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Woods, Meadows, & Creek Hike

March 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

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

This loop hike provides a glimpse of some of the varied terrain in Morgan Territory Preserve. We’ll cross Morgan Territory Rd to hike in the western part of the Preserve, where we’ll see Highland Ridge in the distance and then Roger’s Ridge, before crossing the road again & climbing the creek drainage back to the Morgan Territory Staging Area. With luck, we’ll see wildflowers in the meadows.

Be sure to bring plenty of water and a snack, and dress in layers. Sturdy shoes or hiking boots are recommended. Heavy rain cancels.

Restrooms are available at the parking lot.

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

This event is limited to 20 participants.

Land: East Bay Regional Park District

Rating: Moderate

Distance: 3.5 miles

Elevation change: 500’

Leader: Jean Vieth, Save Mount Diablo Hike Leader

Meet: Morgan Territory Staging Area

Directions: From I-580 in Livermore, exit onto N. Livermore Ave., and turn north. Shortly after N. Livermore curves left and becomes Manning Rd (west), turn right onto Morgan Territory Rd and follow it for about 5.5 miles to the staging area, which will be on the right-hand side of the road. From Walnut Creek/Concord, take Clayton Rd to Marsh Creek Rd, then turn right onto Morgan Territory Rd. The staging area is 9.4 miles from March Creek Rd on the left-hand side.

(Photo by Roxana Lucero)

FAQs

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 contact Denise Castro at dcastro@savemountdiablo.org 

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can reach Denise Castro, Outreach & Education Associate, at dcastro@savemountdiablo.org

 

Details

Date:
March 26
Time:
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/woods-meadows-creek-hike-tickets-237524952527

Venue

Morgan Territory Road Staging Area
9401 Morgan Territory Road
Livermore, CA 94551 United States

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