If you decide to come at the last minute, please RSVP directly to Ann Gaskell. ALL ARE WELCOME!
Suggested Items to Bring
Crate for your dog. Water for your dog, food for you if you do not want sausages or a veggie burger, drinks for you (water will be provided by the club), food for your dog (if needed), toys, leash, poop bags, treats for your dog. And whatever you need to have a super time!
Dogs must be on leash or crated. Off leash dogs are not allowed in the park except in the special dog park located near our site.
Alcohol is allowed at Ed Levin County Park. Please bring your favorite alcoholic beverage if you desire.
Rain or shine, come on out and join us. We will be under a beautiful covered pavilion with barbecues, surrounded by grass, next to a lake, close to parking with sidewalks and easy access for all.
Ed Lenin County Park—Sandy Wool Site
3100 Calaveras Road
Milpitas, CA 95035
There is a $6.00 park entrance fee per car.
Questions? Contact Ann Gaskell at ann.gaskell[email protected]
IMPORTANT: See detailed directions below!
***PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING***
The address the Santa Clara County Parks gives is misleading.
Here is the link to the map of the park where our site is located;
You can also google City of Milpitas Dog Park at Ed Levin and get the correct directions to our picnic site.
Pay the $6.00 Entrance Fee at the ranger station on Downing Road.
There is no cell phone service there so you won’t be able to reach me.
How to Get There
Traveling on either Interstate 680 or 880, take the Calaveras Road exit in Milpitas. Drive east towards the foothills along Calaveras Road. Calaveras Road passes through the southern portion of Ed Levin Park. There are two main use areas in the park. The Sandy Wool Lake area is located north of Calaveras Road and the Spring Valley Pond area is located south of Calaveras Road. To reach the Sandy Wool Lake area, take a left turn off Calaveras Road onto Downing Road. Travel north along Downing Road to reach Sandy Wool Lake, the hang gliding area and the main trail use areas. To reach the Spring Valley Pond area, continue along Calaveras Road, past Downing Road and turn right into the park area to reach the Ranger station, Visitor Center and Spring Valley Pond. Spring Valley Golf Course parking and Club House is located across Calaveras Road from the Visitor Center.
We are under the covered pavilion at the Sandy Wool Site picnic site, next to Sandy Wool Lake.