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Hike Details for Regency Drive

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Mt. Diablo State Park
Regency Drive
RSVPs - 52 -- YES: 18 NO: 29 MAYBE: 5

Regency Drive
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City: Clayton
Region: EastBay
Park: Mt. Diablo State Park
Park Map URL: Click Here
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Sunday, October 07, 2018 @ 9:00 AM


Event Notes:

Eagle Peak

Something for everyone hike in Mount Diablo State Park. From the Regency Gate your choice of
a Moderate 4.5 mile, 900 ft
a Challenging 6.6 mile, 1800 ft
or Challenging+ 7.5 mile, 2100 ft Hikes

Starting from Regency Gate the all routes will follow Donner Canyon Road, Hetherrington, Bruce Lee Spring, Donner, Hetherrington, Donner Canyon Road, and Meridian Ridge Road Trails to Meridian Point Trail where the hikes diverge. The short hike turns right on Meridian Point Trail to return on Back Creek Trail.

The medium and long hikes continue up Meridian Ridge Road to Back Creek Trail where the medium hike turns right to return along Back Creek Trail.

The long hike continues on to Eagle Peak on Meridian Ridge Road, Eagle Peak, Coulter Pine, Bruce Lee Road, Murchio Road, and Back Creek Trails.

Please download the Route Map here

Leader: Joel Schantz


Trail Notes:

Many different hikes of varying difficulty may be started from Regency Dr. See Event Notes for specific details and difficulty of the hike.


Trailhead Directions:
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From I-680 Northbound or Hwy 24 East, exit at Ygnacio Valley Road (at Walnut Creek). At bottom of offramp at the stoplight, turn RIGHT on Ygnacio Valley Road. Proceed on Ygnacio Valley Road to Clayton Road in Concord (approx 7.5 miles) and turn right (east).

From I-680 Southbound, exit at Treat Blvd (at Walnut Creek). Turn left at the stop light, then immediate left at the next stop light (Treat Blvd). Follow Treat all the way up the hill into Concord (approx 8 miles). Turn right onto Clayton Road.

Proceed downhill on Clayton Road into the town of Clayton. At stoplight, turn Right onto Regency Drive. Follow to the end.

From Antioch/Pitttsburg, take Kirker Pass Road westbound and down the hill into Concord. Just past the Concord (Chronicle) Pavilion, turn LEFT at the light at Concord Blvd. Just past Indian Wells Way, Concord Blvd becomes Oakhurst Drive. Stay on Oakhurst and get into middle lane as you approach the intersection with Clayton Road (stoplight). Turn LEFT onto CLAYTON ROAD/MARSH CREEK ROAD. Then turn RIGHT at stoplight onto REGENCY DRIVE. Continue to the end.

Parking Fee: none

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

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