Hike the Earl Moser Trail

Earl Moser Trail - Search Nearby - Added by The Outbound Collective

The Earl Moser Trail is a short loop just outside of Monterey, California.

This trail is shared by hikers, dog walkers, and runners. The trail is accessible year round. The trail is located in Jacks Peak County Park. 

This loop hike is perfect for families or hikers looking to squeeze in a quick hike, fun for all ages. In the spring, this trail features amazing wildflowers.

Photos: Monterey Parks and David


1.8 Miles RT

Elevation Gain

400 ft Gain




Fitness, Chillin, Running, Hiking

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby

Nearby Lodging

From $176/night

Asilomar Hotel and Conference Grounds

Pacific Grove, California

Moss Landing KOA Express

Moss Landing, California

Salinas / Monterey KOA

Prunedale, California

Santa Cruz / Monterey Bay KOA

1186 San Andreas Road

Community Photos

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!


Leave a Review

Overall rating:  Rate this Adventure

Have you done this adventure? Leave a review!

Nearby Adventures


Sail on Monterey Bay


Hike to the Top of Inspiration Point


Bikepack Highway 1: Monterey to San Luis Obispo


Hike along the Carmel River Beach Trail

More Nearby Adventures