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Contra Costa Canal Trail

3215 Willow Pass Rd, Concord, CA 94519-2314
+1 510-733-6991
Review Highlights
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 3 days ago
Healdsburg, California
Great trail for a long walk.

One of my favorite trails. Plenty to see along the way. Flowers, birds, ducks, squirrels, snakes... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Aaron P
Concord, California
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“pleasant hill” (11 reviews)
“walnut creek” (9 reviews)
“the east bay” (3 reviews)
3215 Willow Pass Rd, Concord, CA 94519-2314
+1 510-733-6991
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 12 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

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 2 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
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
Reviewed 6 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
Reviewed 6 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
Reviewed 23 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
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
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Every city should have a great network of trails. In the East Bay, the Contra Costa Canal Trail links with various other trails. It results in hiking and biking paths that take you for miles through various towns and areas. The bikes probably travel too...More

Thank YayaShare
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