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A trail with rolling hills where you can feel like you are flying with the hawks.


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2.9

Miles

4.7

KM

83%

Runnable

1,956' 596 m

High

1,100' 335 m

Low

237' 72 m

Up

863' 263 m

Down

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

22%

Max Grade (12°)

Dogs Off-leash

Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Many people attempt to go uphill along the paved trail, but an EBMUD permit is required beyond the gate.

Description

This trail starts at the end of Elderberry Trail junction. You'll be head west towards the Rocky Ridge Peak and running along the ridgeline while enjoying bay views on your left, and canyon views and Mt. Diablo on your right. At 1.1 miles where you'll see a EBMUD gate on the left, make a right turn, heading down a bit, continue until you reach the paved trail. From here, you have an option to run down the paved trail to head back to the staging area. This portion of the trail is only about 0.5 miles but is very steep.

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Shared By:

Haiyan Jia

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  4.3 from 4 votes

#10941

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  4.3 from 4 votes
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Trail Rankings

#1,038

in California

#10,941

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Photos

Foliage under morning sun.
Oct 20, 2017 near Danville, CA
Panaroma view minutes before sunrise.
Oct 20, 2017 near Danville, CA
Sunrise above the canyon.
Oct 8, 2017 near Danville, CA
Before sunrise.
Oct 8, 2017 near Danville, CA
Sun rays.
Oct 8, 2017 near Danville, CA
Rolling Hills extended into the fog.
Oct 8, 2017 near Danville, CA

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