MTB Project Logo

This is a short connection between Briones and the Contra Costa Canal Trail.


Your Rating: Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating      Clear Rating
Your Difficulty:
Your Favorites: Add To-Do · Your List
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

2.6

Miles

4.2

KM

Doubletrack

623' 190 m

High

94' 29 m

Low

294' 90 m

Up

565' 172 m

Down

6%

Avg Grade (4°)

24%

Max Grade (14°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Unknown

Description

The western half of this trail is mostly dirt road, with a touch of singletrack, going over Acalanes Ridge. The eastern half is a paved trail following the Mokelumne Aqueduct (which is actually massive twin pipes that are underground along most of this trail).

This portion of the Briones to Mount Diablo Trail provides part of the short (roughly four-mile) connection between the eastern end of the Lafayette Ridge Trail and Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Center BART station. This allows a one-way ride down and out on Lafayette Ridge Trail with a bit of extra dirt thrown in. This is also part of the legendary BADD ride (Briones, Acalanes, Diablo, Diamond, as in Black).

Contacts

Shared By:

Preston Jordan

Trail Ratings

  2.0 from 2 votes

#1

in Lafayette

#36156

Overall
  2.0 from 2 votes
5 Star
0%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
100%
1 Star
0%
Trail Rankings

#1

in Lafayette

#3,338

in California

#36,156

Overall
1 Views Last Month
289 Since Apr 25, 2018
Intermediate Intermediate

0%
0%
100%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Weather


Current Trail Conditions

Unknown
Add Your Check-In

Check-Ins

Jun 23, 2018
David Lederman
Welcome

Join the Community

Create your FREE account today!
Already have an account? Login to close this notice.

Get Started