Kennedy Grove
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Kennedy Grove
City: El Sobrante
Park: Kennedy Grove Regional Recreation Area
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Thursday, November 13, 2014 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

About a 7 mile, 1,000-foot elevation gain, mostly out-and-back hike starting in Kennedy Grove Regional Recreation Area. Route will be Bay Area Ridge Trail, Old San Pablo Trail, unnamed shoreline single track trail, Paved Park Road, Eagles Nest Trail, Nimitz Way Trail, Conlon Trail, connector trail to Wildcat Peak. After rest/snack return will retrace route back to San Pablo Dam Road, then rejoin shoreline trail back to the parking area. Bring EBMUD permit if available. Water/bathrooms at Kennedy Grove trailhead.

Contact: Dan   
Cell Phone: (925) 323-7384


Trail Notes:

Laurel Trail provides access to a number of other trails for a variety of loop hikes in Kennedy Grove. Additionally, San Pablo Reservoir is a short distance away from this trailhead.


Directions to Trailhead:

Kennedy Grove Regional Recreation Area, 6531 San Pablo Dam Road, El Sobrante. From HWY 24 take the Orinda Exit and turn north on Camino Pablo, which becomes San Pablo Dam Road. Kennedy Grove is at the far end of San Pablo Reservoir about 7.5 miles after exiting HWY 24. The entrance is on your right about one mile after the entrance to the San Pablo Marina/Recreation Area. From northbound I-80, take the San Pablo Dam Road exit and turn right. Proceed through El Sobrante on San Pablo Dam Road to the park entrance, about 0.25 mile south of the intersection with Castro Ranch Road. From southbound I-80, take the San Pablo Dam Road exit and turn left. Proceed through El Sobrante on San Pablo Dam Road to the park entrance, about 0.25 mile south of the intersection with Castro Ranch Road

TrailHead Parking Fee: None
Other Fees: None

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The trailhead information on this page was last updated Thursday, November 30, 2017.