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Tumey Hills Hiking

A visitor running on one of Tumey Hills backcountry roads (BLM Photo)
A visitor running on one of Tumey Hills backcountry roads (BLM Photo, B. Owens)

The Panoche and Tumey Hills are now under Fire Season Vehicle Restrictions. No motorized access is allowed from April 15 to October 17.

The Tumey Hills do not have designated trails; however, exploring this area on foot is allowed.  Running on the numerous backcountry roads supplies ample challenge, solitude, and adventure for runners.  For maps and more information about this area you can for an area brochure call us at (831) 630-5000.  

Feel free to email our Outdoor Recreation Planners for more information about places to safely hike.

To keep these lands wild and safe:
Park within 15 feet of the roadside
Stay on open, signed routes while driving
Routes are not considered open unless they are signed open
Bring plenty of water for your party and pets

Helpful Links

BLM State Trails Page
BLM State Trails Page

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Leave No Trace

Let's Move Outside
Let's Move Outside

Tumey Hills Main Page
Tumey Hills Main Page

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Hollister Field Office
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Hollister, CA 95023
Phone: (831) 630-5000
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