Fremont Peak State Park in Monterey, California, offers expansive views of Monterey Bay, San Benito Valley, Salinas Valley, and the Santa Lucia Mountains. The park is open every day of the year starting at 8 a.m. until a half hour after sunset.
You can hike the trails of the Gavilan Range, use the picnic facilities, or stay overnight in the campground. The park also features an astronomical observatory with a 30-inch telescope, which is open for public programs on specific evenings. If you are a budding astronomer or just someone who enjoys a view of the open sky, Fremont Peak Sate Park is the perfect place for you.
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