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Hike Details for King Canyon Hike

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EBMUD
King Canyon Hike

King Canyon Hike
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City: Moraga/Canyon
Region: EastBay
Park: EBMUD
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Saturday, May 11, 2013 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:

This is a 6+ mile hike with one 500 foot hill, alongside the Upper San Leandro reservoir. It is a SATURDAY hike because Sunday is Mother's Day. Sign in your vehicle at the parking lot kiosk. One potty but no water. Valle Vista is about 7 miles south of 24 on Moraga Rd.

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Trail Notes:

This is about a 6 mile hike and for the most part, just gradual inclines (mostly gently rolling hills), although there is a pretty tough 1 mile climb between miles 4 and 5. A hiking permit is required for this trail.


Trailhead Directions:

From Walnut Creek, take 24 to the Central Lafayette exit and make the first 2 immediate right turns off of 24. Make a right on Mt. Diablo Blvd. and a left on Moraga Road. Follow Moraga Road all the way to the Valle Vista Staging Area (about 5 miles). The staging area will be on the left.

Parking Fee: none
Other Fees: Permits cost $3/day, $10/1yr, $20/3yrs, $30/5yrs

The trailhead information on this page was last updated
Wednesday, May 02, 2007.

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