RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AGENCY
Monterey County Parks Dept.
General Correspondence and
1441 Schilling Place, 2nd Floor
Salinas, CA 93901
888.588.2267 (Toll Free)
Lake San Antonio & Lake Nacimiento:
Jacks Peak Park has much to offer the outdoor enthusiast. Almost 8.5 miles of horseback riding and hiking trails wind through cathedral-like forests and to breathtaking ridge top vistas. The Skyline Self-Guided Nature Trail traverses the summit of Jacks Peak and features fossils from the Miocene epoch. Brochures describing features along the trail are available at the entrance station or a digital version is available below. Visitors can also enjoy other passive activities including nature study, photography or picnics. Wood and Charcoal fires are prohibited in Jacks Peak Park - BBQs are limited to propane only. Click here for more information.
Hours of Operation:
January & February 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
March 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
April & May 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
June, July & August 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
September 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
October 8:00 am – 6:30 pm
November & December 8:00 am – 5:00 pm