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Hike Details for Kellogg Picnic Area

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Los Vaqueros Watershed
Kellogg Picnic Area
RSVPs - 53 -- YES: 20 NO: 28 MAYBE: 5

Kellogg Picnic Area
Click the Staging Area/Trail Name above for park information.
City: Brentwood
Region: EastBay
Park: Los Vaqueros Watershed
Park Map URL: Click Here
C A N C E L L E D

Sunday, January 27, 2019 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:

Los Vaqueros Green Hills Hike

Your choice of two hikes in Contra Costa Watershed's Los Vaqueros Reservoir
A Moderate+ 5.9 mile, 1000 ft. ele. or
a Challenging 8.6 mile, 1500 ft. ele.

Starting from the Kellogg Creek Recreation Area we head up to Eagle Ridge on Walnut, Mortero, Rancho, and Kit Fox Trails.

The short hike can stop to snack here before descending/returning on Eagle Ridge and Walnut Trails.

The longer hike will continue ascending to return on Eagle Ridge, Vista Grande, Mariposa Canyon and Walnut Trails.

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

Leader: Joel Schantz


Trail Notes:

No dogs except seeing-eye dogs. Not advisable for strollers or wheelchairs. Restrooms and water at start/finish and Visitor Center.


Trailhead Directions:
Click Here for a Map

From the east(Sacramento, Stockton): HWY4 west(Charter Way) from Stockton to Byron Rd (J4); right on Camino Diablo; left on Walnut Ave into north Los Vaqueros Watershed entrance and Kellogg Picnic Area. From the southwest(Hayward, San Jose): I-580 east; north on Vasco Rd.(do not turn into south entrance/marina, keep going to Camino Diablo); left on Camino Diablo; left on Walnut Blvd into north Los Vaqueros Watershed entrance and Kellogg Picnic Area. From southest (Modesto): Hwy 132 west; I-580 west; north on Mountain House Parkway; left on Byron Rd (J4); left on Camino Diablo; left on Walnut Blvd into north Los Vaqueros Watershed enrance and Kellog Picnic Area. From west (SF, Walnut Creek): I-80 east to Hwy24 east, get in 3rd lane from left; north (toward Concord) at end of 24 onto 680, first right exit to Ygnacio Valley Rd.; east on Ygnacio Valley Rd; right on Clayton Rd.; left (east) on Marsh Creek Rd to Brentwood; right (south) on Walnut Blvd into north Los Vaqueros Watershed entrance and Kellogg Picnic Area. From north (Concord): Hwy 4 east to Antioch; Hwy 4 Bypass south to Walnut Blvd; south on Walnut Blvd, crossing Marsh Creek and Camino Diablo, into north Los Vaqueros Watershed entrance and Kellogg Picnic Area.

Parking Fee: $4 res/$6 non-res

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

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