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Hike Details for Arbolado Park

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Lime Ridge Open Space
Arbolado Park
RSVPs - 52 -- YES: 21 NO: 30 MAYBE: 1

Arbolado Park
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City: Walnut Creek
Region: EastBay
Park: Lime Ridge Open Space
Park Map URL: Click Here

Thursday, December 19, 2019 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:



Meet at Arbolado Park at the restrooms near the tennis courts for a hike in Walnut Creeks Lime Ridge Open Space.

Starting at
9:30 am from Arbolado Park is a moderate 6-mile or longer 8-mile loop-hike.

Route will be the Ohlone Trail, left onto the Blue Oak Trail, through the Ygnacio Valley Road tunnel, right on unnamed trail by Bayberry Pond, right onto the Lime Ridge Trail through the northerly Ygnacio Valley Road tunnel.

The long hike turns left on the Buckeye Trail, continues right on the Ohlone Trail, then right on the Ridge Trail to the rest/snack stop at the top of the Lime Ridge Trail.

The short hike continues on the Lime Ridge Trail to the rest/snack stop on top of the ridge.

Both hikes continue on the Lime Ridge Trail, right onto the Manzanita Trail, right onto the Paraiso Trail, short right jog at bottom of hill, then left onto the Ohlone Trail to return to Arbolado Park.

Water and restrooms and plenty of parking at Arbolado Park.

Please download and/or print out the route map here: Route Map

Contact: Howard   
Email: [email protected]
Cell Phone: (925) 548-8783


Trail Notes:

Over 1200 acres of pristine open space and 25 miles of trails are held jointly by the cities of Concord and Walnut Creek.


Trailhead Directions:
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From 680, exit at Ygnacio Valley Rd. and go east about 3.3 miles to Oak Grove Rd. (traffic light). Right about .75 miles to Arbolado Dr. Left about .25 miles to Arbolado Park on the left. Park in the parking lot opposite Sutton Drive. Meet by the bathroom next to the tennis courts.

Parking Fee: no charge

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

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