City: Antioch Park: Black Diamond Mines Regional PreserveAlternate URL: Click Here
Come join our resident meteorologist and photographer MARS for a mid week hike in the east county. Lets get out on the hills before they turn brown (this will be the last week they are green)due in part by a very dry spring.Leader: MARS CAPEN
from Walnut Creek, 680 north, bare right on to 242 north in Pleasant hill, Take Hyway 4 East towards Stockton. Continue on hwy 4 thru Pittsburgh to Antioch. Take the Somersville exit south. Stay on Somersville all the way into Black Diamond park. Do not make any turns or take any exits off of Somersville. Once into the park you will come to the park kiosk, this will be closed during the week,,, no fees.. continue on up the hill til you can go no father,, parking on the rt. There are restrooms and water available at staging area. Dog friendly.