MT. DIABLO STATE PARK
It is said that
Mt. Diablo's view is second only to
Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa
for the amount of viewable land. The mountain was first written about with
in 1772 and has been famous in California history ever since. The park
itself has had a tumultuous history beginning with the first 630 acres in 1921 to it's present 20,000.
There are also an additional 70,000 acres under protection around the base.
Brief Directions: The main entries are North
Gate from Walnut Creek, South Gate from Danville and Mitchell Canyon Rd.
Link To Park:
Cost: $ 7/car for day use.
Mitchell Canyon & Juniper
March 16, 2009
April 2, 2009
April 21, 2011
April 24, 2014
April 28, 2014
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