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Waterfall loop at Mount Diablo State Park

Winter and spring rains create scenic waterfalls in this hike at Mount Diablo, the East Bay's signature peak.
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Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 6.5 miles
Duration: Half day
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Overview :  While Mount Diablo State Park is best known for towering vistas from the mountain's twin East Bay summits, the seasonal rains that... more »

Tips:  This route can be very muddy; try to wait a few days after the most recent rain to give the trails a chance to dry out.

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Points of Interest

1. Regency Gate-Trailhead

The hike starts out here from Regency Drive in the town of Clayton.

2. Donner Canyon waterfall

3. Falls Trail first waterfall

4. Falls Trail second waterfall

5. Falls Trail third waterfall

6. Falls Trail waterfall from Donner Creek

7. Waterfall on Back Creek Trail