Del Valle Regional Park

June 11, 2017
Livermore, CA
Hikers: Cathy, Laura, Noreen
Distance: 9 miles
Elevation Gain: 1,618 ft











 Yikes. 

 Another portion of the trail crumbling away.


 And again . . . thank goodness for the sage plant to hold on to. :)





We were on that trail. :)










 Mother Nature. So beautiful, yet devastating; looks like it took out a lower trail. 
 




 They have all their ducks (geese) in a row. :)





Trials:
East Shore Trail, Swallow Bay Trail, Heron Bay Trail

Note: Swallow Bay Trail is sketchy in a few spots.




Fernandez Ranch

June 4, 2017
Martinez, CA
Hikers: Cathy, Laura, Noreen, Dawn
Distance: 6.8 miles
Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft.











So many ladybugs today!





































Do you see the whipsnake?























Pretty rough trail. 


Trails:
Windmill Trail, Woodland Trail, Canyon Loop Trail, Vista Trail, Franklin Ridge Trail, Windmill Trial, Whipsnake Trail, Black Phoebe Trail.