Welcome to the 95033 LocalWiki!

A website about 95033 that anyone can edit

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Welcome to the LocalWiki for the 95033 area in the beautiful Los Gatos / Santa Cruz Mountains in California, USA ! This project is an interconnected community effort to explore, discuss and compile anything and everything about our area — especially the many little enjoyable things that make us love where we live.  You're invited to share what you know about the 95033 community and the whole world!  This is a guide written by YOU

Click on Explore at the top to see what's here now.

New? Check out the introductionNeed help editing or would like to read more about this? Check out the  Davis Wiki Guide - it has all the information on how to create an account, edit this wiki, create links, pages, maps etc.  Davis was the original for localwiki and their guide is superb.   You can also see the help page on the LocalWiki Guide!   Need inspiration? See the list of all our pages!

So, get started already!  It's as easy as clicking the edit button.  You can edit this and any other page!  If you're worried about editing, here is a test page that you can edit without worry. Play with the system there if you like. You won't hurt anything!


Life in the Mountains

Things to do: Check out the Events Calendar , see the locally generated List Of Places To Visit, Restaurants, and Wineries.  And, for Halloween, there are 2 spots:  Villa Del Monte and Summit Woods.

Community Organizations: Join one from the list of Local Organizations

Schools and Education are important! Look at our list of Educational links

Local Businesses need support. Our list of Local Businesses includes groceries stores, food, media, wineries, vets, and more

Local Points of Interest are many and varied.  Read about Neighborhoods/AreasParks/Open Spaces, Local RoadsOther Landmarks.  Google Map of 95033 Landmarks.

Local Topics of Interest:  Mountain TerminologyEmergency InformationRoad Closure Information, Firewood, Animals and Plants, Propane, Solar Power, Books (about the area), Basics of Living in the Mountains, Useful Links and Phone Numbers, Recommended Mountain Service Providers, Missing Pets, Weather Information

Government and Politics:  Information about Government, Demographics, Economics

Looking for something to edit? Pick a page and add to it! But if you're at a loss, consider looking at this page of items that need a home. Maybe you can create a page for one of those and fill it in. Thank you!


This site was started on March 13, 2015 based on an email chain on the 95033Talk email list.  That email list generated a lot of buzz and spawned an idea that we hope takes off.  Thanks for joining us in this effort.   Let's make this 95033Wiki the place where we can appreciate our beloved mountains, create community, and share our collective knowledge.

Some interesting pages

Highway 17
Villa Del Monte