Elderberry - Upper Trail - Cuesta - Rocky Ridge

Las Trampas Regional Wilderness
5.3 miles1383 feet elevation gain
Overview
Panoramic views of the East Bay and wildflowers galore in the spring.
Description

When the East Bay hills turn refreshingly green, Las Trampas is where you can go to soak it all in. Wildflowers are abundant in the spring, and you can get an amazing 360 degree panoramic view from the top of the hills, with Mt. Diablo one side and the bay on the other.

Directions
  • Start on Elderberry Trail
  • Take Upper Trail uphill to the right
  • Turn right onto Cuesta Trail (it goes down)
  • Turn right onto the paved Rocky Ridge Road to get back to the parking lot
Trail Type
Loop
Other
Recommended
39 - 58°F
today
Wednesday
32 - 50°F
tomorrow
Thursday
25 - 52°F
February 22
Friday
34 - 54°F
February 23
Saturday
Directions
Trailhead
37.817°, -122.043°