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Plein Air Painting Hike

August 11 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

All Discover Diablo hikes are subject to, and will honor, all applicable COVID-19–related restrictions in place for our area.

Join us for an evening of plein air painting at one of Save Mount Diablo’s gorgeous properties: Wright Canyon! All ages and levels of experience are welcome! An experienced painter will be available to give tips and tricks.

What to Bring:

  • Dress in layers
  • Wear shoes you’re comfortable hiking in
  • Plenty of water
  • Snacks
  • A blanket (if you’d like to sit on the grass to paint)
  • Painting materials (i.e. canvas, paintbrushes, paint, water cups, etc.) – Save Mount Diablo will also provide watercolors/paintbrushes/postcard painting paper to anyone who would like some
  • A backpack for all your materials

NOTE: We will be driving all the materials up to the painting site.

Restrooms are not available.

Heavy rain cancels.

Participants will be required to accept our COVID-19 Protocol (available during registration).

This event is limited to 20 participants.

Land: Save Mount Diablo

Rating: Moderate/Strenuous (Includes a steep incline)

Distance: 2.5 miles

Elevation change: 800’

Leader: Save Mount Diablo Staff

Meet: 4390 Morgan Territory Road, Clayton, CA 94517

GPS Coordinates: 37.880495639230155, -121.86934108764916


When does registration open for this event?

Each Discover Diablo event opens up for registration exactly 2 months before the day of the event at 10AM. All events are first come, first serve.

 Are dogs allowed on Discover Diablo hikes?

No. Some Discover Diablo hikes take place on land owned by other organizations (such as Mount Diablo State Park & East Bay Regional Park lands) and many of the trails on these properties have a strict no-dog policy. 

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Anyone under the age of 18 will need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. On the hike day, we will have a roster with your registration information on it. Please make sure to check in with the hike leader.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes. If you would like to change anything, please reach out to discoverdiablo@savemountdiablo.org.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can contact us at discoverdiablo@savemountdiablo.org.



August 11
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:


Wright Canyon
4390 Morgan Territory Rd.
Clayton, CA 94517 United States

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