MOTT PEAK LOOP--Old Briones Road
City: Martinez/Pleasant Hill
Park: Briones Regional Park
Saturday, December 08, 2007 @ 9:45 AM
Email: [email protected]
Cell Phone: (925) 000-0000
Home Phone: (925) 676-5285
This is a couple of hours of moderate hiking with the option of another 5 miles of a steeper nearby Lagoon trail for those who would like to get more exercise.
Spectacular views on Briones Ridge before descending Mott's Peak. There are facilities and a nice spot to share light snacks about an hour in and a small restroom facility near the trailhead.
Directions to Trailhead:
TrailHead Parking Fee: NONE
680 North to Highway 4 towards Martinez
Exit at Alhambra Avenue--turn LEFT under freeway
Turn RIGHT at Alhambra Valley Road
Turn RIGHT onto Reliez Valley Road when road ends
IMMEDIATE LEFT onto Old Briones Road
Follow Old Briones Road up to top (approximately 1 mile) and park on either side of the road. Watch for oncoming downhill traffic. There is no fee at this entrance. Valuables left in car need to be out of sight for your protection.
The trailhead information on this page was last updated Monday, November 19, 2007.