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Best trails in Briones Regional Park

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Looking for a great trail in Briones Regional Park, California? AllTrails has 48 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 38 moderate trails in Briones Regional Park ranging from 1.4 to 12.8 miles and from 272 to 1,486 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Park Features: With its rolling, grassy hills and secluded, shady canyons, Briones is a secret wilderness surrounded by many towns. Briones’ rolling hills are home to diverse flora and fauna and gorgeous wildflower displays in season. Park District naturalists occasionally conduct guided walks to view the park’s natural and historic features; check District website for more information.

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#1 - Diablo View, Spengler, Old Briones Road, Lagoon, Toyon Canyon, Pine Tree and Orchard Loop
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 58 m
With its rolling, grassy hills and secluded, shady canyons, Briones is a secret wilderness surrounded by the towns of central Contra Costa County. Although the park is close to Lafayette, Walnut CreekShow more
#2 - Lafayette Ridge Trail
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 3 h 28 m
Located just a short drive from downtown San Francisco, Lafayette Ridge Trail is a moderate to difficult climb up to the summit of Russell Peak offering gorgeous views of Briones Regional Park, Mount Show more
#3 - Blue Oak Trail
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m
Blue Oak Trail is a 2.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Martinez, California and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and mountain biking.Show more
#4 - Alhambra Creek Trail
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 21 m
A great hike through nice cool shaded groves. A great choice for a hot day. Briones peak offers views from 1483' Take Alhambra Creek Trail To the Spengler Trail. Take Spengler to the Old Briones RoShow more
#5 - Springhill, Lafayette Ridge, Briones Crest and Sunrise Loop
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 2 h 20 m
Springhill, Lafayette Ridge, Briones Crest and Sunrise Loop is a 3.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Lafayette, California that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is ratedShow more
#6 - Briones Hills Loop Trail
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 3 h 23 m
This loop trail offers great view of Mt. Diablo.Show more
#7 - Ivan Dickson Loop
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 11.7 mi • Est. 6 h 21 m
Fees: $3 per vehicle; $2 dog fee Park Features: With its rolling, grassy hills and secluded, shady canyons, Briones is a secret wilderness surrounded by many towns. Briones’ rolling hills are home toShow more
#8 - Abrigo Valley Trail to Mott Peak Trail Loop
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 12 m
Abrigo trail is a popular all weather trail used by a variety of park users. Abrigo Valley Trail is a part of a network connecting with Mott Peak Trail and Santos Trail, ending at Briones Crest. Also Show more
#9 - Briones Regional Park Loop from Bear Creek Trail Head
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 3 h 27 m
East Bay park offers ample solitude, abundant sunshine. Briones Regional Park covers more than 6,000 acres in the rolling East Bay hills between Berkeley and Walnut Creek. Hikers gravitating to TildeShow more
#10 - Briones Peak via Old Briones Road
Briones Regional Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 45 m
Briones Peak via Old Briones Road is a 3.4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Martinez, California that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trShow more
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