Mount Diablo Hike Logs

Are you taking the NorCal Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 2018 challenge, with the most recent at the top. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.

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Mt Diablo in the snow

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMitchell CanyonRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow - not hard to crossTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsA great hike today up to the snowy summit of Mt Diablo! The route was up the Eagle Peak trail, the single track trail to Prospector’s Gap, then the […]
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Winter Wonderland

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMitchell Canyon Visitor Center Clayton, CARoad ConditionsSnow and ice on roadBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow - not hard to crossTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsIt was a Winter Wonderland at Mt Diablo today. However, it was a very difficult trail for me. I did not have the experience necessary […]
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Diablo the Hard Way

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadPrivate trail to Summit TrailEncounteredWildflowers blooming, Ripe berriesRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionHard! Much harder the route we went this time than the previous two times I had done it. But a GORGEOUS day!
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Mt Diablo Summit from South Gate

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadSummit Trail's South GateEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionAdditional Informationhttps://www.alltrails.com/explore/recording/south-gate-to-regency-gateTackled this one by thru-hiking Mt Diablo Summit from South Gate via Summit Trail to Regency Gate via Middle Trail, this took me thru parts of the park I have never […]
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Triple Peaks!

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMitchell Canyon Staging AreaEncounteredRipe berriesRoad ConditionsRoad rough but passableBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsI hiked from Mitchell Canyon Staging to Tein Peaks, to Eagle Peak, and finally the Mount Diablo Summit. There were a lot of slippery muddy spots because of the […]
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First Peak of this great challenge

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMitchell CanyonRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionGreat hike, went up via Prospectors Gap to Summit trail, two trees down on Summit trail easy to get around.  Travelled down via the fire road which was a good choice.  All trails in good […]
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Mount Diablo in the rain!

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadRegency Drive, ClaytonRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsRain and wind for most of the hike.  Saw a few mountain bikers braving the elements but no other hikers until I was nearly back at the trailhead. Two trees across the trail […]
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Mt Diablo Buttkicker Summit!

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadRegency Drive (very bottom of mountain)EncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionHiked with fellow friends/6pk members Night Owl, Mike C, Denise, & Csilla. 14.5 miles 4127 elevation gain.. and it was a buttkicker, but a fun buttkicker!
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Mt. Diablo Peak

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadEnd of Regency DriveRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionDid a butt-kicker 15.5 mile and 4200 elevation gain hike with some awesome people. Left at 9 am and got back to the car before 4 pm. Users who liked this:
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Mount Diablo, finally

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadJuniper TrailRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problems So glad there was a pause in the rain for our hike. It ended up being a great day for a hike! Although it was cool and cloudy at times, there wasn't any […]
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Through the Fog to the Flames – Mt. Diablo

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMitchell Canyon GateHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionFoggy and cloudy hike today between days of rain. Tons of people on the trail trying to make the best of the dry day. 15 mile loop from Mitchell Canyon […]
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El Diablo – Summit numerou uno

Peak Summited2019 Mount DiabloType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadRegencyHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsWater was flowing decently. Mild muddy conditions. Pleasant weather.
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