Trail Map of The Stanford Dish Hike

A scenic 4-mile loop on steep, paved trails with great views on Stanford University and the San Francisco Bay.

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The Stanford Dish Hike
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Moderate: 4.0 miles, 1 hour or less
Other Information: Family Friendly
 
Overview: The Stanford Dish loop is a popular route for Stanford University students as well as Silicon Valley professionals. Its steep paved trail is suitable for running, walking, and hiking. Bicycles are not allowed. Opening hours vary depending on the month of the year:

January 6:30 AM-5:30 PM
February 6:30 AM-6 PM
March 6 AM-6:30 PM
April 6 AM-8 PM
May 6 AM-8 PM
June 6 AM-8 PM
July 6 AM-8 PM
August 6 AM-8 PM
September 6:30 AM-7:30 PM
October 6:30 AM-6:30 PM
November 6:30 AM-5:30 PM
December 6:30 AM-5:30 PM

Stanford Avenue street-side parking
Parking
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Stanford Avenue Entrance
Junction
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Junction (near Stanford Avenue entrance)
Junction
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Highest point
Mountain
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Junction (near the actual Dish)
Junction
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Junction (near the Campus Loop entrance)
Junction
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Home stretch
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The Dish
Landmark
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Water fountain
Water
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