City: Danville Park: Sycamore Valley Regional Open SpaceAlternate URL: Click Here
Choose a 6 mile 900 foot or 8.25 mile 1,200 foot elevation gain loop hike in Danville's Sycamore Valley Regional Open Space Preserve. Route will be paved walkway behind the elementary school, Alta Vista Way, cross over Camino Tassajara, Woodside Road, Haymaker Trail, Harvest Trail, No Name Trail #1, back on Harvest Trail, Country Hills Ct., Wood Ranch Dr., cross back over Camino Tassajara, right on No Name Trail #2, ascend Short Ridge Trail stopping at the bench at the very top of the hill to rest/snack. Return continues on Short Ridge Trail, short hike turns left down Shady Slope Trail to its very end, out the gate and left across the ballfields back to the cars. Long hike also continues on Short Ridge Trail after the break but turns right down Sand Hill Trail, right on Tatcan Trail, climb over a gate, Laurelwood Drive, left on paved walkers trail, left on Sand Hill Trail back up to the ridge, right on Short Ridge Trail to its very end, No Name Trail #3, down Shady Slope Trail, out the gate and left across the ball fields back to the cars. Water/restrooms at the trailhead.Contact: Dan
Trailhead address is 2200 Holbrook Drive, Danville. From I-680 South exit on Sycamore Valley Road E. From I-680 North exit on Sycamore Valley Road and turn right onto Sycamore Valley Road East. Continue on Sycamore Valley Road, which becomes Camino Tassajara, for about 3 miles. Turn left onto Holbrook Drive. Park at the far end of the lot.