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Best trails in Belmont

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Looking for a great trail near Belmont, California? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Mount Tamalpais State Park or Mount Diablo State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like West Waddell Creek State Wilderness or Almaden Quicksilver County Park. Ready for some activity? There are 4 moderate trails in Belmont ranging from 3.9 to 6.7 miles and from 236 to 721 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Belmont
Top trails (5)
#1 - John S Brooks Memorial Trail
Water Dog Lake Open Space
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 50 m
A short but sweet mountain bike loop, that is mostly used by locals. Take the Elevator Trail to the John Brooks Trail.Show more
#2 - John Brooks Trail and Lake Loop Trail
Water Dog Lake Open Space
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
#3 - Rambler, Ohlone, Chaparral, Berry, Lake, John Brooks and Lower Finch Loop
Hidden Canyon Park
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Length: 6.7 mi • Est. 3 h 29 m
#4 - Lake Road and John Brooks Trail Loop
Water Dog Lake Open Space
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 2 h
#5 - Crystal Springs to Pulgas Water Temple
San Francisco Peninsula Watershed
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 18 m
Note: As of September 2020, access to the Pulgas Water Temple and Gardens are closed. Check here for more information: https://sfwater.org/index.aspx?page=93Show more