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Coyote Hills Regional Park

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Address: 8000 Patterson Ranch Road, Fremont, CA 94555
Phone Number: +1 510-544-3220
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Excellent Hiking, Biking & Picnic Spot

I have been to Coyote Hills during every season. This place has it all & for every age group. If you are looking for a short nice nature walk or a 3-4 hr hike or a biking trail... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Prakash D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Coyote Hills during every season. This place has it all & for every age group. If you are looking for a short nice nature walk or a 3-4 hr hike or a biking trail. Great views, breeze and birds.

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Thank Prakash D
Lakewood, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coyote Hills Regional Park is a challenging hike but well worth the effort in rewarding and magnificent views! We hiked up and down a series of rolling hills and atop each hill, we were rewarded with views of the bay and even the San Francisco skyline in the distance. An absolutely wonderful hike and we started and ended at the... More 

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Federal Way, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

It's a 3 mile circuit around the hills, or a shorter walk on to the marsh, but there are birds of all kids, everywhere, and a short drive from city life. A great place to picnic if you get here early enough. A nice visitor center and a butterfly garden in back. Views of the Bay and the city from... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

It would be an ideal place to hike and even have a picnic but for the foul smell. Beautiful nature reserve overlooking the Bay and on a clear day downtown San Francisco is also visible.

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Thank NChopra55
Fremont, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Although not a large park, Coyote Hills has a something for everybody. You can do an easy hike through the marshes, or around the hills to the salt flats, or a more strenuous "up and over". Lots of marsh birds on the inland side. On the bay side, you will see pelicans and wading birds. I've also seen eagles and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful park with different birding experiences in different seasons. There are a number of destinations depending on your target birds. The main marsh in fall/winter is incredible if it has rained, with thousands of ducks and shorebirds.

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Thank Laurie G
Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Went to the park Sunday afternoon for a family gathering at one of the several reservable picnic areas. There was something for all ages. Great walking and bike riding. The BBQ pits worked great, bring your own charcoal! Dog friendly too! A real jewel close to the urban area. Who would have thought wilderness would be so close and so... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Saw it on a map and thought I would try it out. Don't have a mountain bike just a 1980s road racing started out on the paved trails, too many people then switched to the narrow unpaved stuff through the marsh excellent! !! Come early avoid the crowd.

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Union City, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

This beautiful park on the east shore of San Francisco Bay has spectacular views across the bay as well as lovely wide open vistas across gorgeous fresh water marshes. The variety of habitats and location attract many interesting bird species. There's a 3.5 mile paved trail around the hills that's great for road bikes, and you can also connect to... More 

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Good gradual hike, beautiful views. It has steep hills for those who prefer a bit more to their hike. Watch out for bikes as they are usually lots of bikers around the trails.

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