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Tilden Regional Park
Inspiration Point
RSVPs - 12 -- YES: 7 NO: 4 MAYBE: 1

Inspiration Point
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City: Berkeley Hills
Region: EastBay
Park: Tilden Regional Park

Thursday, January 21, 2016 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

Seaview Trail to Volmer Peak

A moderate+ 6.4 mile, 1500 ft. elevation gain hike in EBRPD Tilden Regional Park.

From Inspiration Point we head South on Curran, Seaview, Vollmer Peak Rd Trails to a snack on the Peak. We'll return on Vollmer Peak Rd, Seaview, Vollmer Peak, Lupine, Vollmer Peak, Big Springs, Seaview, and Curran Trails.

Directions to Tilden's Inspiration Point from Google Maps

Leader: Joel Schantz

Trail Notes:

Meet at the bathroom/out house at the start of the Nimitz Way trail. We will hike for a bit on Nimitz, then cut down to the dirt trails down the hill on Conlon Trail to Wildcat Creek then return back to Inspiration Point by way of Meadows Canyon Trail. Total distance round trip estimated to be 8 miles! Terrain is level on Nimitz Way, but there are some steep downhill parts on Conlon and a steady uphill for the last couple of miles on Meadows back up to Inspiration Point.

Trailhead Directions:

From Highway 24, take the CAMINO PABLO exit towards JFK UNIV/ORINDA VILLAGE/RICHMOND. Head north on Camino Pablo for approximately 3 miles. At the intersection where Camino Pablo turns into San Pablo Dam Road, turn LEFT onto Wildcat Canyon Road. Inspiration Point will be on your RIGHT side.

Parking Fee: no charge

The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Saturday, July 03, 2004.

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