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Address: Lake Del Valle State Recreation Area, Livermore, CA
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A 29-mile scenic hiking trail located in the Ohlone Regional Wilderness.

A 29-mile scenic hiking trail located in the Ohlone Regional Wilderness.

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The Bay Area's Most Strenuous (and Beautiful) Hikes

The Ohlone Wilderness is breathtaking and seems very remote, though it is difficult to reach except by experienced hikers. The trail can be used by backpackers for a two to three... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

The Ohlone Wilderness is breathtaking and seems very remote, though it is difficult to reach except by experienced hikers. The trail can be used by backpackers for a two to three day trek, or by day-hikers content to turn around and head back once they reach their limit. Day-hikers can set off from Del Valle Regional Park and reach Schlieper... More 

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Reviewed 16 December 2015

My wife and I hike or backpack this trail at least once a year. The trail goes from Fremont across Mission Peak to Sunol Wilderness and then on to Lake Del Valle. We usually do the 20 miles from Sunol Wilderness to Del Valle or vice versa. It can be done as a dayhike--this is enough for me, but if... More 

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Reviewed 5 December 2013

This trail is about 28 miles long, it goes up and down and you can get close it by car only at the ends and roughly at 1/3, so depending how much you want to push your limits, it could be either and easy stroll, or you can turn it into a serious challenge. It's one of the "wildest" hikes... More 

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