About Us Upcoming Hikes Past Hikes Frequently Asked Questions Past Emails Related Links Join Us

Hike Details for Sycamore Valley Park

For a Printer Friendly Version, click here.

Sycamore Valley Regional Open Space
Sycamore Valley Park
RSVPs - 28 -- YES: 9 NO: 19 MAYBE: 0

Sycamore Valley Park
Click the Staging Area/Trail Name above for park information.
City: Danville
Region: EastBay
Park: Sycamore Valley Regional Open Space
Park Map URL: Click Here

Thursday, December 13, 2018 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

Choose a 6 mile 900 foot or 8.25 mile 1,200 foot elevation gain loop hike in Danville's Sycamore Valley Regional Open Space Preserve. Route will be paved walkway behind the elementary school, Alta Vista Way, cross over Camino Tassajara, Woodside Road, Haymaker Trail, Harvest Trail, No Name Trail #1, back on Harvest Trail, Country Hills Ct., Wood Ranch Dr., cross back over Camino Tassajara, right on No Name Trail #2, ascend Short Ridge Trail stopping at the bench at the very top of the hill to rest/snack. Return continues on Short Ridge Trail, short hike turns left down Shady Slope Trail to its very end, out the gate and left across the ballfields back to the cars. Long hike also continues on Short Ridge Trail after the break but turns right down Sand Hill Trail, right on Tatcan Trail, climb over a gate, Laurelwood Drive, left on paved walkers trail, left on Sand Hill Trail back up to the ridge, right on Short Ridge Trail to its very end, No Name Trail #3, down Shady Slope Trail, out the gate and left across the ball fields back to the cars. Water/restrooms at the trailhead.

Please download and/or print out the route map here: Route Map

If you know how to use GPX files, you can download a copy here: GPX File

Contact: Dan   
Cell Phone: (925) 323-7384

Trail Notes:

Moderate hikes are available in both the North and South portions of the Open Space. Loop distances up to about 6 miles are possible.

Trailhead Directions:
Click Here for a Map

Trailhead address is 2200 Holbrook Drive, Danville. From I-680 South exit on Sycamore Valley Road E. From I-680 North exit on Sycamore Valley Road and turn right onto Sycamore Valley Road East. Continue on Sycamore Valley Road, which becomes Camino Tassajara, for about 3 miles. Turn left onto Holbrook Drive. Park at the far end of the lot.

Parking Fee: None
Other Fees: None

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

Copyright © 2004-2021 John Bondon all rights reserved