Mount Diablo State Park
Contra Costa County, California
28 December 2008
8.4 miles, 2,259 ft. accumulated climb
Photographs by Neil Mishalov
Betsy and I did a hike on the western side of the Mount Diablo massif. I was interested in finding two different historical sites: Mountain House Hotel and the Green Ranch. We were able to incorporate both locations in this jaunt.
Google Earth satellite/aerial photo map of the Mount Diablo massif, with the tracked route of the hike superimposed in red on the image.
Exercise data and elevation graph for Macintosh OSX by Ascent
Betsy at a swimming pool located on the site of the Green Ranch.
Panoramic image from the Mother's Trail on Mount Diablo, looking west.
Mountain House site marker. Nothing remains of the structure.
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This page created on 3 January 2009. All photographs copyright 2009 by NEIL MISHALOV