Marshall Drive Entrance

City: Walnut Creek
Park: Shell Ridge Open Space

Thursday, June 25, 2009 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

A loop hike to Borges Ranch via the Ridge Top trail. Snack/rest stop at Borges Ranch and return via the Costanoan and Corral Spring trails. About 5 miles with 750 feet elevation gain. Dog friendly, off-leash OK on trails. No facilities at the trailhead, but water, restroom and shaded picnic tables at the Ranch.

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


Trail Notes:

There are various choices from the staging area - sunny or shady, steep or merely rolling. Dogs may run free.


Directions to Trailhead:

From 680 north or 24 east get off at the Ygnacio Valley Exit and turn right (east) onto Ygnacio Valley Road. Pass California, Main, Broadway, and Walnut Boulevard. Turn right (south) onto Homestead. Take your first left onto Marshall Drive. Go to the end. Park on street.

TrailHead Parking Fee: none

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The trailhead information on this page was last updated Friday, August 08, 2008.