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Hike Details for Valle Vista

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Valle Vista
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Valle Vista
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City: Moraga
Region: EastBay
Park Map URL: Click Here
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Sunday, July 27, 2014 @ 9:00 AM

Event Notes:

IGNORE TRAIL NOTES. CORRECTION to Driving Directions: Almost 6 miles on Moraga Road, not 3+. About a 7.5-mile 1400-foot elevation gain hike from Valle Vista to Redwood Regional Park on mostly shaded trails. Route will be Redwood Trail, East Ridge Trail, Canyon Trail to Orchard area. Continue on trail to the fish ladder and Bridle Trail, Orchard Trail, French Trail, Chown Trail, and Stream Trail to the Orchard area for a rest/snack stop. Then return on the Canyon Trail, East Ridge Trail and Redwood Trail to Valle Vista staging area. Restroom at Valle Vista and restrooms and water at Orchard area and some locations along Stream Trail. Dogs welcome, off-leash OK on most trails except Stream Trail. EBMUD hiking permit needed, but those without can be a guest of a permit holder.

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

Trail Notes:

Restrooms at Valle Vista. Dogs not allowed in EBMUD.

Trailhead Directions:
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Take 680 to 24 west and exit at the Central Lafayette exit. Right under the Freeway to the second light (quick). Right a very short distance to Moraga Rd (light). Left about 6 miles to Valle Vista Staging Area on your left. You must sign in with your EBMUD hiking permit number and license plate number of the vehicle you came in.

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

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

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