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Hike Details for Ygnacio Canal Trail @ Arbolado Park

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Regional Trails
Ygnacio Canal Trail @ Arbolado Park

Ygnacio Canal Trail @ Arbolado Park
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City: Walnut Creek
Region: EastBay
Park: Regional Trails
Park Map URL: Click Here

Sunday, March 09, 2008 @ 10:10 AM


Event Notes:

A paved hike great for this rainy season. Expect little to no mud. This is a dog/pet friendly hike. Kid friendly as well in the sense it is relatively flat, but beware of a few road crossings, including once across Ygnacio Valley Road (at light). Heavy rain cancels.

Contact: John Bondon
Cell Phone: (925) 457-7717
Work Phone: (925) 272-4321


Trail Notes:

Horseshoe-shaped multi-use trail that runs along the Contra Costa Canal.


Trailhead Directions:
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From Hwy 680 North or Hwy 24 East, exit at Ygnacio Valley Road. At the bottom of the hill turn right onto Ygnacio at the light. Proceed thru Walnut Creek until you reach Oak Grove Road (gas station on right). Turn right onto Oak Grove Road.

From Hwy 680 South, take the Treat Blvd exit, head east on Treat (left at off ramp light, left at Treat Blvd light) until you reach Oak Grove Road (gas station on right). Turn right onto Oak Grove Road.

Go past the library. The 4th stop sign should be Arbolado Drive. Turn left at Arbolado Drive (stop sign). You'll pass the hiking trail just as you approach Arbolado Park. (There is a 3-way stop sign right after the trail crossing.) Park along the street. Meet at trail crossing.

Parking Fee: none

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

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