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Brushy Peak Family Walk
Sun, September 10, 2017, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
Discover the 1,833-acre Brushy Peak Regional Preserve, a landscape that has attracted people’s interest for millennia. The peak and its environs have been recognized as sacred by generations of native Californians. Exhibiting a wide variety of wildlife species supported by a similarly broad range of plant communities, this magical and diverse piece of open space should be experienced by all! Join us for a leisurely ramble on the Laughlin Ranch, Tamcan, and Brushy Peak Loop Trails. Be sure to bring plenty of water, a snack, and dress in layers. Sturdy shoes or hiking boots recommended.
Distance: 4 miles
Elevation change: 800’
Leader: Save Mount Diablo Hike Leaders, Steve and Carolyn Balling
Meet: End of Laughlin Road – Laughlin Ranch staging area, Livermore, CA
Directions: From I-580 in Livermore, exit north at Vasco Road and immediately turn right onto Northfront Road. After about .8 miles turn left onto Laughlin Road and proceed approximately two miles to the staging area at the end of Laughlin Road.