Mt. Diablo State Park
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City: Clayton Region: EastBay Park: Mt. Diablo State ParkPark Map URL: Click Here
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Saturday, May 11, 2019 @ 9:00 AM
Let's hike earlier in the day and the day before Mother's Day on Saturday at9:00am for a hike up Mitchell Canyon. Your choice of a moderate 5.7 mile/1250' shorter hike or a challenging 8.3 mile/2000' long hike. Route will be Mitchell Canyon Road, right on Red Road, left on Olofson Ridge to the boundary fence. The short hike will break here before retracing your steps back to Mitchell Canyon Road. Just before MC, turn left on Globe Lily Trail, then right on Black Point and left on Mitchell Canyon back to the parking area.
The long hike returns back to Black Point Trail and breaks there before climbing to the peak. Turn left on Black Point Trail and follow all the way back to Mitchell Canyon Road, left back to the parking area.Please note: This group does not stay together on the hike instead relying on arrows put on the ground with flour to mark turns. You are encouraged to stay with others who are hiking your speed and you should also carry the trail route map either downloaded to your phone or in paper form.
Contact: Steve Smith
Please download and/or print out the route map here: Route Map
Email: [email protected]
Cell Phone: (925) 325-0805
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Meet at Mitchell Canyon Staging area.
Other Fees: none
The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Thursday, November 30, 2017.
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