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Anderson Lake County Park and Coyote Creek Parkway

AndersonLakeAnderson Lake, Santa Clara County’s largest reservoir, is located in the hills just east of Morgan Hill. The seven-mile-long lake provides opportunities for power and non-power boating and fishing. The 2,365 acre park surrounding the lake and downstream Coyote Creek features picnic areas and multiple use trails for hikers, bicyclists and equestrians.

Anderson Lake and the picnic areas along the Coyote Creek are located on Cochrane Road in Morgan Hill, east of Highway 101. To reach the Woodchopper’s picnic area or the Jackson Ranch, follow Dunne Avenue east from Highway 101. The Coyote Creek Parkway multiple use trails can be reached by following Cochrane Road west from Highway 101 to Monterey Road. Turn right onto Monterey Road and after approximately one mile, turn right (east) onto Burnett Avenue to the trail head.