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City: Lafayette Region: EastBay Park: Lafayette ReservoirPark Map URL: Click Here
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Thursday, August 17, 2017 @ 9:30 AM
Hike starts at9:30 am from the intersection of Via Granada and Moraga Road. Park on Via Granada. A moderate 6.25-mile hike on the upper rim trail of the Lafayette Reservoir with about a 1400-ft elevation gain. Please download and print out the route map here.
Route is up the trail from the start point, then left on the Lafayette Rim Trail and continuing past the water tank until reaching the picnic tables just before the dam and restrooms for a short rest/snack. Then continue across the dam.
After crossing the dam, turn right on the lower trail, then left on the trail just past the children's play area. Turn right on the rim trail at the top of the hill and continue to the 2nd sign board to turn left to return to the start point on the trail we originally ascended.
Dogs are allowed but must be on leashes NOT longer than 6 feet.Please download and print out the attached driving directions here.
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From Walnut Creek, follow Hwy 24 Westbound, take the Central Lafayette / Moraga exit. Follow the signs toward First Street / Central District / Moraga. (Right turn onto 1st.). At stoplight, make a RIGHT turn onto Mount Diablo Blvd. Immediately merge into the LEFT LANE, and make a LEFT TURN onto Moraga Rd. Merge into the RIGHT LANE and continue STRAIGHT at the light (right lane) on Moraga Rd.
The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Thursday, November 30, 2017.
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