Mount Diablo Summit via Mitchell Canyon Loop

HARD 13 reviews
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Mount Diablo Summit via Mitchell Canyon Loop is a 13 mile loop trail located near Clayton, California that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is rated as difficult and primarily used for hiking, trail running, nature trips, and birding.

DISTANCE
13.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
3,822 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

16 days ago

This was a death march

2 months ago

The return loop was pretty steep and was very sliding, Going to the summit trail was good.

hiking
3 months ago

Great hike! The ascent is steep but manageable mostly on fire roads. The descent is mostly single track.

hiking
1 month ago

backpacking
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hiking
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hiking
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hiking
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hiking
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hiking
9 months ago