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Mission Peak Regional Preserve

#3 of 28 things to do in Fremont Features Animals
Stanford Avenue, Fremont, CA
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Great View

Good hike not to difficult, when you reach the top it is an awesome view of the bay area. There are... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Plattsburg, Missouri
A green getaway

Had been here couple of times. Once you find parking somewhere around the Winery on Stanford Ave... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
San Jose, California
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“bring water” (11 reviews)
Stanford Avenue, Fremont, CA
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Good hike not to difficult, when you reach the top it is an awesome view of the bay area. There are three differnt trails you can take to the top.

Thank mrtyeddy
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Had been here couple of times. Once you find parking somewhere around the Winery on Stanford Ave, which is actually 10% of the time you spent here, you are set to view vibrant greenery from the trail. Wild Turkeys, deer and cows flock these grasslands....More

Thank Myashu
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Such a great hike! You'll prob see a few animals along the way. Be on the lookout for tarantulas, rattlesnakes and scorpions. It's a long strenuous hike. So you may want to train a bit before you take this one.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We hiked this trail a few times, but in the summer it is just too hot and too hard to hike because there are not that many trees. There are lots of better trails in the Bay Area.

1  Thank LenaCDoll
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This was the perfect hike to do on a sunny April Sunday if you want a strenuous hike that is gorgeous, with views of cows and people on green hills everywhere. We are in our 60s and we were using this hike to see if...More

Thank EuroCarolyn
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Such a fun experience & perfect if you love doing things outdoors. It's also a great bonding time to laugh and have a good time.

Thank madelynmelo
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place great hike. Had a blast! Really easy on the way down! Lol a must for the whole family!

Thank Juan G G
Reviewed 28 February 2017

As a proud hiker who has been to the top after 3 attempts, I was already in my 50s when the momentous achievement was finally realized. It took all of 3 hours, just to go up the peak, and slightly faster heading down. For the...More

Thank capenaj
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great view and sometimes you see wildlife! go late to avoid traffic. Take water and lots of pictures!

Thank Benanza
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Sunny day on Mission Peak. 1h up to the summit. Breath-taking views along the path. You may meet cows and eagles.

Thank grotor
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