Marshall Drive Entrance

City: Walnut Creek
Park: Shell Ridge Open Space

Sunday, July 05, 2009 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

A typical Shell Ridge hike, about 5 miles and 750 feet elevation gain. Route is via the shaded Indian Creek trail to Borges Ranch. A short rest/snack stop at Borges before returning to the trailhead. No facilites at tralhead but water, restroom and shaded picnic tables at Borges Ranch. Dog friendly, off-leash OK on trails.

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.