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Mission Peak Regional Preserve

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Stanford Avenue, Fremont, CA
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Absolutely LOVED this hike and the VIEW!!

When my partner asked me to hike Mission Peak after work, I thought it was just an hour or two... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TWRoyal
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Midway, Utah
One heck of a hike

My wife says “Let’s Hike and climb the totem pole”. I was intrigued so I went. Uh. It was not a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jrivvy
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“ohlone college” (19 reviews)
“bring water” (12 reviews)
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Stanford Avenue, Fremont, CA
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"ohlone college"
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"great hike"
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"challenging hike"
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"parking is limited"
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"water bottles"
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"incredible views"
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"average hiker"
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"wild turkeys"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When my partner asked me to hike Mission Peak after work, I thought it was just an hour or two hike. We started down in town and hiked all the way to the top!! Wow, what a view and the trail hiking up the mountain...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife says “Let’s Hike and climb the totem pole”. I was intrigued so I went. Uh. It was not a totem pole. It was a metal pole at the top of the hill. If you are looking for a solid hike then you should...More

Thank Jrivvy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parking is limited, however you can get the free spot if you have patience. Street parking available a little ahead. There are very few spots with shade on this trek, so don't forget your hats/caps sun screen and sun shades. For regular healthy folks uphill...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was trying to complete this hike for a while now, but never had a chance. Finally, I was able to make it happen. We hiked on Friday (Apr 20) on a clear day when it was around 65 degrees outside. We arrived to the...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed hiking here. Parking can be limited. You will have to park in the neighborhood. But the walk from the neighborhood onto the premises is not that far. And there should be no complaints if you came there to hike. The scenery as we...More

Thank Seventhnana
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Getting up there can be a challenge if you don't hike regularly. It's about 7 miles total. Much of it incline. Some beginners swear they will never do it again. But those who are fit and love the challenge do it more than once. If...More

Thank loanroadster
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

The hike was medium level difficulty. In the beginning the hike involves gravel road. Close to the peak its steep and seemed difficult. The views are just amazing. We got to see lot of cows gazing and chilling. Mountain view was very surreal. There was...More

Thank Vandana P
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

I hiked up the typical route and came down the Peak Road trail. The latter is steeper and longer. My Suunto sports watch said 5.54 miles forr the whole loop. The main trail is heavily used, and I encountered several parties blaring music from a...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

It is a hard hike to the summit of Mission Peak, but once there the views are outstanding especially after a rain with the view, clear and sparkling. Bring water and perhaps a snack.. If you have hiking poles, they help, especially on the way...More

Thank William S
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

You need to be reasonably fit for this trail. But if you can make it to the top then you will be rewarded with fantastic views of the bay. On clear day one can see San Francisco's skyline. Very nice!

Thank Ed P
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