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Benicia State Recreation Area

1 State Park Road

Benicia, CA 94510

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Join the Ridge Trail, Greenbelt Alliance, Solano Land Trust, and the Greater Vallejo Recreation District for the first Solano County hike and overnight! Participants will attend a 2-day supported hike from Newell Open Space Preserve to the Benicia State Recreation Area staying at McIntyre Ranch overnight on the journey south. The hike will feature panoramic views of San Francisco and Suisun Bay, a docent-led tour through the Vallejo-Swett Ranch, and the opportunity to socialize with other trail enthusiasts!

What you can expect:

Saturday April 27

  • Park your car at Benicia State Recreation Area hand off camping gear to be brought to McIntyre Ranch
  • Get shuttled from BSRA to the start point at Newell Ranch
  • Hike 12.5 miles to McIntyre Ranch
  • Enjoy a catered dinner at McIntyre Ranch from Kinder’s BBQ

Sunday April 28

  • Wake up at McIntyre Ranch and enjoy a pancake breakfast
  • Create your own sandwiches for lunch that you can pack with you
  • Hike 7.2 miles to Benicia State Recreation Area where your camping gear will be delivered back

Please note: this hike is approximately 19.7 miles over 2 days walking across a variety of terrain like sidewalks and rocky trails. The hikes are rated as "moderate" but due to the length of them the severity can increase.

For additional questions please email events@ridgetrail.org.

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Benicia State Recreation Area

1 State Park Road

Benicia, CA 94510

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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