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Mount Diablo Summit Museum and trailhead

(408) Museum in Contra Costa County, California
Address: Summit Rd, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 4PM
Phone: (925) 837-6119
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How long is the hike up Mount Diablo?
Mount Diablo via Summit Trail is a 7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Danville, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, nature trips, and bird watching and is accessible year-round.
How high is Mount Diablo summit?
3,849′
Mount Diablo / Elevation
Can you climb Mount Diablo?
There are many ways to reach the summit of Mt Diablo, including by car. ... This hike begins at the Mitchell Canyon Staging Area on the north side of Mount Diablo State Park, climbs up the rugged, challenging ridge-line to Twin Peaks, on to Eagle Peak, and then Prospector's Gap before the final climb to the summit.
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How steep is Mount Diablo?
The climb itself is mostly moderate, with occasional steep turns and a final 150-yard stretch of straight 16% grade. The climb is mostly exposed, with breathtaking views, but does pass through several shaded groves with picnic areas and campgrounds.
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The Summit Museum is located in the historic stone building atop Mt. Diablo's 3,849 foot peak and was constructed by the CCC in the late 1930's of fossiliferous ...
This counter-clockwise summit loop starts from the Mitchell Canyon trailhead, elevation 600 feet. It is a strenuous and rewarding “bottom-to-top” day hike that ...
The Summit Visitor Center is located in the historic stone building atop Mount Diablo's highest peak. The tower was constructed during the late 1930's of ...
The rotunda on top of the summit building is a reminder of Mount Diablo's importance as a survey point. Sitting atop the rotunda is the old navigation beacon, ...
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From the Mitchell Canyon staging area, take the Mitchell Canyon Fire Road south along Mitchell Creek. The trail climbs gently next to the creek for about ...
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This trail travels between a trailhead low on Mount Diablo State Park's South Gate Road (no parking) and the summit of Mount Diablo via the south face of ...
Mar 16, 2018 · Mount Diablo stands tall over the Bay Area. This challenging 13-mile hike takes you up Twin Peaks, Eagle Peak, and finally the summit of Mt ...