyclists: there is a 15 mph trail speed limit and helmets are required at all times.
The popular Kennedy Trail/Limekiln Trail loop covers over 14 miles, and includes nearly 2,000 feet in elevation gain.

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More Stats for Kennedy Tree mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    376 ft
  • Altitude start
    382 ft
  • Altitude end
    381 ft
  • Grade
    -0.001%
  • Grade max
    -50.274%
  • Grade min
    57.194%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
Avg: 2 (1 votes)
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