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City: Moraga Region: EastBay Park: EBMUDPark Map URL: Click Here
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Thursday, December 07, 2017 @ 9:30 AM
Now that a single-lane bridge has been installed on Canyon Road, we again have easy access to the Valle Vista EBMUD staging area. Bring your EBMUD permit. Those without can be a guest of a hiker that has one.
Starting at9:30 am from EBMUD Valle Vista Staging Area is a moderate 7-mile 1300-ft elevation gain hike along the Upper San Leandro Reservoir. Please download and print out the route map here.
Route from Valle Vista is through the gate, right a short distance, left on Richie Loop Trail, right on trail to King Canyon Loop, keeping left continuing up and over the hill to the gate at the bottom where we will take a short snack break.
Return right on King Canyon Loop Trail along the reservoir, left to return to the staging area.
Restrooms at Valle Vista. Dogs not allowed in EBMUD.
Please download and print out the driving directions here.
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Cell Phone: (925) 548-8783
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Take 680 to 24 west and exit at the Central Lafayette exit. Right under the Freeway to the second light (quick). Right a very short distance to Moraga Rd (light). Left about 6 miles to Valle Vista Staging Area on your left. You must sign in with your EBMUD hiking permit number and license plate number of the vehicle you came in.
Other Fees: Permits cost $3/day, $10/1yr, $20/3yrs, $30/5yrs
The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Thursday, November 30, 2017.
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