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Mary Bowerman Loop - Mount Diablo is a 0.7 mile one way hike with 66 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 18 miles east-northeast of Oakland California. The trailhead is car accessible. October and June are the best months to enjoy this hike.
This is a very easy loop trail that begins just below the summit of Mount Diablo, and circumnavigates the peak with an impressive view of the bay area and Northern California.
The trail is named after and dedicated to Dr. Mary Bowerman, a botanist and co-founder of Save Mount Diablo.
Check out the Official Route and Triplog.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.