Hike Details for Joaquin Ranch trail to Briones to Mt Diablo trail
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Joaquin Ranch trail to Briones to Mt Diablo trail
City: Walnut Creek
Park: EBRPD/Mt Diablo
Saturday, September 09, 2006 @ 4:00 PM
We'll meet at the trail head at 4:00 pm (directions below), and do a 2.2 mile loop on Joaquin Ranch trail to Briones to Mt Diablo trail, to Fossil hill trail and return via Indian creek trail.
You can call my cell phone with any questions 510-774-6972
Cell Phone: (510) 000-0000
Terrain: mild hills, flat areas, wide and narrow dirt trails, with nice views of the hills.
From Berkely take 24 east (or from San Ramon 690 north) to the ygnacio valley road exit. Turn right at the end of the exit ramp and follow YVR for about 5 lights to Walnut Blvd.
From east bound on Ygnacio valley Road in Walnut Creek turn right on Walnut Blvd. (from west bound Ygnacio Valley Road turn left on Walnut Blvd.)
Stay on Wlanut blvd for about 2.5 miles till you get to the intersection of Rockspring Pl. Turn left on Rockspring Pl. You will know you are approaching Rockspring when you see 2 tal hill/rock outcroppings appear behind the houses.
Go about 0.2 miles on Rockspring and you will see a clearing where there are no houses. Right before the clearing is a small road on the left. This is the parking are for the trailhead. Turn left onto the road and park on the right side. You will see a few signs at the entrance to the road: "Park open daylight hours only", "fire trail 4-3", and "no parking 9pm to 6 am".
The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Friday, June 09, 2006.
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