Nation Bike Journey and Go to to Chitactac-Adams County Park


A pleasant rural trip of about an hour a technique takes me to Chitactac-Adams Heritage County Park. This was traditionally the village of Chitactac, the dwelling website of members of the Ohlone tribe of Native Individuals for greater than a thousand years. It was later the positioning of the one room Adams schoolhouse, which was used from the 1850s to 1956.

Lovely Oak-shaded interpretive path.

There are various interpretive indicators on the self-guided stroll. This one exhibits the development of a Native American roundhouse:

There are a whole lot of attention-grabbing rock formations which include petroglyphs, although I didn’t discover any:

I did see some grinding rocks. Native Individuals used depressions in rocks as mortars to grind meals. There was an attention-grabbing signal explaining meals processing methods:

Grinding rock

The path runs near Uvas creek, downstream from the place it flowed by way of our yard at our earlier home:

That is all in a reasonably location, positioned in a valley off the current Watsonville street:

Lovely interpretive heart harking back to Native American structure:

This was an pleasurable and attention-grabbing solution to spend a few hours (together with the bike trip) on a pleasant day.


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