Tag Archive: Mount Diablo State Park

The road less traveled

To be honest the last thing I want to see on a hike is other hikers. I prefer the lonely less traveled trails. Today’s hike to Mount Diablo’s Olofson Ridge was just the… Continue reading

Fall colors

A recent hike to Mont Diablo has the first signs of fall as the leaves change color. Winter with dull grays will soon be upon us but until then I can enjoy the… Continue reading

A walk along the wall

A two month long hiatus from the trail ended with a trip to the southern slopes of Mount Diablo for a hike along Wall Point Trail. The 8.83 mile hike climbs the rock trail… Continue reading

Top of the mountain

My February birthday plans of a hike to the summit of Mount Diablo were cut short when a winter storm complete with rain, hail and snow cut my hike short. I still wanted… Continue reading

Springing to life

Spring is a little more than a week away and finally I see a change on the trail. The recent rains have brought a splash of green back to the hillsides and it… Continue reading

Far and away

The summit of Mount Diablo has always been a favorite destination of mine and I needed a long hike to take my mind off of things. I was looking for different route and… Continue reading

Looking out

Two months ago standing atop the summit of Mount Diablo State Park I was tired after my climb up three three of the park’s four tallest peaks. It was quite the accomplishment I thought… Continue reading