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Set out on a hike in Monterey to explore its stunning scenery and return to a night of relaxation at our hotel. Discover beautiful hiking trails and parks across Monterey County. From coastal trails to redwood forests, adventure is endless.

HIKING

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419 Webster Street, Suite 100,
Monterey, California, 93940

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Distance from Hotel: 0.6 Mile
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Here are some of the hiking trails in Monterey County:

  • Jacks Peak Park: Hiking & horseback trails wind 8+ miles through a Monterey pine forest to a peak with vista views. It has a 4.7 star rating on Google Maps.
  • Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail: This trail is 22 miles long and goes from Monterey to Pacific Grove. It has a 5 star rating on Google Maps.
  • Asilomar Trail: This 2.5 mile trail is an easy walk along the Asilomar dunes. It has a 4.8 star rating on Google Maps.
  • Eolian Dunes Preserve: This 200 acre preserve has trails through coastal dunes and a restored native plant nursery. It has a 4.6 star rating on Google Maps.
  • Quarry Park: This park has hiking and biking trails, as well as a dog park. It has a 4.4 star rating on Google Maps.

These are just a few of the many great hiking trails in Monterey County. With so many options to choose from, you're sure to find the perfect trail for your next adventure.

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  • Asilomar Trail: This 2.5-mile, easy-to-moderate trail offers stunning coastal views and walks through sand dunes. Ideal for families with children or anyone seeking a relaxing afternoon stroll.
  • Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail: Choose a short section around Lover's Point or Cannery Row for a scenic walk with ocean breezes and vibrant wildlife sightings. Perfect for photographers and nature enthusiasts.
  • Pacific Grove Shoreline Walk: Immerse yourself in the charm of Pacific Grove with this 2-mile paved pathway. Enjoy panoramic ocean vistas, charming beach coves, and historical landmarks like Lover's Point and Asilomar.
  • Jacks Peak Park: Hike through fragrant Monterey pine forests on this 8-mile trail with moderate elevation gain. Reward yourself with breathtaking panoramic views from the peak.
  • Loma Prieta Trail: For an adventurous trek, head to Pinnacles National Park and conquer this 5-mile, steep climb through rock formations and stunning canyons.
  • Fort Ord National Monument: Explore the diverse landscapes of this former military base, with options ranging from rolling hills with ocean views to challenging redwood forest trails.