Mission Peak Hike Logs

Are you taking the NorCal Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 2018 challenge, with the most recent at the top. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.

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Mission Accomplished: Mission Peak

By kayvuu

Peak Mission Peak Group Swole Bros Trailhead Hidden Valley Trail Skies were clear but definitely hot! Users who liked this:
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Mission Peak Hike

By littleman00

Peak Mission Peak Group   Trailhead Ohlone College Warm, sunny weather. Trail was pretty barren and dusty. From the peak you can sea all the way to San Francisco on a clear day. Users who liked this:
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After-work Adventure

By Shirley Nutt

Peak Mission Peak Group   Trailhead Stanford Ave Leaving work a bit early and driving to the Bay Area to sneak a hike in was new for me. I'm glad I did it! We started from the trailhead around 5pm and took the clockwise route. It was pretty warm. This was my second time to […]
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Hot summer day on Mission Peak

By Christina Rutter

Peak Mission Peak Group   Trailhead Ohlone College Well I knew when I was setting off on the trail at 10am that I should have started earlier because people were flooding down the trail. It was already hot and with the little tree cover it took longer than expected since I was needing to rest […]
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Mission Peak on a weekday!

By AlphaRoaming

Peak Mission Peak Group Solo! Trailhead Stanford Ave I haven't been here in 4 1/2 years! (Blog link: https://alpharoaming.com/2013/12/04/mission-peak/ ). I know this hike is EXTREMELY popular, so when I had a free weekday morning, this was my choice! I arrived at 8AM, and still found the main Stanford Ave lot full, as well as […]
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Mission Peak is best when it’s not super hot

By hamsterfish

Peak Mission Peak Group   Trailhead Stanford parking lot Did a hike up mission in broad daylight on a hot day to test some camera stuff including a new lens. Good hike, wide trails, crowds didn’t seem bad. But the hot weather and full exposure with virtually no shade made it a little tougher than […]
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The First Hike

By Julsad2120

Peak Mission Peak Group   Trailhead Havens Horse Trail The hike was challenging but rewarding once you reach the peak. The hike mostly consist of an uphill climb. The weather was perfect since we started 0630 and it was 70 degrees with a slight breeze. Overall fun time. Users who liked this:
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Death ?

By Jssca001

Peak Mission Peak Group Julian Sadaya Trailhead Horse Havens Trail It was fun but hard.
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Our Mission: Mission Peak

By GuruSwami

Peak Mission Peak Group   Trailhead Ohlone College The trail was already crowded with a 7am start. Conditions at the bottom half of elevation was very hot…very hot! Made a few stops for the dog to get some cool water and take a breather. Lots of cattle on the lower half of the trail. Once […]
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Mission Peak on Memorial Day Weekend

By Joan Hester

Peak Mission Peak Group No, just the master himself, Social Hiker (Jeff Hester) Trailhead Ohlone College Nice hike, though quite crowded. Weather was beautiful. I wore my hiking boots, and I’m glad I did. You only need them for the last 1/8 mile, but it was great to have them. We hit the trail around […]
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Mission Peak on a Holiday Weekend

By Jeff Hester

Peak Mission Peak Group   Trailhead Ohlone College Lazy Sunday morning start on a holiday weekend meant lots of company at the summit. But the weather was beautiful, the trails in good condition and the views outstanding. It was heating up as we came back down. Highly recommend starting this trail earlier.
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Mission Peakable

By NekkedDave

Peak Mission Peak Group   Trailhead Mission Peak Regional Preserve Trail conditions today were about as perfect as you could ask for 59 degrees and slightly overcast. We got to the trailhead at Mission Peak Preserve at about 6:00am and the lot was full so we opted to park on the nearby street. This trail […]
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