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Hike Details for May Road Entrance

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Dry Creek Pioneer Regional Park
May Road Entrance

May Road Entrance
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City: Union City
Region: EastBay
Park: Dry Creek Pioneer Regional Park
Park Map URL: Click Here

Sunday, July 28, 2013 @ 9:30 AM

Event Notes:

A moderate 8 mile/1500ft loop hike in EBRPD Dry Creek Pioneer/Garin Regional Parks. The route will leave the May rd staging area along May, High Ridge Loop, FD143, and High Ridge Loop Trails for a quick exploration of the Native American mortar site at Gossip Rock. We will then follow the ridge into Garin for a snack break at the Red Barn. The return route will be in the shade past Jordan Pond on the Dry Creek, Meyers Ranch, Pioneer, High Ridge Loop, and May Trails. An optional 6.5 mile/1100ft route can return via Meyers Ranch Trail without the extra climb up the Pioneer trail.

Leader: Joel Schantz

Trail Notes:

Various loop trail hikes can be made into Dry Creek/Pioneer and Garin Regional Parks from the May Road Staging Area. Drinking water and porta-potty are available at the staging area.

Trailhead Directions:
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From Oakland take 880 South to Industrial Pkwy. turn left heading East 2 miles to CA-238 / Mission Blvd. Turn right for 2.2 mi, then turn left onto Whipple Rd/May Rd. From Dublin take I-680 South 5.8 mi to exit 21A, go right on CA-84 through Niles Canyon 7.8 mi and turn right onto CA-238 N / Mission Blvd. Go North 3.5 mi and turn right onto May Rd. Drive 0.1 mi past the Dry Creek apartments to the staging area at the end of the road. The approximate address is 438 May Rd, Union City, CA 94587

Parking Fee: none
Other Fees: none

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

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