San Jose, California
Jacks Peak, Monterey County
Jacks Peak is a Wild Recovery favorite that features a reatively flat moderate hike along with shaded pine groves,
cool meadows and spectacular mountain top views of Monterey Bay.
Directions: Take 101 South, to to CA Route 156 West, Monterey Pennisula (50m). Merge onto CA Route 1 South (6m). Merge
onto CA Route 68 East, Salinas (13m). Turn Righ on Olmstead Road / Airport (2m). Turn left on Jacks Peak Road (1m). Continue
past park entrance to the Jacks Peak parking lot on the right (1m).
DRIVE TIME: 1 hour 15 mins Parking $5.00. Dogs allowed on leash.
LEVEL:2 MILES:4.5 ELEVATION:700 ft. HOST: Tom R.
RECOMMENDED: Wear layers and prepare for quick changes in temperature. Cold and fog are possibilities.