Jacks Peak County Park is the highest point on the Monterey Peninsula.  The park encompasses about 525 acres including 8.5 miles of hiking and riding trails.  After the recent rains the trails were littered with pine needles and pine cones, there were fallen trees and a lot of others that seemed to be balancing quite precariously on the small cliffs running alongside the paths.  It was green and lush though and the kids did great on the 2+ miles of trails we hiked.

Jacks Peak County Park

Jacks Peak County Park with kids  Monterey with Kids

Jacks Peak County Park

Jacks Peak County Park  hiking in Monterey

Jacks Peak County Park Monterey with kids

Jacks Peak County Park Jacks Peak County Peak

QUOTE OF THE DAY:

Marisol at the halfway point: "I don't like Jack because I can't like his peak".  

Information about Jacks Peak can be found here and a map complete with hiking trails is here.

You Might Also Like These Too

4 comments

Sarcastic Mom / Lotus January 31, 2010 - 7:09 pm

Beautiful photos!

Reply
[email protected] act February 1, 2010 - 1:13 am

Oh they are doing so well with the hiking! Little Photographer – just like mommy.

Reply
dana February 3, 2010 - 6:39 am

Looks like a beautiful day………great pictures!!

Reply
Bre February 3, 2010 - 4:57 pm

LOL…Marisol…darn that Jack!
Great pictures as always, Tonya. Or wait…did Flynn take those? :o)

Reply

Leave a Comment

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More