Best trails in Mountain View

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Looking for a great trail near Mountain View, California? AllTrails has 5 great 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 Castle Rock State Park or Wilder Ranch 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. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Mountain View ranging from 1.1 to 11 miles and from 13 to 154 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 Mountain View
Top trails (5)
#1 - Shoreline Lake
Shoreline at Mountain View Park
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 35 m
Walk along the shoreline and loop around the golf course at Shoreline Lake. These paved paths are great for the whole family to enjoy. This is a popular kite flying area. This is a section of the Bay Show more
#2 - Stevens Creek Nature Study Area Trail
Mountain View, California
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Length: 11 mi • Est. 4 h 33 m
Explore along Stevens Creek. This paved pathway follows the creek to the Salt Ponds. This is a great walk for the entire family.Show more
#3 - Baylands Trail
Baylands Nature Preserve
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 2 m
Lots of wildlife (many types of birds) and views of the bay. The trail is open year round and is popular with walkers and runners. Show more
#4 - Sylvan Park Loop
Sylvan Park
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 10 m
Sylvan Park Loop is a 0.4 mile loop trail located near Mountain View, California. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking, walking, and trail running. Dogs are also able tShow more
#5 - Rengstorff Park Loop
Rengstorff Park
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 27 m
Rengstorff Park Loop is a 1.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Mountain View, California. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used for walking and nature trips. DShow more