Meet at Arbolado Park, Arbolado Dr, Walnut Creek, CA 94598 – The course goes out and back along the Contra Costa Trail. Take a look at the routes listed below.
Join us! Walkers, Runners, and Run/Walkers are all invited. Meet at the second parking lot on the left. Cross Street is Sutton.
Note: This park has two parking lots, one lower and one upper. As you drive east on Arbolado Dr, don’t pull into the first parking lot on the left, go up to the second driveway. We will meet in that parking lot, because it is closer to the restrooms and drinking fountains.
Time: 8:00 AM Rain or Shine
There is limited water in this region so bring your own water and use the bathroom at Arbolado Park before you start your workout.
For more details on the location and information on driving follow this Google link
13 Miler starting from Arbolado Park starting at Arbolado Park go right on the Contra Costa Canal Trail. Stay on the trail up and over a significant hill (approximately 2 miles). At the bottom of the hill go left over the canal to continue on the Contra Costa Canal Trail and follow it all the way to Oak Park Blvd (past Heather Farms and Walden Park). Turn around and come back to the starting point.
7.7 Mile Loop starting from Arbolado Park – go left onto the Contra Costa Canal Trail. Stay on the canal trail to Ygnacio Valley Road, go right on Ygnacio Valley Road, go left on Marchbanks, go right on Heather, go left on North San Carlos Road which takes you through Heather Farms. Pick up the Contra Costa Canal Trail and go right all the way back to the start at Arbolado Park. 7.7 miles.
Reviewed and tested links on 10-22-2012