Hike Details for Lake Chabot
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City: Castro Valley
Sunday, June 19, 2005 @ 10:00 AM
Meet in the parking lot. We will hike the West Shore Trail. Hike is about 4 miles with some hills.
Cell Phone: (925)
The route is a paved trail, that runs between the Lake Chabot Marina parking lot, along the left side of the lake and past the damn to a picnic area. The round trip is a little over three miles and takes a little more than an hour to walk. It has some hills, but is mostly pretty easy. We would return the way we came and there are benches looking out over the water, so people can stop and rest and go at there own pace and still catch the rest of the group on their way back.
Parking Fee: $5
Other Fees: Dog Fee
Driving Directions to Lake Chabot Marina:
From I-580 in San Leandro, exit at Fairmont Drive and go east (uphill).
(Note that Fairmont Drive becomes Lake Chabot Road.) The Marina
entrance will be to the left at the bottom of the hill.
From I-580 westbound in Castro Valley, take the Strobridge Ave. exit.
Turn right on Strobridge, right on Castro Valley Blvd., and left on
Lake Chabot Road. The Marina is about two miles ahead on the
From I-580 eastbound in Castro Valley, take the Redwood Road exit
and turn left onto Redwood Road, left at Castro Valley Blvd., right
at Lake Chabot Road. The Marina is about two miles ahead on the
The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Tuesday, June 14, 2005.
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