Still, when I first call Jay to arrange a visit, it is clear he has a sense of humor about the stereotype.
There are at least four commonly accepted nude beaches in the area, and another half dozen or so where nakedness has been reported.
Lodging can be had in yurts, trailers and some cabins, or visitors can pitch a tent.
Kiva Retreat House and Heartwood Spa sport outdoor tubs in community garden areas.
Lupin Naturist Club 20600 Aldercroft Heights Road, Los Gatos 408.