Castle Rock loop

City: Walnut Creek
Park: Castle Rock Regional Recreation Area

Thursday, July 16, 2009 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

Approx a 5-mile partial loop hike with 700 feet elevation gain. Route will be via the Pine Creek/Stage Rd to the Burma Rd to Little Pine Creek Rd to Falcon Rd to Sunset trail and return via Pine Creek/Stage Rd. Full facilities at Castle Rock Park. No dogs allowed because part of the hike is in Mt Diablo State Park.

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

Directions to Trailhead:

From 24 Fwy take the I-680 N exit on the LEFT toward SACRAMENTO/CONCORD and then exit at Ygnacio Valley Rd. From 680 Fwy exit at Ygnacio Valley Rd. Turn RIGHT onto Ygnacio Valley Rd and drive 2.2 miles to Walnut Ave (NOT Walnut Blvd). Turn RIGHT on Walnut Ave and drive 1.6 miles to the roundabout and take the first exit onto Oak Grove Rd. From Ygnacio Valley Rd westbound, turn LEFT onto Oak Grove Rd and drive for 1.1 miles to the roundabout. From the roundabout, Oak Grove Rd becomes Castle Rock Rd. Drive for 2.1 miles to the Park. Limited parking is available at the end of Castle Rock Rd but ther is additional parking at the Orchard Staging

TrailHead Parking Fee: None
Other Fees: None

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The trailhead information on this page was last updated Thursday, July 09, 2009.