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Hike Details for Snyder Ln

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Shell Ridge Open Space
Snyder Ln

Snyder Ln
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City: Walnut Creek
Region: EastBay
Park: Shell Ridge Open Space
Park Map URL: Click Here

Thursday, September 01, 2011 @ 9:00 AM


Event Notes:

A moderate 6-mile partial-loop hike with an estimated elevation gain of 1100 feet. Route will be via Sulfur Creek, Ridge Top, Briones to Mt Diablo, Shell Loop and Stage Road trails to Castle Rock Park. We will take a short rest/snack stop at Castle Rock Park then return over the hill to Bob Pond, then Costanoan and Sulfur Creek trails to the trailhead. There are restrooms, water and picnic tables at both Bob Pond and Castle Rock Park. Dog friendly, off-leash OK on the trails. These Event Notes supersede the Trail Notes.

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


Trail Notes:

No facilities at trailhead. Water, restrooms, and covered picnic tables available at Borges Ranch. Dog friendly, off-leash OK on trails.


Trailhead Directions:
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Nearby address is 1250 Snyder Lane.

From 680 Fwy exit at Ygnacio Valley Rd. Turn right onto Ygnacio Valley Rd and drive for 1.7 miles to Walnut Ave (NOT Walnut Blvd). Turn right onto Walnut Ave and proceed for 1.3 miles to Snyder Lane. Turn right and drive for 0.6 miles to end of road. Park on street.

From Ygnacio Valley Rd westbound drive to Wiget Lane. Turn left and drive for 0.7 mile to Walnut Ave. Turn left and proceed on Walnut Ave for 0.3 miles to Synder Lane. Turn right on Snyder Lane and drive for 0.6 mile to end of road. Park on street.

Parking Fee: None
Other Fees: None

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

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