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Mission Peak Regional Preserve

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Stanford Avenue, Fremont, CA
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MISSIONPEAKTASTIC

if you are looking for a great time hiking and view of the silicone valley, this is the place to... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
rudyc146
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Fremont, California
Nice hike & beautiful view

It is a nice hike all the way to Mission peak. You need to navigate your way early morning before... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
970azizv
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Stanford Avenue, Fremont, CA
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

if you are looking for a great time hiking and view of the silicone valley, this is the place to go. After you find the entrance which happens to be to the right side of Ohlony college, the hike up is gradual and there are...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

It is a nice hike all the way to Mission peak. You need to navigate your way early morning before it gets hot. You will encounter aggressive cattle. Once at the peak, you will enjoy a beautiful view of the Bay Area. Bring along plenty...More

Thank 970azizv
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Hiked this yesterday and it was a blast. Just make sure you set your expectations. It's not a hike through the wilderness, it's a trail from a parking lot up to the top off a really tall hill. It's completely uphill for 3 miles and...More

Thank TMCinSC
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

There was a time when a hike up to Mission Peak was in a natural setting, quiet, and serene. Now, it is one that is jam-packed with loud people. They trample the trails, bring their musical selections up with them, and often yell and hoot....More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This was my first hike while visiting my son.After covering the initial steep ascent, I was doubtful of completion .But once started ,the reassuring words of returning hikers, "keep going" "you are almost there" and watching senior people and even kids moving forward with ease...More

Thank AnjanManda
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great hike with great views of the East Bay. It's all up hill so bring some hiking boots, sunscreen and some water. There are some spots that are very steep for the average hiker. When you reach the top there is a post you can...More

Thank homero_48
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Mission Peak is a challenging hike as it's all uphill so come prepared with comfy sneakers or hiking shoes, water and sunscreen. There are several trails to get to the top but the most widely used trail head is on Standford Ave. There is limited...More

Thank WarnerArtDotCom
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Nearest mountain to hike here in east bay with a trail, the environment is clean and a lot of hikers every weekend. Nice place to discover the breathtaking view of east bay.

Thank Eper T
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Good hike not to difficult, when you reach the top it is an awesome view of the bay area. There are three differnt trails you can take to the top.

Thank mrtyeddy
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Had been here couple of times. Once you find parking somewhere around the Winery on Stanford Ave, which is actually 10% of the time you spent here, you are set to view vibrant greenery from the trail. Wild Turkeys, deer and cows flock these grasslands....More

Thank Myashu
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