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Hike Details for Castleridge Trailhead

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Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park
Castleridge Trailhead
RSVPs - 52 -- YES: 18 NO: 24 MAYBE: 10

Castleridge Trailhead
Click the Staging Area/Trail Name above for park information.
City: Pleasanton
Region: EastBay
Park: Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park
Park Map URL: Click Here

Sunday, December 08, 2019 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:

Pleasanton Ridge Ramble

Your choice of a
6.7 mile, 1600 ft ele., or
7.8 mile, 1800 ft ele. Hike.

Starting from the Castleridge Trailhead we head up to the ridge on Courdet Trail, turning left on Ridgeline Trail. At marker 26 turn right on Bayleaf Trail, descending to a right turn at marker 25. At marker 27 the hikes split up after a snack break.

The short hike heads up Schuhart Trail to a left on Ridgeline Trail and right on Courdet Trail back to the staging area.

The longer hike continues on Bay Leaf Trail to marker 28, right on Shady Creek Trail, then right on Ridgeline Trail back to Courdet Trail and the cars.

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:

Castleridge Trailhead located on Old Foothill Road, just North of Alviso Adobe Community Park, provides access into the northern area of Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park via Courdet Trail.


Trailhead Directions:
Click Here for a Map

From i680 North or South
Take exit 26 for Bernal Ave in Pleasanton
Head West(turn left) onto Bernal Ave
0.5 mi turn right onto Foothill Rd
0.7 mi (going past the Alviso Adobe) turn left onto Old Foothill Rd
66 ft turn left to stay on Old Foothill Rd
0.1 mi Staging Area is on your right.

Parking Fee: None
Other Fees: None

The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

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