Mount Diablo State Park: 7 October 2004

A hike of 7.8 miles in distance; 4 hours in time plus 2,543 feet of climbing

Latitude: North 37° 54.461’

Longitude: West 121° 53.328’

Photos by Neil Mishalov

On the 7th of October, Gene, Betsy, Valerie and I hiked up to Mount Olympia (elevation 2,946 feet), which is part of the Mount Diablo massif. We started our climb at 750 feet and accumulated 2,543 feet of ascent. This gallery of images also includes a picture of Lucie and Michelle taken in Berkeley on 2 October, and some pictures of Lucie and Neil taken at the Richmond Marina on 2 October 2004.

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

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Michelle and Lucie Lucie at the Richmond California Marina Lucie striking a pose
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Neil Lucie Betsy, Gene and Valerie
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North Peak of Mount Diablo Checking the route map On the climb
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Rock formation Resting on the trail Gene
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Valerie Betsy and her man Valerie cranking on up
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On the trail Mount Tamalpais in the distance The summit of Mount Diablo: 3,849 feet
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The summit of the North Peak of Mount Diablo: 3,557 feet The summit of Mount Olympia: 2,946 feet The Town of Clayton
Valerie and Betsy on the summit of Mount Olympia

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This page created on 7 October 2004, and all photographs copyright 2004, by Neil Mishalov