Adventures Tagged: Regional Park

Hiking Carquinez Strait Open Space Hiking Carquinez Strait Open Space Hiking Carquinez Strait Open Space

Hiking the west portion of Carquinez Strait Open Space offers some great views of San Pablo Bay and the Caquinez Bridge.

Hike at Crockett Hills Regional Park Hike at Crockett Hills Regional Park Hike at Crockett Hills Regional Park

A 9 mile hike in the surprisingly expansive Crockett Hills Regional Park provides views of the Carquinez Strait, Mt. Diablo and Mt. Tamalpais while hiking through grasslands, chaparral and oak woodlands.

Hiking Newell Open Space in American Canyon Hiking Newell Open Space in American Canyon Hiking Newell Open Space in American Canyon

Newell Open Space Preserve in American Canyon offers a 5+ mile loop trail among grasslands and a eucalyptus grove, with two historic ranches viewable in the background.

Camping and Crabbing at Doran Beach Camping and Crabbing at Doran Beach Camping and Crabbing at Doran Beach

A great camping area on the coast in Sonoma County, Doran Beach offers great fishing and crabbing with the option to camp.

Hiking the Valentine Vista Trail at Moore Creek Park Hiking the Valentine Vista Trail at Moore Creek Park Hiking the Valentine Vista Trail at Moore Creek Park

This 8.5 mile hike takes you on the Bay Area Ridge Trail and winds along Moore Creek, with a couple creek crossings, before climbing into the hills overlooking Lake Hennessey.

Hike to Fiske Peak via the Blue Ridge Trail in Cache Creek Recreation Area Hike to Fiske Peak via the Blue Ridge Trail in Cache Creek Recreation Area Hike to Fiske Peak via the Blue Ridge Trail in Cache Creek Recreation Area

A great 8.5 mile hike to the top of Fiske Peak via the Blue Ridge Trail from Cache Creek Recreation Area.

Hike at Crane Creek Regional Park in Rohnert Park Hike at Crane Creek Regional Park in Rohnert Park Hike at Crane Creek Regional Park in Rohnert Park

Whether you’re disc golfing or hiking, Crane Creek offers gorgeous views in the Spring with green grass, wildflowers and oaks covered with spanish moss.

Hike through Helen Putnam Regional Park in Petaluma Hike through Helen Putnam Regional Park in Petaluma Hike through Helen Putnam Regional Park in Petaluma

An easy 5 mile hike through Helen Putnam Regional Park in Petaluma offers views of hills of rolling grasses and oak savannah.

Hiking the new trails at Moore Creek Park Regional Park and Open Space in Napa Hiking the new trails at Moore Creek Park Regional Park and Open Space in Napa Hiking the new trails at Moore Creek Park Regional Park and Open Space in Napa

Moore Creek Regional Park and Open Space is a new park in Napa with trails that are still under construction. One trail is complete offering 3.8 miles of hiking, with two others being constructed. Great views, a hidden pool and diverse terrain intermixed with cows.

Hike through Mount Hood Regional Park and Open Space Preserve Hike through Mount Hood Regional Park and Open Space Preserve Hike through Mount Hood Regional Park and Open Space Preserve

This fantastic north bay hike to the summit and beyond in Mount Hood Regional Park and Open Space Preserve is challenging but very rewarding with great views and a mix of terrains and trail types.

Walk through Maxwell Farms Regional Park Sonoma Walk through Maxwell Farms Regional Park Sonoma Walk through Maxwell Farms Regional Park Sonoma

A short stroll through Maxwell Farms Regional Park in Sonoma brings pleasant views of oak and bay trees along a nice creek. Easy walking with no hills.

Hike at Sonoma Valley Regional Park Hike at Sonoma Valley Regional Park Hike at Sonoma Valley Regional Park

A nice short hike through oak woodlands with a lake through Sonoma Valley Regional Park in Glen Ellen.

Hiking the Rockville Hills Regional Park in Fairfield Hiking the Rockville Hills Regional Park in Fairfield Hiking the Rockville Hills Regional Park in Fairfield

A nice, small park with a vast number of trails, grasslands, oak woodlands, a lake and a number of rock formations and boulders offers nice views of the east bay.

Hiking trails at Shiloh Ranch Regional Park in Windsor Hiking trails at Shiloh Ranch Regional Park in Windsor Hiking trails at Shiloh Ranch Regional Park in Windsor

Several short loop hikes to choose from through Oak woodlands and grassy hills in Windsor, CA.

A Hike in Claremont Canyon Regional Park in Berkeley A Hike in Claremont Canyon Regional Park in Berkeley A Hike in Claremont Canyon Regional Park in Berkeley

This hike through Claremont Canyon is a good leg workout and offers breathtaking views of San Francisco and the bay.

Hike on the Hiddenbrooke Trail in Northern Bay Area Hike on the Hiddenbrooke Trail in Northern Bay Area Hike on the Hiddenbrooke Trail in Northern Bay Area

Hiddenbrooke Trail in Fairfield offers great views west toward the north portion of the San Francisco Bay and southward toward Mount Diablo.

Hiking the Oat Hill Mine Trail in Calistoga Hiking the Oat Hill Mine Trail in Calistoga Hiking the Oat Hill Mine Trail in Calistoga

A beautiful historic hiking trail along an old wagon wheel rutted road which once led to Oat Hill Mine where material for quicksilver was mined until the 1960s.

Hiking Sawyer Camp Trail along San Andreas Lake Hiking Sawyer Camp Trail along San Andreas Lake Hiking Sawyer Camp Trail along San Andreas Lake

The Sawyer Camp Trail in San Bruno is a popular paved trail for bicyclists and hikers which runs alongside San Andreas Lake, a reservoir for the San Francisco area’s drinking water.

Hiking Twin Peaks in San Francisco Hiking Twin Peaks in San Francisco Hiking Twin Peaks in San Francisco

Gorgeous views atop some famous hills in San Francisco, Twin Peaks north and south summits might be crowded, but the view is worth a visit at least once.

Disc Golf in Truckee River Regional Park Disc Golf in Truckee River Regional Park Disc Golf in Truckee River Regional Park

Truckee River Regional Park is in Truckee, CA off Highway 80 around Donner Lake. Great 18 hole course which includes the infamous Shanker Trail.

Disc Golf at Tahoe Vista course in North Lake Tahoe Disc Golf at Tahoe Vista course in North Lake Tahoe Disc Golf at Tahoe Vista course in North Lake Tahoe

The Auburn Regional Park Disc Golf Course is scenic and though little elevation change, it has a good mix of densely forested, wide open grass, and water hazard holes.