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Sandstone Trail to Shady Canyon to Lookout

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Five Canyons Open Space

Sandstone Trail to Shady Canyon to Lookout is a 2.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Hayward, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Distance: 2.8 miles Elevation Gain: 649 feet Route Type: Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

nature trips

walking

bird watching

forest

views

wild flowers

hiking
28 days ago

Nice local hike. Pretty easy trail with lots of shade.