O'Neill Park Loop Vista Trail
ElevationAscent: 668' 204 m
Descent: -668' -204 m
High: 1,421' 433 m
Low: 925' 282 m
GradeAvg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 26% (15°)
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“A 3.7 mile loop up to the Vista Point and back into the canyon.”— John McKinney
Parking is $3 entry fee per vehicle per day Monday to Friday, and $5 entry fee per vehicle per day Saturday and Sunday.
Rates may increase on holidays or for events.
Most of these are multi-use trails. Know the right-of-way rules and be aware of other users.
The return hike starts back the way you came until about 2.1 miles. Take a left onto Coyote Canyon Trail (aka Coyote Trail) and head south and west to the junction with Hoffman Homestead Trail at 2.8 miles. Turn right onto Hoffman Homestead Trail and follow it for 0.3 miles to the junction with Live Oak Trail. Turn left to follow Live Oak Trail south and back to the trailhead.
Thanks to John McKinney, The Trailmaster, for sharing this trail description. To learn more about trails in California, check out his guides at The Trailmaster Store.
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Family Friendly, ADA Accessible, Dogs Allowed
Land Manager: OC Parks - O'Neill Regional Park