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Hike Details for King Canyon Hike

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King Canyon Hike
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King Canyon Hike
Click the Staging Area/Trail Name above for park information.
City: Moraga/Canyon
Region: EastBay
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Thursday, December 29, 2016 @ 9:00 AM

Event Notes:

Naturalist Trail Gail of East Bay Regional Parks has invited us to join her Upper San Leandro Reservoir hike.

EBMUD !! Valle Vista Staging Area Trail Gail 9am, Thurs Dec 29 EBMUD: Explore the watershed as we go up and down and all around on this strenuous 7+ mile hike through East Bay MUD lands to Upper San Leandro Reservoir and back again. No registration, drop-in, for info (510) 544-3258

No dogs allowed in EBMUD land.

Map directions:

Contact: Howard   
Email: [email protected]
Cell Phone: (925) 548-8783

Trail Notes:

This is about a 6 mile hike and for the most part, just gradual inclines (mostly gently rolling hills), although there is a pretty tough 1 mile climb between miles 4 and 5. A hiking permit is required for this trail.

Trailhead Directions:

From Walnut Creek, take 24 to the Central Lafayette exit and make the first 2 immediate right turns off of 24. Make a right on Mt. Diablo Blvd. and a left on Moraga Road. Follow Moraga Road all the way to the Valle Vista Staging Area (about 5 miles). The staging area will be on the left.

Parking Fee: none
Other Fees: Permits cost $3/day, $10/1yr, $20/3yrs, $30/5yrs

The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Wednesday, May 02, 2007.

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