City: Alamo Park: Diablo Foothills Regional ParkAlternate URL: Click Here
A 5+-mile loop hike in the Shell Ridge and Diablo Foothills Parks. Route from the Livorna trailhead will be via the Foothills, Hazard, Franco Ranch, Sugarloaf - Shell Ridge, Twin Ponds Loop and Borges Ranch Trails to Borges Ranch. After a short snack/rest stop return via Borges Ranch, Costanoan, Ridge Top, Briones Mt Diablo, Borges Ranch and Foothills Trails to the Livorna trailhead. No facilities at the trailhead, but full facilities at Borges Ranch. Dog friendly, off-leash OK on the trails.Contact: Howard
From southbound 680 Fwy, exit at Livorna Rd and go east (left) on Livorna Rd. From northbound 680 Fwy, exit at Livorna Rd and go east (right) on Livorna Rd. Once on Livorna, drive 1.6 miles to the trailhead parking lot on the left. There are only 7 parking spots at the trailhead, so carpool if you can.