Fremont Peak Loop Trail

MODERATE 6 reviews
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Fremont Peak Loop Trail is a 2.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near San Juan Bautista, CA that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

2.5 miles 748 feet Loop

dog friendly

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

360 degree view of Monterey Bay, San Benito Valley, Salinas Valley, and the Santa Lucia Mountains east of Big Sur. The trails are very nicely up-kept, and wide enough for two people. For the less eager there is a great resting spot with a view south toward Salinas, a wooden bridge and a bench looking out south. In the summer heat, refuge can be found in the shade of the alcove behind the bench and north of the bridge.

5 days ago

A georgeous little loop that's absolutely worth the drive (which is beautiful in itself).

hiking
5 months ago

This trail is awful. The flies in this park are relentless (no amount of bug repellent helped quell the hordes of them incessantly following us EVERYWHERE) and the park staff does a terrible job of trail upkeep. Virtually no path to follow, overgrowth, and not many trail heads to be found.

hiking
6 months ago

Came here all the time growing up, it's especially beautiful when the clouds are low and you walk up into them

9 months ago

It's. Amazing. Peaceful. I'm Happy.

geocaching
10 months ago

Beautiful place! Nice views! When it's clear- you can see as far as Monterey Bay and Santa Cruz. Sunsets & Sunrises are the best from this amazing place. Definite must to explore!

hiking
6 years ago

The view of the coast and the valley from the peak is breathtaking, especially at sunset!! Just be sure to know what poison oak looks like because the sides of trails are teaming with it.