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Hike Details for San Leandro's Chabot Park

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Lake Chabot Regional Park
San Leandro's Chabot Park
RSVPs - 46 -- YES: 16 NO: 28 MAYBE: 2

City: San Leandro
Region: EastBay
Park: Lake Chabot Regional Park

Thursday, September 26, 2019 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:

Choose a 6.8 mile, 800 foot, 7.9 mile 1,100 foot or 9.5 mile 1,200 foot elevation gain balloon hike starting below the dam in San Leandro's Chabot Park. Route will be West Shore Trail, Bass Cove Trail, Columbine Trail, Quail Trail, Lost Ridge Trail, Hawk Ridge Road stopping to rest/snack at the logs lining the meadow at Hawk Ridge Campground. Return on Columbine Trail, after crossing the small foot bridge short hike will go left and retrace back on Bass Cove Trail and West Shore Trail back to the cars. Medium and Long hikes go right after crossing the small foot bridge continuing on Columbine Trail. Medium hike turns left, uphill, at Columbine-Cascade Trail junction, left on Goldenrod Trail, continues straight on Bass Cove Trail retracing back to the cars. Long hike continues to the end of Cascade Trail, left up Jackson Grade Trail, left on Goldenrod Trail, straight on Bass Cove Trail retracing back to the cars. Water/bathrooms at Chabot Park and Hawk Ridge.

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:

San Leandro's Chabot Park provides access to Lake Chabot's West Ridge Trail starting from below the dam.


Trailhead Directions:
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San Leandro's Chabot Park, Estudillo Ave. and Sylvan Circle, use 1725 Estudillo Ave., San Leandro for GPS. Heading West on HWY 580 from Pleasanton, take Exit 31. Estudillo/Downtown. Very first right onto MacArthur, very next right onto Estudillo Ave. Follow Estudillo Ave. 4/10 mile to its end which is the entrance to the park. Tricky road, you will need to bear left to stay on Estudillo Ave., DO NOT go right on Lake Chabot Road. Heading East on HWY 580 from Oakland take Exit 31A, Dutton Ave/Estudillo. Continue straight after exiting then turn left on Estudillo Ave. and follow directions above to the park entrance.

Parking Fee: NONE

The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

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