Monument Ridge Trail is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Raymond, CA that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
Directions from : 50 miles north of Fresno, CA. Take Highway 99 north to Ave 15 east, follow to Road 26 north to Avenue 26 east to Road 29 north. Turn left on Road 29 and travel 8 miles to the park entrance. Follow the signs into the campground.
Hike was easy and leisurely. Best to hike in the cool of the morning or in late Fall through early Spring. Lake level was easy down.
Beautiful, but we couldn't find the way to the trailhead.
Beautiful view at the observation point upon entry.