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Hostel Loop Trail is a 2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Los Altos, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October.

Length 2.0 mi Elevation gain 626 ft Route type Loop

Kid friendly

Hiking

Nature trips

Walking

Bird watching

Running

Forest

Views

Wild flowers

No dogs

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Note: Closed until June 23 and only reopening with hiking reservations.

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Vanessa Garcia
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I stopped by today, July 3rd at 1pm and it’s CLOSED! Could someone please update us when it’s open here? Would appreciate it! Thank you!

Miranda Whah
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Closed until June 23 and only reopening with hiking reservations

Katharina Huang
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No road or trail access as of 3/26/2020. I hope this helps some of you out there.

Ming He
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Jessamy Barker
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I like this trail but it shouldn't be marked as easy because the half mile up hostel trail is enough of a climb to be moderate and require a level of fitness.

Amelia Carson-Crye
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Short, flat, pretty, and along the creek! The farm is lots of fun. $10 to park and support the farm. Bugs in the face on the trail are unavoidable with the hot weather...

Naomi K
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Hank W.
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Trail was a bit narrow with loose dirt at spots. Otherwise, a nice hike.

Brian Mulroe
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Good elevation gain to start. Down hill is moderate and easy on the knees. The final section is along a creek. Look for banana slugs!!

Teri Kruger
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No place to park unless you want to pay $10. Not worth it for a 2 mule hike. Try nearby Arastradero Preserve instead.

guy m.
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Could not find free parking.

Mingyu Wu
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harder than I thought. Not too long, but it's not easy for my dad. We did it anyway.

Jeff Brown
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Sarah Healy
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Alix Keener
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Luca Zappella
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Shannon McPherson
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Abhishek Sharma
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Steven Shimizu
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Nunio Villegas
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Patanjali Vakhulabharanam
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Shaunak Khire
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Ayako Tanaka
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Charles Coates
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Lauren P.
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Ruth Baeuerle
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Nandaja Ananthanarayanan
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Oleg R
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Hassan H
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Victoria Haik
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