Razorback Ridge - Spring Ridge from Portola Road
9.8 miles     1800 ft
29 Dec 2010

A pleasant hike in Windy Hill

Location: Windy Hill Open Space Preserve

Elevation Profile
Trip Planning

Trail Maps

» Official Trail Map: Pretty good map showing various trails.

» Redwoodhikes Trail Map: Great map showing many parks like Purisima Creek, Huddart, Wunderlich, El Corte De Madera, Foothills, Hidden Villa and Rancho San Antonio. Trail maps for individual parks are available online for free. However, the RedwoodHikes map shows the big picture and is helpful for planning hikes that go through multiple parks.


To Skyline Blvd Parking Lots (7.1 miles): From Portola Road parking lot, follow Ridge Trail and other unnamed trails (see trail map) (1.2 miles) to reach an intersection with Hamms Gulch and Eagle Trail. Turn left on Eagle Trail (0.7 miles) → right on Razorback Ridge Trail (2.3 miles) → right on Lost Trail (1.7 miles) to an intersection with Hamms Gulch Trail. Continue along Lost Trail (0.4 miles) to a parking lot on Skyline Blvd. Continue along Lost Trail (0.1 miles) → right on Anniversary Trail (0.7 miles) to reach a second parking lot on Skyline Blvd.

To Portola Road Parking Lot (2.7 miles): From the second parking lot on Skyline Blvd, follow Spring Ridge Trail (1.6 miles) → continue along Spring Ridge TRail (0.3 miles) → left on Betsy Crowder Trail (0.6 miles) → short walk to parking lot (0.1 miles).


Full photo album — 29 December 2010

Photos are from a different hike with similar landscape: Hamms Gulch - Razorback Ridge from Skyline Blvd.

Location: Along Portola Road, Portola Valley, CA 94028 . No street address. Parking area is visible in Google Maps if you zoom in sufficiently.

Google Maps:

Parking Fees: None (last visited: ??)

Capacity: About 30 cars may be parked here.

Latitude: 37.376170     Longitude: -122.222762

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