Newark Slough Trail

EASY 2 reviews

Newark Slough Trail is a 5.7 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Newark, CA that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

5.7 miles 115 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly



nature trips

trail running




4 months ago

A pleasant, easy loop -- though be prepared for lots of wind and sun. Not crowded even on Memorial Day. Some cool bird life. A good place to get moving -- some cool views though it can be monotonous for stretches. I enjoyed it. Seemed like it would be a great little running or cycling loop. (This entry may be a duplicate with the Don Edwards Wildlife Refuge listing by mistake.) The tiny loop by the pump house is also worth doing -- egrets and cormorants over there.

7 months ago