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Hike Details for Vollmer Peak Trail

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Tilden Regional Park
Vollmer Peak Trail
RSVPs - 38 -- YES: 9 NO: 27 MAYBE: 2

Vollmer Peak Trail
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City: Berkeley Hills
Region: EastBay
Park: Tilden Regional Park
Park Map URL: Click Here

Thursday, July 13, 2017 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

About a 7.5 mile, 1,200-foot elevation gain loop hike starting in Tilden Park. Route will be Vollmer Peak Trail, Grizzly Peak Trail, cross over Grizzly Peak Blvd., UCs Upper Jordan Trail, Panorama Trail, stopping to rest/snack at the bay overview. Return continues down the Panorama Trail, back up Jordan Trail, Side Hill Trail, cross back over Grizzly Peak Blvd. (climb over/under a gate) and Skyline Trail back to the parking area. Water/flush toilets at nearby Steam Train parking lot, porta potty at trailhead. Follow Directions to Trailhead below and park in the far dirt lot as the Steam Train is now open weekdays during summer.

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

Trail Notes:

Vollmer Peak Trailhead, located behind behind the Tilden Park steam train, provides access to Tilden Park trails, EBMUD trails, and UC's fire roads & trails.

Trailhead Directions:
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HWY 24 and Exit Fish Ranch Road. (Very first exit after the tunnel for those traveling east from Oakland!) Go 1 mile up Fish Ranch Road to the stop sign. Turn right onto Grizzly Peak Blvd. Go 1.1 miles to the Tilden Park Steam Train and turn right. Do not park in the first paved lot but continue back to the farthest dirt/gravel parking area, which is the trailhead for Vollmer Peak Trail.

Parking Fee: NONE

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

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