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Hike Details for Vollmer Peak Trail

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Tilden Regional Park
Vollmer Peak Trail
RSVPs - 45 -- YES: 15 NO: 29 MAYBE: 1

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

Thursday, October 04, 2018 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:

About a 7.5 mile, 1,100 foot elevation gain loop hike starting in Tilden Regional Park with a shorter 6.5 mile option. Route will be Vollmer Peak Trail, Gillespie Camp Road, Grizzly Peak Trail, crossover Grizzly Peak Blvd., UCs Upper Jordan Trail, Panorama Trail, stopping to rest/snack at the bay view log. Return continues down the Panorama Trail, turn right back up the Jordan Trail, Side Hill Trail, cross back over Grizzly Peak Blvd., (CLIMB OVER A GATE) left on EBMUDs Skyline Trail back to the parking area. Water/flush toilets at nearby Steam Train parking lot, porta-potty at trailhead.

Please see Claremont Canyon Regional Preserve map here and route map here.

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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