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This 180-space all-ages community is located in San Jose close to major transportation hubs, including light rail stations, and expressway interchanges. The clubhouse was built in 1973 in an Indian pueblo design. Original artwork and old photographs are a tribute to the Southwest Indian cultures.

Continue to read to find out what to know about calling Mountain Shadows home.

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Mountain Shadows Real Estate & Amenities

Real Estate 

Mountain Shadows homes in San Jose, CA are relatively modern, single-family homes. For its prime location, Mountain Shadows is one of San Jose's more expensive communities. The median listing price of a home in Mountain Shadows is $2.97m.

There are many wonderful amenities in Mountain Shadows. There is a spacious clubhouse and adjoining common areas that include a meeting room, coffee area, kitchen, billiard room, laundry facilities, playground, swimming pool, and spa. This intimate community is a quiet oasis in one of San Jose's most desirable areas.

Mountain Shadows Schools

San Jose Unified School District 

Students living in the Mountain Shadows community are zoned into the San Jose Unified School District, a school district that prides itself on a strong learning foundation backed by extracurricular and academic activities to support personal and educational development. Support services are offered for future endeavors in higher education or entering the workforce. Below are the following schools that serve Mountain Shadows in San Jose, CA.

Mountain Shadows Parks

Those who find peace in being in the great outdoors will rest assured that being a resident of Mountain Shadows also means easy access to the great outdoors of San Jose, CA. For lovers of parks to bring their children to for a playdate or avid hikers, there is always something for everyone to enjoy outside near Mountain Shadows in San Jose, CA.

Greystone Park 

Greystone Park features picnic areas with BBQ amenities, and two playgrounds for children of various ages, one for children aged 2-5 and one for children aged 5-12. There are spacious green grassy areas for parents who can watch their children play catch or tag, all connected to the park itself.

Rancho San Vicente Open Space Preserve 

For a moderate hike in the newest section of Valero County Park, the Rancho San Vicente Open Space Preserve offers views of Calero Reservoir and Mt Umunhum. On your relatively easy hike keep an eye out for wildflowers in the spring, reptile species like the western fence lizard, and the endangered Bay checkerspot butterfly.

Mountain Shadows Things to Do, Dining & Shopping

Living in Mountain Shadows not only affords residents in-neighborhood amenities but also city amenities in the surrounding San Jose, CA area. Residents and visitors can find plenty of activities in the surrounding San Jose city, as well as plenty of nearby dining areas, and shops to keep you busy year-round.

Things to Do

Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum 

This museum in San Jose is home to the largest collection of Egyptian artifacts on exhibit in western North Africa. At the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum, you can learn all about cats, and why the ancient Egyptians loved the feline form. Take group tours or self-guided tours for an afternoon. This museum also hosts seasonal events, which can make for a fun date afternoon.

The Tech Interactive

The Tech is a mission-driven organization that develops the next generation of problem-solving locally, nationally, and globally, through the creation and distribution of world-class immersive STEAM education resources. There are educational and interactive exhibits that you and the family can enjoy, including exhibits like the Body Worlds Decoded, BioDesign Studio, BioTinkering Lab, and Innovations in Healthcare just to list a few.

Mount Umunhum

Explore this Open Space haven that not only delivers a diverse nature encounter accessible to all but also offers distinctive chances to delve into the Native American heritage at the Ceremonial Space. Uncover the military history within the iconic radar tower, a pivotal component of the west coast's missile defense system. Embark on hikes along trails adorned with petite rock garden flowers and majestic pines. Revel in panoramic views from the East Summit Viewpoint, making each visit a unique and enriching experience.


Elements Restaurant 

This unassuming destination features creative, European-inspired Vietnamese fare in a simple interior. The Elements Restaurant offers an upscale dining experience in a bistro setting, located right in the heart of San Jose, utilizing fresh and local ingredients in every dish found on the menu. Check out the shareable starter, Five Spice Rotisserie Quails, consisting of two rotisserie quails and a side of mixed greens. For your entree, don't miss out on the Salmon Wellington, consisting of salmon, mushroom, spinach, bell pepper, and topped with lemon beurre blanc.

La Foret 

This romantic restaurant offers a sophisticated French dining experience in a countryside setting. At La Foret, travel to France without leaving San Jose in an old country setting, adding sophistication to your upcoming gatherings and events. For a shareable starter, check out the Prawns Meunière, served with butter, garlic, Meyer lemon, and vin blanc. Treat yourself to an entree consisting of Wild Boar, served with sage-crusted medallions of wild boar and roasted garlic cabernet sauce.


Unicorn Thrift Shop 

This small shop specializes in selling used apparel, appliances, furniture, and other goods. Like local shops typically do, the Unicorn Thrift Shop donates its profits to charity. This thrift store carries a large variety of merchandise, from clothing to trinkets like jewelry and tchotchkes to decorate your house.


This local chain specialty retailer sells apparel, accessories, home goods, gifts, and novelties. At BoxLunch, you can find apparel, and accessories like jewelry, gifts, gear, and more in person. Fans of various fandoms will love to find this Disney-store-gift-shop-office-decor-anime-clothing-geeky-stuff combo shop that has everything imaginable.

Interested in the allure of calling Mountain Shadows home? This San Jose neighborhood features some of the best real estate and in-neighborhood amenities, as well as a top-rated school district, making Mountain Shadows a perfect choice for young families looking for city amenities outside of slower living. For its prime location, living in Mountain Shadows means the best access to dining, shopping, and activities to enjoy with family or friends. Explore the best of the Mountain Shadows neighborhood today.

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