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Five Canyons Open Space Preserve

Distance: 10 mi

Elevation Gain: 1000 ft.

Duration: 4-5 hrs

BART Coverage: 5 mi

Difficulty: Moderate

Meeting Point (Click on location link above for map)

Parking fee is $5.


This is an out and back on BART.  There is a new section called the Chabot to Garin Regional trail.  It is not well shaded so bring sunscreen, hat, sunglasses and lots of water

Optional After Hike Event

There is swimming available in a man made lagoon.  Entry is $3.

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  • julie

    More climb & longer than I anticipated. Got my workout. :) Thanks Edmond!

    June 30, 2014

  • Edmond

    Hike Stats as computed by Track
    11.1 miles, 2460 elevation change.

    2 · June 29, 2014

    • Keith G.

      Edmond, thank you so much! I enjoyed my first hike with BART!

      June 29, 2014

  • Jean

    Excellent hike, perfect group and great lead! Thank you Edmond!

    1 · June 29, 2014

  • Howard

    Great hike! Nice to cool off in huge outdoor pool afterwards.

    1 · June 29, 2014

    • Janelle

      So glad someone took advantage of it. There's a great hike in Sunol that ends at a water hole so much fun

      June 29, 2014

  • Jane R.

    Thank you Edmond, for a great, fun hike today!

    1 · June 29, 2014

  • Philippe

    Another great outing in excellent company! Thanks again Edmond for organizing it.

    1 · June 28, 2014

  • Jo Ann L.

    Excellent hike. Thank you Edmond.

    June 28, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Also moved from waiting list at last minute and have other plans.

    June 28, 2014

  • Peter

    was moved from waiting list last minute, have already made other plans.

    June 27, 2014

  • Cheung

    Sorry some last minute house work came up, I'll see you guys next time!!

    June 27, 2014

  • Veena

    Looking for carpool from SF/Soma, does anyone for room for one rider in their car?

    June 27, 2014

  • Julie C

    54 hikers!? Too big for me. Maybe next time....

    June 26, 2014

  • Bobbie

    Would like to carpool san jose, palo altos, or san mateo

    June 25, 2014

  • RZ

    Hi guys. Will need a ride from SF or Bart for this hike. If any going has a space and willing to give one please let me know, post or send email. Thanks, Rafael.

    June 15, 2014

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