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Hike emerald hills to spectacular view

Hike emerald hills to spectacular view

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a California naturalist and have been hiking my entire life. I love to share what is so special about the East Bay hills with all kinds of people. How does a 300-degree view of the SF bay sound? You can join me in photographing the wildlife and habitats here. I have taught more than 1,000 kids and adults about the wild world we are so close to. We are guaranteed to see raptors, shorebirds or…
Leanne
Leanne
Leanne
Leanne

What we’ll do

We will arrive and introduce ourselves. Then we'll hike up the Abrigo Trail for about a mile, head East on the Briones Crest Trail, turn left onto the Lagoon trail loop and hike it about 1.5 miles back to the Mott Trail for a brief walk and then left on the Black Oak Trail, which takes us to Mott Peak, where we have a 360 degree view of bay and hills. We will lunch here with food I provide (but…

What else you should know

This hike requires the ability to hike medium uphill trails. Trails can be muddy in early Spring. When we reach the hilltops, it may be a bit breezy. The skies are clear blue or sometimes cloudy.

What I’ll provide

Food
We'll enjoy a locally sourced California picnic with cheeses, salads and meats on fresh-baked bread. Let me know diet needs.

What to bring

Hiking shoes or boots
Water
Camera
Binoculars

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Where we'll be

On the trails and hilltop, we will take photographs. At the top, we will have a locally sourced lunch. At the top is when we'll probably see raptors or coyote. At the bottom, we'll go to the newt pond. It's labelled as a picnic area, but most hikers wouldn't go there without being brought.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

This hike requires the ability to hike medium uphill trails. Trails can be muddy in early Spring. When we reach the hilltops, it may be a bit breezy. The skies are clear blue or sometimes cloudy.
Leanne
guided hike
Hike emerald hills to spectacular view
1 review
₹3,929 per person
1 review
₹3,929 per person