There are two bike routes from Santa Clara University (approximately 4.5 miles from Ulistac).
The Quick Route:
North on Lafayette St. (about 4 miles)
Right on Hope (after going under San Thomas/Montague overpass)
Left on Lick Mill Blvd.
The Scenic Route:
North on Lafayette St.
Left on Harrison St.
Right on Monroe St.
Right on Scott St.
Cross San Thomas/Montague and turn right on Levee Path along the creek
Levee ends at intersection of Mission College Blvd and Agnew
Head in the same direction you were going on Levee along Agnew (do not get back on the creek trail even through the sign says bike route).
Cross the train tracks and turn left on Lafayette St.
Turn right on Hope St.
Turn left on Lick Mill Blvd.
*NOTE: You cross under Highway 101 on Levee Rd, which may be muddy or flooded at times in the winter. Watch out for thorns on Levee (don't ride the edge).