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Hike Details for Sutherland Dr

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Shell Ridge Open Space
Sutherland Dr
RSVPs - 82 -- YES: 31 NO: 34 MAYBE: 17

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

Sunday, February 02, 2014 @ 9:30 AM


Event Notes:

A moderate, 6-mile 900-foot elevation gain loop hike with an optional 1-mile add-on. Route will be via west Fossil Hill Loop, Indian Creek, Borges Mt. Diablo, Ginder Gap, Ridge Top, Briones Mt. Diablo, and Borges Ranch Trails to Borges Ranch. After a short rest/snack stop, return via Borges Ranch, Briones Mt. Diablo, Coyote Pond, Indian Creek, and east Fossil Hill Loop Trails to the trailhead. The optional add-on will continue on the Indian Creek Trail past the east Fossil Hill Loop Trail to the Kovar, west Fossil Hill Loop, Bramhall and east Fossil Hill Loop Trails to return to the trailhead. Only water at the trailhead, but full facilities at Borges Ranch. 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:
Click Here for a Map

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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