Blue Oak Woodland in Spring Hike
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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