A loop hike around the rock formations of Knobcone Point and through Madrone Canyon. The hike is 7 miles in length with 1400 feet of elevation gain. There are restrooms at the start of the hike.
Directions: From highway 680 in Danville, take the Diablo Road exit and head east. Proceed 3 miles on Diablo Road and turn left onto Mount Diablo Scenic Blvd. After 1 mile Mt Diablo Scenic Blvd becomes South Gate Road; proceed 2.6 miles on South Gate Road to South Gate Entrance Station. After paying at the park entrance, proceed 1 mile to the meeting point at the restroom building on the right side of the road at Rock City.
Meeting location: Rock City, Mount Diablo State Park.
Bring: Water, snacks.
Leader: Michael Brownlie[masked]