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Address: 8000 Patterson Ranch Road, Fremont, CA 94555
Phone Number: (510) 544-3220
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Somewhat Hilly with Great Views of the San Francisco Bay

This is a park near the edge of the San Francisco Bay. It is best to see this park by bicycle. You will be able to see the Ohlone Village, wetlands, the San Francisco Bay and even... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Fremont, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 NEW

This is a park near the edge of the San Francisco Bay. It is best to see this park by bicycle. You will be able to see the Ohlone Village, wetlands, the San Francisco Bay and even connect to Quarry Lakes, the other park located east of Coyote Hills. The park also has a visitor center that you can learn... More 

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Fremont, California
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15 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I went cycling here, and loved it. It's beautiful, has some free and paid parking, and is very friendly to hikers!

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Ankeny, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

To me, it's the most beautiful park in the greater San Jose area. At the hillside, I could see hills with craggy rocks and the meadow that reaches far. At the hilltop, I was able to view an amazing scenery that surrounds the hills -- wetlands, lakes, Dumbarton Bridge, and over-a-dozen sea-salt farms that wrap the bridge. Birds made the... More 

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Whidbey Island, Washington
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This area is rich in Ohlone history. On a clear day, the views across the bay to Sunnyvale and San Francisco are awesome. Neat history of SALT production. Be careful, the path is shared by runners, bikers and walkers alike.

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Fremont, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This is a great place to go and even if you are not a hiker you can start on a pretty flat trail and gradually work your way up. As you get better there are alternate paths that you can challenge yourself and work your way up to a very good work out.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This is an enjoyable large park (978 acres) that has beautiful bike and many wonderful hiking/biking trails. There is wonderful areas for picnics, as well as areas for group fires (i.e. fire ring). There is a small museum with a nice garden area, Ohlone Indian and wildlife exhibits; thre is also a park store. One of my favorite walks is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I think it is a nice place to walk around alone with your thoughts, may be have a meditation on one of those hills. I saw some people having BBQ or lunch in the designated areas. Quiet and peaceful place but a bit windy. Nice small museum showing the history of local Indian tribes. 5$ a car admission

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Hayward, California
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8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

It is a small trek which takes 30 mins to climb though not a tough one..but not for old age people who can't walk much...u get an unobstructed view from top with sitting arrangements nicely done on top ..view is not fantabulous but worth while..u can pay $5 n park inside or can park half a mile out for free... More 

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Maui, Hawaii
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43 reviews 43 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

I have been here once and it was a very pretty hike. The over looked a marshland and fremont. There are many trails to choose to hike. Some trails have very steep hills. Personally I do not like hiking, but this was an enjoyable hike.

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Fremont, California
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105 attraction reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I have been coming here for years with my family. There are many intersecting trails here - some wind between the hills, (which you can easily view on flights coming to the San Francisco/San Jose/Oakland area from the east), some are flat through marshland, & some wind along the western rim of the hills overlooking the SF Bay. There is... More 

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