Mount Diablo Grand Loop Trail

MODERATE 82 reviews
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Mount Diablo Grand Loop Trail is a 6.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Clayton, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
6.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1968 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

The Grand Loop offers a bird's-eye view of the Bay Area, and sometimes glimpses far beyond, of the Farallon Islands, Mount Lassen, the Sierra Nevada, and the Santa Cruz Mountains. It's also a a hotspot for wildflowers in the spring.

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We started from Juniper camp ground. It's hard and no shade at all. There are a lot of gravel which makes it tough will climbing down.

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Wonderful views and gorgeous wildflowers! A good workout, and clean bathrooms in the camp site.

1 month ago

Awesome for a weekend hike. Took a few hours, was definitely a little difficult but a great hike!

1 month ago

very nice and lush in april lovrd it

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Hard! Steep ups and downs. Of course there were the young folk who were running it but regardless it was great! Took me 5+ hours.

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