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Hike Details for Redwood Gate/Wayside Lot

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Redwood Regional Park
Redwood Gate/Wayside Lot
RSVPs - 56 -- YES: 18 NO: 24 MAYBE: 14

Redwood Gate/Wayside Lot
Click the Staging Area/Trail Name above for park information.
City: Oakland
Region: EastBay
Park: Redwood Regional Park
Park Map URL: Click Here

Sunday, February 24, 2019 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:

Ridges, Redwoods and Streams Hike

Your choice of two hikes in EBRPD Redwood Regional Park,
a Moderate 6.7 mile, 900 ft. ele. or
a Challenging 8.9 mile, 1800 ft. ele.

We Start from the Wayside lot, heading up Canyon and East Ridge Trails to the Skyline Gate, where the two hikes split up.

The short hike descends on Stream Trail, optionally stopping to snack at Trails end.

The longer hike will take West Ridge, French, Starflower, Madrone, French, and Chown Trails to Stream Trail and Trails End for their snack break.

Both hikes continue along Stream Trail back to the Staging Area.

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:

A hidden redwood forest lies off Redwood Road just a few miles over the ridge from downtown Oakland.


Trailhead Directions:
Click Here for a Map

For driving directions click here. From Walnut Creek, take 24 through the tunnel, 13 toward Hayward, Redwood Road exit, turn left. After 3.5 miles, turn into the Redwood Gate entrance on your left. Park in the gravel Wayside Lot.

Parking Fee: $5 weekends and holidays

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

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