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#65 of 90 state parks in California

Best trails in Fremont Peak State Park

96 Reviews
Explore the most popular trails in Fremont Peak State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Enjoy this park overlooking the Salinas Valley. Camping is available for a fee. There is a $6.00 per vehicle fee to enter the park. If you plan ahead, you can also use the astronomical observatory that has a 30-inch telescope open to the public on select evenings. Open year round. Day use hours 8:00am to one-half hour after Sunset.

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Map of trails in Fremont Peak State Park
Park information
Acreage:
162 acres
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - dusk
Tuesday
8:00 am - dusk
Wednesday
8:00 am - dusk
Thursday
8:00 am - dusk
Friday
8:00 am - dusk
Saturday
8:00 am - dusk
Sunday
8:00 am - dusk
Contact
831-623-4255
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Top trails (2)
#1 - Fremont Peak Loop
Fremont Peak State Park
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 41 m
Fremont Peak Loop is a 1.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near San Juan Bautista, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#2 - Fremont Peak and Valley View Loop Trail
Fremont Peak State Park
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
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 eaShow more