Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail, Monterey

(4.9/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web)
A coastal trail with access to major local attractions, Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail offers miles of ocean views. The 28.9 km (18 mi) trail, which runs along the former tracks of the Southern Pacific railroad, is shared by bicyclists, rollerbladers, and walkers. You can rent bicycles and surreys, or quadricycles. Keep a lookout for wildlife along the way, such as otters, seals, sea lions, and birds. To do more than look, try some of the water activities right off the trail, such as kayaking and paddle-boating. Take a look at our Monterey trip generator to schedule your visit to Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • This is a lovely paved walk with wonderful sights along the way. We really enjoyed it and highly recommend.  more »
  • We had nice weather in November. It was a bit windy, but not stormy. On every corner, you must expect to meet deer, deer, squirrel, seal, or other wild animals. There are very beautiful hiking and cycling trails.
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  • ideal for a walk at sunset or go jogging. Linda vista, good trees, worth visiting it
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