City: Clayton Park: Mt. Diablo State ParkAlternate URL: Click Here
A 6-mile 1200-ft elevation gain loop hike from Regency Gate in Mt. Diablo State Park. The route will be Back Creek Road and Trail, Meridian Point Trail, Meridian Ridge Road, Cardinet Oaks Road, Wasserman Trail, Bruce Lee Trail, Clayton Oaks Road and Donner Canyon Road back to Regency Gate. A snack/rest stop about halfway to be determined. No facilities available on this hike. Dogs not allowed in Mt. Diablo State Park.Contact: Howard
From I-680 Northbound or Hwy 24 East, exit at Ygnacio Valley Road (at Walnut Creek). At bottom of offramp at the stoplight, turn RIGHT on Ygnacio Valley Road. Proceed on Ygnacio Valley Road to Clayton Road in Concord (approx 7.5 miles) and turn right (east).
From I-680 Southbound, exit at Treat Blvd (at Walnut Creek). Turn left at the stop light, then immediate left at the next stop light (Treat Blvd). Follow Treat all the way up the hill into Concord (approx 8 miles). Turn right onto Clayton Road.
Proceed downhill on Clayton Road into the town of Clayton. At stoplight, turn Right onto Regency Drive. Follow to the end.
From Antioch/Pitttsburg, take Kirker Pass Road westbound and down the hill into Concord. Just past the Concord (Chronicle) Pavilion, turn LEFT at the light at Concord Blvd. Just past Indian Wells Way, Concord Blvd becomes Oakhurst Drive. Stay on Oakhurst and get into middle lane as you approach the intersection with Clayton Road (stoplight). Turn LEFT onto CLAYTON ROAD/MARSH CREEK ROAD. Then turn RIGHT at stoplight onto REGENCY DRIVE. Continue to the end.