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Hike Details for Regency Drive

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Mt. Diablo State Park
Regency Drive
RSVPs - 17 -- YES: 5 NO: 7 MAYBE: 5

Regency Drive
Click the Staging Area/Trail Name above for park information.
City: Clayton
Region: EastBay
Park: Mt. Diablo State Park
Park Map URL: Click Here
Alternate URL: Click Here

Thursday, June 16, 2016 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:

End of Spring hike of Eagle Peak

A two-for-one hike of Mount Diablo's Eagle Peak. Your choice of
1) A Challenging 6.4 mile/2200 ft. ele.
or a
2) A longer Challenging 7.7 mile/2400 ft. ele.

The route will be Back Creek Road, Bruce Lee Road, Coulter Pine, and Eagle Peak Trails to Eagle Peak for a snack break.

We will then head back down the mountain on Eagle Peak, Meridian Ridge Road, and Back Creek Trails. The shorter hike continues to Murchio Road, and Donner Canyon Road Trails to complete the hike.

The Longer hike will split off at the Tick Wood intersection to return via Tick Wood, Donner Canyon Road, Hetherrington, and Donner Canyon Road Trails to complete the hike.

Here is a Google Maps link to Regency Gate.

Leader: Joel Schantz


Trail Notes:

Many different hikes of varying difficulty may be started from Regency Dr. See Event Notes for specific details and difficulty of the hike.


Trailhead Directions:
Click Here for a Map

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.

Parking Fee: none

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

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