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Contra Costa Canal Trail

3215 Willow Pass Rd, Concord, CA 94519-2314
+1 510-733-6991
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Great way to start the day

I visit Walnut Creek regularly to do consulting work at the DOE Joint Genome Institute. Invariably... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jeffrey D
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Starkville, Mississippi
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Great for bike riding

Flat but interstitial trail running through the central county past down town Walnut Creek. Fun... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
507hilleryt
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Walnut Creek
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  • Average4%
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“pleasant hill” (10 reviews)
“walnut creek” (9 reviews)
“the east bay” (3 reviews)
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3215 Willow Pass Rd, Concord, CA 94519-2314
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visit Walnut Creek regularly to do consulting work at the DOE Joint Genome Institute. Invariably they put me up at the Marriott Hotel and I've found that the perfect way to get my day started is an early 3.4 walk that mainly follows this...More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Flat but interstitial trail running through the central county past down town Walnut Creek. Fun! Also good for walking. Easy access to pleasant hill and Walnut Creek Bart stations.

Thank 507hilleryt
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Every city should have a great network of trails. In the East Bay, the Contra Costa Canal Trail links with various other trails. It results in hiking and biking paths that take you for miles through various towns and areas. The bikes probably travel too...More

Thank YayaShare
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I always enjoy the Contra Costa Canal Trail. I ride my bike along it many times a month. What is nice is that it is paved and well maintained and isolated from traffic, except for street crossings which are not very often.

Thank Karl S
Reviewed 2 November 2016

What a great place to walk. It seems really safe as many other people are sharing the trail with you. Biking can take you all around the valley, from flat to fairly steep trails. The view is beautiful at the top of the trail. Definitely...More

Thank shirleygirl1282
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

the trail is miles long, through quiet neighborhoods and peaceful country side. one can ride and ride as the trail is perfectly flat!

Thank saolsen11
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is an asphalt walk behind people's back yards along an irrigation ditch. It's fine if you want to bicycle somewhere. But I wouldn't waste the time considering it a tourist attraction.

3  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Nice rice with my bicycle down this trail. Its clean and safe. I enjoy being outdoors and this was very nice and relaxing.

Thank MissCR89
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I walked with my dog everyday. it's beautiful , safe and clean. I walk on the pavement but I have also taken the dirt road in the hills. it's serene and the breeze feels delicious as it brushes you on the face on very hot...More

1  Thank Huitzilli
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I walked with my wife, my son's sometimes, but mostly with my wife and our dog. what I like it's that we can combine with either riding our bikes, walking the hills or my kids jogging as well. it's relaxing and the people we encountered...More

Thank Raul G
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