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Contra Costa Canal Trail

3215 Willow Pass Rd, Concord, CA 94519-2314
+1 510-733-6991
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Easy walk with a few small gentle inclines and decent scenery. It follows the canal which adds a... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Gavin W
via mobile
A great local bicycle pathway.

I used to live 8 blocks from one of the entrances to this trail. The path can take you to many... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
MikeyBoy1951
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Healdsburg, California
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  • Average8%
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“walnut creek” (10 reviews)
“the east bay” (4 reviews)
“bike ride” (2 reviews)
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3215 Willow Pass Rd, Concord, CA 94519-2314
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+1 510-733-6991
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Easy walk with a few small gentle inclines and decent scenery. It follows the canal which adds a little scenery to the walk it ride.

Thank Gavin W
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

I used to live 8 blocks from one of the entrances to this trail. The path can take you to many places around the East Bay. Walnut Creek, Pleasant Hill, Danville and more can be reached on this trail.

Thank MikeyBoy1951
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

One of my favorite trails. Plenty to see along the way. Flowers, birds, ducks, squirrels, snakes, did I miss anything?

Thank Aaron P
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The canal trail deals only in bicycle & pedestrian traffic and little of the hazards of street congestion. A ride can include a look at Snowy White Egrets, Mallard Ducks, Red Tail Hawks, Turkey Vultures, squirrels, Otters and in season the occasional rattlesnake. The views...More

1  Thank Brian W
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

What a truly great inner city trail that can be enjoyed on a bike, run or a walk. There is plenty of activity as the trail gets a lot of use. You will see people running, biking and walking so you are never alone. The...More

Thank markltennis
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I run on the Walnut Ave to Treat Blvd portion of the CC Canal Trail and with only a few exceptions, it's a safe well paved place for all the activities listed in my title. The exceptions being, there are some trees that drop nasty...More

Thank lvinci
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

There are lots of duck families in the canal and beautiful backyard gardens that are alongside the trail. There aren't many inclines, one of my requirements!

Thank Sandra H
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nice trail for biking ,running or walking with your dog. Usually very clean but due to hot summer paved road has big cracks visible. Hopefully they will be repaired.

Thank Dinesh S
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I visit Walnut Creek regularly to do consulting work at the DOE Joint Genome Institute. Invariably they put me up at the Marriott Hotel and I've found that the perfect way to get my day started is an early 3.4 walk that mainly follows this...More

1  Thank Jeffrey D
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Flat but interstitial trail running through the central county past down town Walnut Creek. Fun! Also good for walking. Easy access to pleasant hill and Walnut Creek Bart stations.

Thank 507hilleryt
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