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Shell Ridge Open Space
Sutherland Dr

Sutherland Dr
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City: Walnut Creek
Region: EastBay
Park: Shell Ridge Open Space
Park Map URL: Click Here

Thursday, February 16, 2012 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

A moderate loop hike of about 6 miles and 1100-foot elevation gain to Castle Rock Park and return. Route will be via the West Fossil Hill Loop, Indian Creek, Briones Mt Diablo, Ginder Gap Loop, Ridge Top, Briones Mt Diablo, Shell Loop and Castle Rock trails to the Park. After a short rest/snack stop, return via Stage Rd, Shell Loop, Briones Mt Diablo, Coyote Pond, Indian Creek and East Fossil Hill Loop trails to the trailhead. Only water at the trailhead, but full facilities at Castle Rock Park. Dogs welcome, off-leash OK on the trails. For GPS or map program location, a nearby address is 192 Sutherland Dr, Walnut Creek.

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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For map or direction info, a nearby address is 192 Sutherland Dr.
From 680 South or 24 East exit at Ygnacio Valley Rd and go EAST traveling 0.9 miles to Walnut Blvd. Turn right onto Walnut Blvd. If coming from the East, take Ygnacio Valley Road eastbound and pass Walnut Ave. Continue to Walnut Blvd (past John Muir Hospital) and turn left. After turning onto Walnut Blvd continue for 1.7 miles to Sutherland Dr. Turn left onto Sutherland Dr to the trailhead parking lot at the end of the street.

Parking Fee: None
Other Fees: None

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

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