Point Pinole Regional Shoreline


Hike rating: Between Easy and Moderate

6 Miles

Brisk 3.5 - 4 mph

No entrance fees this weekend.

If we hustle at the beginning we can beat the tide for a shoreline scramble past the mini-cliffs of dover.

We stop for 10 minutes at the beach for dog and or human swimming.  Restrooms and water at the 1/2 way rest stop.

On the other side of the Point we will trek through marshland, eucalyptus groves, and finish with the shoreline cliff trail.

This hike will leave PROMPTLY at the start time or We will wait 10 minutes.  I suppose that means we will wait.  But you can be sure that we will point at you and announce that you are late.


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We understand that your "Yes" RSVP to this event means you accept the following:

1. ​I acknowledge that the group organizer and assistant organizers for this group are NOT guides or trip leaders.  We have no training or qualifications as guides or trip leaders. Wag n Trails is a social group for organizing dog hikes.  Every hiker is responsible for themself, their dog(s), their guest(s) and any event that occurs to or because of them.

2. I agree to abide by the rules of the park where the hike is held.  (The rules of the East Bay Parks are listed on the meetup group pages.)

3.​I acknowledge that I and other participants may be engaging in activities that involve risk of serious injury to me, my dog(s) and/or guests, or someone outside of the group or some other animal, including permanent disability and death.  I understand that these risks may be increased through my own actions, or through the negligent action or inaction of Wag N’ Trails participants, its members or other representatives. If I bring/invite a guest who has not released liability through the meetup group, I agree that I am solely responsible for their and or their dog(s) including their actions and safety. It is highly recommended that each participant sign up for an event through the meetup site.

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  • Rebecca


    November 2, 2013

  • Chris

    Very nice hike. the distance from my GPS was 5.32. Thanks Scott

    November 2, 2013

  • Chris S.

    Nice hike. Lucy loved playing in the bay. Thanks for hosting!

    November 2, 2013

  • Chris

    Nice views.

    November 2, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    My cell is[masked]-9366. Sorry my alarm didn't work. I will be late about 10 mins

    November 2, 2013

  • Eileen

    Got called into work , unable to attend

    November 2, 2013

  • Kristy

    Is this hike going to be super muddy? I noticed the marshland comment and would need to make sure we were dressed appropriately.

    November 1, 2013

    • Sandra

      If it doesn't rain, (and no rain is forecast), the trails will be dry.

      November 1, 2013

  • Mari O.

    First time attending. I will coming with my dog and a friend.

    October 30, 2013

  • Mary

    I'll be coming with 2 dogs

    October 29, 2013

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