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Mt. Madonna County Park

madonna_deerMt. Madonna County Park is located in the coastal hills west of Gilroy. This 3,219 acre park is one of the most majestic of Santa Clara County’s regional park and recreation areas. The park is dominated by the redwood forest so characteristic of the Santa Cruz Mountain range. To the east, the park overlooks the Santa Clara Valley, to the west, Monterey Bay. A popular attraction is the herd of white deer in an easily accessible fenced area.
The park is located on Highway 152 (Hecker Pass Highway), ten miles west of Gilroy. From the east, use Highway 101, and take the Highway 152 West exit. The entrance to the park is located at the summit of Highway 152 at Pole Line Road.