Hike SMD’s beautiful Mangini Ranch, Save Mount Diablo’s first public educational preserve, and connect more deeply to nature through a contemplative solo exercise amidst an oak woodland forest with beautiful vistas. Every participant should bring a journal and pen along with appropriate hiking clothing and gear.
Be sure to bring plenty of water and a snack, and dress in layers. Sturdy shoes or hiking boots are recommended. Heavy rain cancels.
Participants will be required to accept our COVID-19 Protocol (available during registration).
This event is limited to 25 participants.
Land: Save Mount Diablo
Distance: 2 miles
Elevation change: 300’
Leader: Ted Clement, Save Mount Diablo Executive Director
Meet: Mangini Ranch Educational Preserve – 37.930972, -121.973708
(Photo by Haley Sutton)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You can contact us at email@example.com.