Sunol-Ohlone Regional Wilderness: 21 December 2004

A hike of 5.8 miles in distance; 1,582 feet of climbing

Latitude: North 37° 32.012’

Longitude: West 121° 49.989’

Photos by Neil Mishalov

On 21 December, the first day of winter, Gene and I hiked in SUNOL-OHLONE REGIONAL WILDERNESS. The park consists of more than 6,858 acres and is part of the East Bay Regional Park District which is located in the eastern portion of the San Francisco Bay Area. TRAIL MAP (PDF format) of the park.

All Images and Text Copyright © by Neil Mishalov


Topographic Map with Route Superimposed:

Hike data gathered with a Garmin 60C GPS RECEIVER

Topographic mapping program for Macintosh OSX by NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC

Satellite Photo Map with Route Superimposed:

TerraBrowser satellite mapping program for Macintosh OSX by CHIMOOSOFT

GPS track converter by GPSBABEL

Click on an image to see the full size picture

IMG_3924.JPG IMG_3925.JPG IMG_3969.JPG
The East Bay Regional Park District is an absolute gem! The vast network of open spaces that constitute the park district are a priceless treasure for all people to visit and enjoy
IMG_3926.JPG IMG_3927.JPG IMG_3928.JPG
We saw many contented cows grazing on the land
IMG_3929.JPG IMG_3930.JPG IMG_3931.JPG
IMG_3932.JPG IMG_3933.JPG IMG_3934.JPG
IMG_3936.JPG IMG_3938.JPG IMG_3940.JPG
Gene taking a little rest
IMG_3941.JPG IMG_3942.JPG IMG_3943.JPG
Which way shall we head?
IMG_3944.JPG IMG_3945.JPG IMG_3946.JPG
Highway 680 in the valley below
IMG_3947.JPG IMG_3948.JPG IMG_3949.JPG
IMG_3950.JPG IMG_3951.JPG IMG_3952.JPG
Mount Diablo Del Valle Lake
IMG_3953.JPG IMG_3955.JPG IMG_3958.JPG
Climbing to the summit of McGuire Peak Interesting. A sea shell imprint at an elevation of approximately 1,400 ft. Gene at the summit
IMG_3959.JPG IMG_3961.JPG IMG_3962.JPG
Mount Hamilton in the distance. You can also see a small portion of Calaveras Reservoir Neil on the summit with Del Valle Lake and Mount Diablo in the distance Heading down
IMG_3963.JPG IMG_3965.JPG IMG_3967.JPG
The summit of McGuire Peak

Index page of additional digital photos GO HERE

Index page of Korean-Japanese photos GO HERE

Home Page GO HERE

This page created on 31 December 2004, and all photographs copyright 2004, by Neil Mishalov