Lake Chabot Trail is a 8.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Castro Valley, California that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
Warning: The Bass Cove Trail and West Shore Trail by the dam is CLOSED, you cannot pass (for the dam improvements). The trail will not be open again at least until summer 2017 according to the sign posted. Lake Chabot Loop is a 10.40 mile loop trail located near Castro Valley, California and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for fishing, hiking & mountain biking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. Dogs on leash in developed areas/under voice command in undeveloped areas of the park. You can avoid a large portion of the paved East Shore Trail by taking the southern Cameron Loop after crossing the Honker Bay bridge, Ten Hills Trail, and Indian Cove Trail leaving a very short paved section to the Marina
Liked the trail very much, the right side leads to a mountain, left side is relatively flat and a nice stroll around the lake.
Awesome shaded trail.
good place for walk and run also enjoy the view