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Hike Details for Morgan Territory Rd Staging Area

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Morgan Territory Regional Preserve
Morgan Territory Rd Staging Area
RSVPs - 63 -- YES: 21 NO: 32 MAYBE: 10

Morgan Territory Rd Staging Area
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City: Livermore
Region: EastBay
Park: Morgan Territory Regional Preserve
Park Map URL: Click Here

Sunday, November 10, 2019 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

Fall Acorn Hunt Hike

Your choice hikes of
A Moderate 5.6 mile, 900 ft.
or a Challenging 7.3 mile, 1200 ft.
hike in EBRPD Morgan Territory Regional Preserve.

Starting from the main staging area, we head out Condor, Volvon, and Blue Oak Trails to descend on Miwok and Manzanita Trails before ascending to Valley View Trail. At this point the two hikes split up with the short hike turning left on Valley View until reaching the Volvon Trail. Turn left and pass through the gate on Volvon Trail.

Meanwhile the long hike turns right on Valley View Trail, turning right again at Volvon Loop Trail. Proceeding around Bob Walker Ridge in a counter-clockwise direction on the Volvon Loop and Volvon Trails. Rejoining the shorter hike after passing through the gate near the Valley View Trail intersection.

Both hikes return along Volvon Trail turning right at the Hummingbird junction then another right after 0.2 mile onto Prairie Falcon Trail. Following the single track Prairie Falcon Trail around to Volvon Trail. After 140 ft. on Volvon Trail turning right again onto Condor Trail to return to the parking lot.

Please download and/or print out the route map here: Route Map

If you know how to use GPX files, you can download a copy here: GPX File

Leader: Joel Schantz

Trail Notes:

We will meet at the Morgan Territory Road Staging Area where bathroom facilities and water are available.

Trailhead Directions:
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9401 Morgan Territory Rd Livermore, CA 94551 From I-580 in Livermore, exit onto N. Livermore Ave. and turn north. Shortly after N. Livermore curves left (west), turn right onto Morgan Territory Road and follow it 10.7 miles to the staging area. From Walnut Creek/Concord, take Clayton Road to Marsh Creek Road, then turn right onto Morgan Territory Road. The staging area is 9.4 miles from Marsh Creek Road.

Parking Fee: none

The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Thursday, November 30, 2017.

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