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Close to Home Hike

Contra Loma park is perfect for hiking. You can have an easy 2.7 mile hike around the reservoir or... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kathy R
contra loma park

Nice, enjoyable park really close to the city - great for hiking, jogging, picnic, bbq, swimming in... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1200 Frederickson Lane, Antioch, CA 94509
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Contra Loma park is perfect for hiking. You can have an easy 2.7 mile hike around the reservoir or you can hike up into the hills to boost the cardio

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Nice, enjoyable park really close to the city - great for hiking, jogging, picnic, bbq, swimming in the pool.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PaulinaB252
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I really like taking my grandchildren here , it close to home , and has a great pool and atmosphere. my family has had a few birthdays here and we have enjoyed each time. can get a little windy at time so be prepared to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank lion692014
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I'm usually here during the summer as they have a really good swimming lagoon onsite. IT's what you would expect, but get there early as all the good spots get taken and they can and will turn people away if they are at capacity. Otherwise,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank fbrice
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice, clean park to enjoy with the family. Softball, soccer, a fun playground for the kiddos & a really nice reservoir to hike around or enjoy catching some fish... also, did see some people with their own paddle boat, so add your own non-powered boat...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great place for picnic, barbeques and family activities. Includes a pool which is very popular and hiking the park is very interesting.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank AnaDeAbreu
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Just a beautiful escape from the ever present traffic and noise that comes from a growing population. Family friendly. Lots of wildflowers. Nice lake. Quiet.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank tellihopper
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The park was great place to be sight seeing being it's a regional park we parked by the lake and walked around the lake to the pool whitch was oddly shaped with sand in it about a quater of the way around it kinda like...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Kenneth R
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Contra Loma for years. It's always clean and safe place to spend with family. Plenty of parking. Now my teenage grandkids have discovered the joys of fishing. This has become their favorite spot to hangout with friends. For a day...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Leonard W
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We love this park!! It is a great place to escape the suburban sprawl, and breathe in the outdoors. Lot of hikes, both easy (around the lake) to more challenging (up in the back hills). The lake has a large sand entry pool attached, which...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank epbkm
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Jackie B
24 April 2018|
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Response from lion692014 | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen a snake there in the swimming area, but that is an area where there can be snakes around
Jackie B
24 April 2018|
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