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Hike Details for Quarry

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Tilden Regional Park
Quarry
RSVPs - 14 -- YES: 6 NO: 7 MAYBE: 1

Quarry
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City: Berkeley
Region: EastBay
Park: Tilden Regional Park
Park Map URL: Click Here

Thursday, April 07, 2016 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:

A 7 mile, 1,500-foot elevation gain loop hike in Tilden Regional Park starting from Quarry roadside picnic area. Route will be Quarry Trail, Anderson Equestrian Camp Trail, Mineral Springs Trail, Wildcat Gorge Trail, Selby Trail, Grizzly Peak Trail, Tower Trail crossing Grizzly Peak Road to rest/snack/enjoy the bay view. Return on Tower Trail, Grizzly Peak Trail, Gillespie Youth Camp Road, Vollmer Peak Trail, and Seaview Trail back to Quarry trailhead. Porta Potty at trailhead. Limited parking at Quarry but roadside parking as well as Lake View picnic area across the road from Quarry.

Contact: Dan   
Cell Phone: (925) 323-7384


Trail Notes:

Quarry roadside picnic area 0.4 mile west of Inspiration Point provides access to many trails in Tilden Park.


Trailhead Directions:
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From Highway 24 take the Orinda Exit and go north towards Orinda Village/Richmond. Drive North on Camino Pablo for approximately 2.5 miles. At the traffic signal turn left uphill onto Wildcat Canyon Road. After 2.4 miles pass Inspiration Point and continue for about 0.4 mile. Quarry is on the left. LIMITED PARKING AT QUARRY but roadside parking as well as additional parking at Lake View picnic area across the road from Quarry.

Parking Fee: NONE

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

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