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“Wonderful family fun day!”

Del Valle Regional Park
Ranked #3 of 61 things to do in Livermore
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Swimming, kayaking, take the dog -- there are beautiful trails and great swimming. We have also camped there (even though it is kind of in our back yard!) -- I highly recommend for a fun family outing. There are also great picnic areas with grills (but you should arrive early to claim your spot and forget about it on a holiday weekend). I think you an also rent a pontoon boat.

Thank Mel S
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Del Valle Regional Park hosts some of the East Bay's most spectacular hiking.

The Ohlone Wilderness Trail is not to be missed by hikers ready for one of the most strenuous climbs in the Bay Area. For backpackers, this trail continues along the ridge tops and valleys to Sunol Regional Park, however it makes for a great full-day hike if you leave in the morning and turn back once you reach Schlieper Rock. It departs just above the picnic area beside the West Beach. Incredible views.

The East Shore Trail, when taken from the Arroyo Rd. staging area, provides a shorter climb than the Ohlone trail but with stunning views of the reservoir and the Livermore Valley nevertheless. The trail can also be picked up from the parking lot of the Del Valle Marina for a much easier hike mostly at grade alongside the lake.

Boating, fishing, and camping are also possible at Del Valle. Camping needs to be booked well in advance.

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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I've been traveling to livermore for the last 3yrs. Twice a week and it was only a couple of months ago I found out about Del Valle park. Ever since then I've been going their to sit and watch the ducks and eat my lunch their. It's a very beautiful Lake with in ten minutes from downtown Livermore. There's camping, fishing, places for the kids to go swimming. The facilities are very clean and lots of parking. If your in Livermore you really have to go see this park and lake surrounded by trees.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

I have been going here for years, more than i care to remember and even remember the dam construction!

Great place to camp. though I have not had much luck with the fishing I know others who have. Lots of hiking which is especially enjoyable in the cooler months.

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

One of my favorite hikes. Once you get to the top of the hill, there are beautiful views of Del Valle Lake. Dogs are fine off leash and trails are easy to follow. Gets hot in summer, go early.

Thank Masparkle
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