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Mission Peak Regional Preserve

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Hike to remember

Hadn't been here in 20 some yrs. My boys wanted to see what Mission Peak was all about. Had a blast... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Reta C
Fremont, California
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Working your way to the top of the Bay

Mission peak has been a local and regional favorite destination for even the most moderately active... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fremont, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hadn't been here in 20 some yrs. My boys wanted to see what Mission Peak was all about. Had a blast didn't think i was going to make it back down but i did..

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Reta C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Climed Mission Peak couple of times. Very good hiking experience. Fascinating view of Silicon Valley from the Peak. A good half day hiking.... if you are in SFO or in Fremont.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JMankidy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mission peak has been a local and regional favorite destination for even the most moderately active people In the Fremont and surrounding areas. Almost like a pilgrimage for the regulars. Despite battles between nearby residents and callous visitors, it’s still the favorite for hikers and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sudhendu76
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hike up Mission Peak about once/week. I have hiked the Ohlone College and Stanford Avenue trails. The Stanford Avenue trailhead can be difficult to find parking, but this trail has the more scenic views of the Bay Area as you are hiking up. It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Leila C
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Mission Peak is a great hike From the top you can see the whole Bay Area A lot of people hike Mission Peak You hike from Ohlone College or Stanford Ave Take water with you

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rkimel559
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

What a nice country hike in a city setting. I used to work in the area and did this hike many, many times...but that was 15 years ago. I eventually worked up being able to jog all the way to the top. Again, that was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

I’ve done this hike a few times and it always gets my heart going. Good elevation gain and wonderful views of the the Bay Area. Bring plenty of water and comfy shoes.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeff D
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the hike. Tougher than expected but loved every minute and the views are breathtaking! Went at 9 am on a sunday. Parked in the car park and walked. Wore nike knits which were ok but a robust trainer would be better. Allow 1.5...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank zippyz2014
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Our last day in Milpitas and those brown, moonscape, domed mountains which circle the Bay Area were calling to me to climb, Climb, CLIMB! A coworker and I beat the Friday afternoon traffic by taking North Milpitas drive (between the 880 and 680) all the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeb6kids
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Started off early in the morning at around 5:45am to have the beautiful view of the Sunrise. And it was totally worth it. It was Dark and a Torch is a must. Thanks to our SmartPhones now, although! Took off from the trial starting from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Mayra C
December 16, 2018|
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Response from mikeornelas28 | Reviewed this property |
During the week is a very good time to hike Mission Peak. Not as many people. Thanks.