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Best trails in Toro Regional Park

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Looking for a great trail in Toro Regional Park, California? AllTrails has 12 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 6 moderate trails in Toro Regional Park ranging from 1.7 to 8.9 miles and from 160 to 1,781 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Toro County Park is located six miles from downtown Salinas, and 13 miles from the Monterey Peninsula. First opened to the public in 1971, the park’s 4,756 acres have been a haven for thousands of visitors. The park is also home for many types of wildlife including deer, coyote, and a rare mountain lion or golden eagle. Toro’s pastoral setting makes it the ideal place for your next family outing. Toro County Park has much to offer the outdoor enthusiast. The park facilities include an equestrian staging area and riding trails, two softball fields, playgrounds, horseshoe pits, mountain biking, volleyball courts, and over 20 miles of hiking trials. Hours: January: 8:00-5:00 February: 8:00-5:30 March (Pre Day Light Savings): 8:00-6:00 March (Post Day Light Savings): 8:00-7:00 April: 8:00-7:00 May: 8:00-7:30 June, July, August: 8:00-8:00 September: 8:00-7:00 October: 8:00-6:30 November (Day Light Savings Time): 8:00-5:30 November (Post Day Light Savings Time): 8:00-5:00 December: 8:00-5:00

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Map of trails in Toro Regional Park
Park information
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Top trails (12)
#1 - Ollason Trail
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 8.3 mi • Est. 4 h 54 m
#2 - Gilson Gap Loop Trail
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 14 m
#3 - Black Mountain Loop
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 10.6 mi • Est. 5 h 57 m
#4 - Bessie Canyon Trail
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 1 h 8 m
#5 - Ollason Loop Trail
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 3 h 59 m
#6 - Cougar Ridge Trail
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 37 m
#7 - Meyers and Ollason Trail Loop
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 7 m
#8 - Coyote Ridge Trail, Toyon Trail, and East Ridge Trail Loop
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 3 h 22 m
#9 - Ollason, Tonyon and East Ridge Trail
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 8.6 mi • Est. 4 h 49 m
#10 - Pipeline Loop Trail
Toro Regional Park
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Length: 8.9 mi • Est. 4 h 41 m
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