Rancho Santa Teresa in San Jose in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Bernal Adobe Site and Bear Tree
Erected 1996 by California Trails and Greenways Foundation, Bob Biggs Realtor, Friends of Santa Teresa Park, Santa Clara County Parks and Recreation Dept.. Children for Oak Grove School Dist,, Mountain Charlie Chapter 1850 E Clampus Vitus.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Hispanic Americans • Native Americans • Sports. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus, and the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1826.
Location. 37° 13.611′ N, 121° 47.583′ W. Marker is in San Jose, California, in Santa Clara County. It is in Rancho Santa Teresa. Marker can be reached from Curie Drive east of Korhummel Way, on the right when traveling east. The plaque is mounted to a concrete foundation along an unnamed hiking trail in the Rancho Santa Teresa Historic Area of Santa Teresa County Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 277 Curie Drive, San Jose CA 95119, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Santa Teresa Spring (about 700 feet away, measured The Santa Teresa Spring (about 700 feet away); The Bernal Hacienda (about 800 feet away); Beyond Cattle & Farming (approx. 0.2 miles away); Farming Replaces Cattle Ranching (approx. 0.2 miles away); Welcome to the Bernal-Gulnac-Joice Ranch (approx. ¼ mile away); Farm Animals (approx. ¼ mile away); Barns and Outbuildings (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Jose.
1. Marker Moved
The marker was moved from its original roadside location, about 300 feet south, to a trail-side spot near the Bear Tree.
— Submitted March 26, 2023, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 26, 2023. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 1,423 times since then and 170 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 26, 2023, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California. 2, 3. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 4. submitted on March 26, 2023, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.