The Eagle Rock via North Rim Trail is a 1.9 mile hike easily accessible from the Bay Area.

The trail is accessible year round and is shared by hikers, mountain bikers, trail runners, and dog walkers. Perfect for families. 

In the spring, there are amazing wildflowers scattered around. There are a few benches at the top, along with a sweeping view of Silicon Valley.

Photos: Calwhiz

Pack List

  • Water
  • Sturdy walking shoes / trail runners
  • Snack
  • Sun protection
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RT Distance 1.9 Miles
Elevation Gain 341 Feet
Activities Chillin, Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Out-and-Back
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby

Please respect the places you find on The Outbound Collective.

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures. Be aware of local regulations and don't damage these amazing places for the sake of a photograph. Learn More

Nearby Adventures

More Nearby Adventures

Hike the Penetecia Creek Trail

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Explore the Alum Rock South Rim Trail

The trail starts off as paved, and then turns into dirt pack. The trail offers shade on hot summer days, keep your eyes peeled for a historic century-old mineral spring spa hidden among the brush.

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Hike the Sierra Road Loop

The Sierra Road Loop is accessible year round, with beautiful wildflowers in the spring. Watch for roaming cows! Dogs are not allowed on this trail.

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