Hike the Mine Hill Trail Loop

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Distance

8.2 Miles

Elevation Gain

1847 Feet

Activities

Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Food Nearby
Groups
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Mine Hill Trail Loop is an 8.2 mile trail offering expansive views, easily accessible from the Bay Area.

The Mine Hill Trail Loop features beautiful wildflowers in the spring and some wildlife. The trail is used for hikers, trail runners and dog walkers. The hike tours what was once one of the largest mercury-mining operations in the world. 

Photos: J Maughn and Tom Hilton

Community Photos

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

Nearby Lodging

From $120/night

Serene Redwood Retreat

Ben Lomond, California

From $100/night

Walkabout

Santa Cruz, California

From $176/night

Asilomar Hotel and Conference Grounds

Pacific Grove, California

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Distance

8.2 Miles

Elevation Gain

1847 Feet

Activities

Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

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