Blue Oak Woodland in Spring Hike

202120Sep
202130Nov

Self-Guided Hike through Shellridge:

Land: Walnut Creek Open

Space Distance: 3.5 miles

Elevation Change: N/A

Trailhead: Enter the Shell Ridge Open Space gate at the end of Marshall Drive, adjacent to Indian Valley Elementary School in Walnut Creek.

Notes: Very muddy and somewhat slippery during the wet season. No restrooms on site. Trails are mostly wide fire roads with only a small portion of single-track trail. Poison oak is present on the side of some trails, but not in immediate reach. Free parking available on side of Marshall Drive.

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