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New Year Peak Hikes

Well, isn’t 2020 already looking good? Kick off the decade with a classic peak hike in the Bay Area. Cheers to these views!

Week 01.02.2020
Regions Northern CA

Sunsational Mount Tam

Hike to the East Peak of Mount Tam in the San Francisco Bay Area

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The East Peak of Mount Tam is easily reached via a short hike, and gives visitors one of the best views in the Bay Are, and sensational sunsets.
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Go North!

Hike the North Peak of Mount Diablo in the East Bay

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Mount Diablo's little-visited North Peak is the real summit to scale. Unlike the main mount, which you can get to by car (or bike), the North Peak can only be reached via a 1.8-mile (one-way) moderate hike.
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Monumental Achievement

Hike to Monument Peak in Milpitas

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Want to kick off the New Year with a monumental accomplishment? Hike to Monument Peak in Milpitas. This 2,594-foot monument is a lightly trafficked, enjoyable, and challenging 7.7-mile hike that rewards you with inspirational views. Starting from Sandy Wool Lake in Ed Levin…
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