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Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area

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Address: San Juan Bautista, CA
Phone Number: 408-637-3874
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Hiking past the cycles

We went hiking up in the ORV park. Once you get past the camps with motorcycles and Quads there is a series of trails that take you around the mountain for some spectacular... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2014
AmyJune H
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Hollister, California
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Hollister, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We went hiking up in the ORV park. Once you get past the camps with motorcycles and Quads there is a series of trails that take you around the mountain for some spectacular views....and I was a bit surprised that it was quiet...no noise form the cycles. very pretty. A little steep for first timers or novices, but well worth... More 

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Pebble Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

The HOLLISTER Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area (SVRA) is south of HOLLISTER, CA. Hollister is between the SVRA and San Juan Bautista, so don't get a room there. You want to get muddy on your dirt bike or 4X4, this is THE PLACE TO GO. Nearest repair facilities are in... you guessed it, in HOLLISTER. Closest city with stores, restaurants... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

hollister hills is right outside of san jose there are thousands and thousands of acres of hills and trails. the camping is first come first serve but it's usually not a problem getting a spot on friday evening unless it's a holiday weekend they have a well packed store and there's also motorcycle repair

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Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

Includes various vehicular obsticle courses to test your skill. Many 4x4 trails. Decent camping. Local OHV Club 'Esprit de Four' gives annual beginning 4x4 driving courses there that are well run.

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