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Jacks Peak County Park

25020 Jacks Peak Park Road, Monterey, CA 93940
+1 831-755-4899
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Cool breezy hike with great views

I shoot a lot of photos at Jack's Peak Park. Its easy for my clients and has stunning views. The... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Amazing views on an easy trail

We love to hike so didn't hesitate to visit Jack's Peak on an afternoon "off." We hiked the Skyline... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Freeport, Maine
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“carmel valley” (10 reviews)
“easy hike” (5 reviews)
25020 Jacks Peak Park Road, Monterey, CA 93940
+1 831-755-4899
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

I shoot a lot of photos at Jack's Peak Park. Its easy for my clients and has stunning views. The weather can be warm but not too warm since the ocean is really close by. If the day is clear then you will be able...More

Thank Drewskeez21
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We love to hike so didn't hesitate to visit Jack's Peak on an afternoon "off." We hiked the Skyline Trail which is quick and easy and good for all levels. The views were amazing! There was no one at the gate but we spoke with...More

Thank MaineTraveler2017
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I Googled hiking trails in Monterey and this was the first one on the list. It was fun to go to the mountains rather than just the beach on a trip to Monterey and it was only 15 min. from downtown. The park was not...More

1  Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Jacks has great easy/moderate trails, picinic spots, views of Monterey City and spectaculat vists of Monterey Bay. Great family or, couples, or individual spt to visit for a relaxing day in the woods overlooking Monterey.

Thank BillLutz
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My husband and I wanted to vary our walks in the area and found this hilly woodsy park. We enjoyed several of the loops though were thwarted from doing it all by a downed tree. The hilly nature of the terrain was a nice change...More

Thank WeBike
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Visited Late February 2016 non-weekend. No people there beside Park Ranger. Perfect weather, a bit cool, but what should one expect? Wonderful views, easy hike even for an old geezer like me. A few interesting formations, birds. Nice, quiet.

Thank FustianMan
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This place has all you need for a terrific hike, views of the city, picnic area and fun for adults and children. When the sun does down...even a little bit of romance

Thank MSevle
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Beautiful views and nicely maintained trails and roads. also great for hill repeats on a bike. i go there once a week

Thank stop g
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This place is gorgeous. The trails are fairly clearly marked and clean. Most of the trails aren't too difficult. Some hills but not too many. One of the trails takes you up and over the mountainside to a spectacular view of the Carmel beach. Stop...More

Thank JollyJax
Reviewed 30 July 2016

The area is surprisingly high for the Monterey bay area. Beautifull forest and a great view of Monterey. Very peaceful, but be aware this is mountain lion country.

Thank samjean2014
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