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Wildcat Canyon Regional Park

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The walking paths are wonderful and serene. Picnic areas, great place for birthdays, bbq's, family... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2018
Richmond, California
Stunning views and a break from the city

I visited Wildcat Canyon for the first time yesterday and truly enjoyed it. (I'm a little... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2017
Janis H
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5755 McBryde Ave, At the corner of San Pablo Dam and Clark roads, Richmond, CA 94803
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

The walking paths are wonderful and serene. Picnic areas, great place for birthdays, bbq's, family events and outings

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nikkiboogoesplaces
Reviewed December 4, 2017

I visited Wildcat Canyon for the first time yesterday and truly enjoyed it. (I'm a little nonplussed by the person who calls it "an easy hike" because to this non-backpacker, the trails go up some pretty steep inclines. I'm not ashamed to admit I was...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Janis H
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

What a nice scenic place for a quick hike! Since the weather has been mild and sunny, I decided to check out this spot. I've never been there, so I was thrilled to find that it's so close to my new place and that it's...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Joy H
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Just hiked 9 miles full loop of the park last Sunday with my husband. It was a beautiful clear sunny day! Beautiful hikes along open fields, grass and wild flowers. We got some lovely views of Richmond city and other surroundings. Lovely view on Nimitz...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Heliana M
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

If you have a dog they will love this park- which is the best regional park for off leash romps in the east bay. Here daily- it's our back yard basically.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JWC33
Reviewed April 3, 2017

One of our favorite Bay Area hikes. We love to bring our dogs and do the 6mile trail. Lots of elevation gains and gorgeous views!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank HeatherHoelzlein
Reviewed October 31, 2016

This may be one of the more lightly used parks of the East Bay Regional Park District. With wooded ravines following creeks and open hills, this park offers great hiking and birding, particularly during migration. Horse riders, mountain bikers, runners, and walkers share this park....More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Carol_R99SO
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Nice trails and views of both the canyon and watershed as well as the east bay cities overlooking the bay all the way to the Farallon Islands. Lots of differnt trails to choose

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank cheftonye
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Wildcat Canyon is a huge and wonderful place to hike. It is right next to Tilden and you can make a great day for yourself hiking the park. There's a great workout climbing up the Belgum trail and seeing the huge view of the bay....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank janeg262
Reviewed July 8, 2016

My memory of the Wildcat Canyon Trail had it as rather flat, so when I set off on a run along it I was surprised to find it rather hilly. Still, it is a good run through a pleasant valley, and the hills are not...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank goety911
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July 5, 2016|
Response from farleysmom | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot with spaces for horse trailers that might work for a day. But no place that I know of for longer term RV parking