Valle Vista
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Valle Vista
City: Moraga
Park: EBMUD
Alternate URL: Click Here

Thursday, January 04, 2018 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

Valle Vista Staging Area


Now that a single-lane bridge has been installed on Canyon Road, we again have easy access to the Valle Vista EBMUD staging area. Bring your EBMUD permit. Those without can be a guest of a hiker that has one.

Starting at 9:30 am from EBMUD Valle Vista Staging Area is a moderate 7.2-mile 1400-ft elevation gain hike into Redwood Regional Park. Please download and print out the route map here.

Route from Valle Vista is Redwood Trail, right onto East Ridge Trail, left onto Prince Trail, left onto Stream Trail to the Old Church area for a short rest/snack stop.

Then continue on the Stream Trail, left onto the Canyon Trail, left onto the East Ridge Trail to the gate for a right onto the Redwood Trail to return to the Valle Vista Staging Area.

Water and picnic tables at Old Church. Restrooms at Valle Vista and along the Stream Trail. Dogs not allowed in EBMUD areas.

Please download and print out the driving directions map here.

Contact: Howard   
Email: [email protected]
Cell Phone: (925) 548-8783


Trail Notes:

Restrooms at Valle Vista. Dogs not allowed in EBMUD.


Directions to Trailhead:

Take 680 to 24 west and exit at the Central Lafayette exit. Right under the Freeway to the second light (quick). Right a very short distance to Moraga Rd (light). Left about 6 miles to Valle Vista Staging Area on your left. You must sign in with your EBMUD hiking permit number and license plate number of the vehicle you came in.

TrailHead Parking Fee: none
Other Fees: Permits cost $3/day, $10/1yr, $20/3yrs, $30/5yrs

Click Here for a Map


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