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Hike Details for Marshall Drive Entrance

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Shell Ridge Open Space
Marshall Drive Entrance

City: Walnut Creek
Region: EastBay
Park: Shell Ridge Open Space

Sunday, November 18, 2012 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

A moderate, approximately 6-mile, 1000-foot elevation gain hike to Borges Ranch. Route will be via the Ridge Top, Sulfur Creek, Flat Top, Hanna Lane, and Borges Ranch trails to the Ranch. A short rest/snack stop and then return on the Borges Ranch, over-the-hill shortcut, and Ridge Top trails to the trailhead. Route is subject to change depending on trail conditions. Water, restroom and picnic tables at Borges Ranch. Dogs welcome, off-leash OK on the trails. HEAVY RAIN CANCELS!

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

Trail Notes:

There are various choices from the staging area - sunny or shady, steep or merely rolling. Dogs may run free.

Trailhead Directions:
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From 680 north or 24 east get off at the Ygnacio Valley Exit and turn right (east) onto Ygnacio Valley Road. Pass California, Main, Broadway, and Walnut Boulevard. Turn right (south) onto Homestead. Take your first left onto Marshall Drive. Go to the end. Park on street.

Parking Fee: none

The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Friday, August 08, 2008.

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