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Backpacking at Mission Peak

Several popular trails bypass the Eagle Spring campsite near the Fremont peak.
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Overview :  A nice campsite called Eagle Spring lies on the east side of Mission Peak, which is far better known for its day-hiking.

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Tips:  Backpacking requires proper gear and the physical stamina to carry it - this is especially true while hiking up to Mission Peak. While... more »

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Bay Area Ridge Trail, California, United States
Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 13.5 miles
Duration: Full day
Extra-strenuous hike goes to Monument Peak, Mission Peak and back over 14 miles in an excellent spring outing.
Mission Peak Regional Preserve, California, United States
Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 8 miles
Duration: Half day
Gradual route is a less-strenuous option for hiking to the top of the popular East Bay peak
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Livermore, California, United States
Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 29.1 miles
Duration: Multiple days
Rugged but rewarding trek is best way to see East Bay backcountry
Sunol Regional Wilderness, California, United States
Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 10.2 miles
Duration: Full day
This back-door route to Mission Peak is a wilder, quieter alternative to more popular trails