San Pablo Bay Trail

Notice
San Pablo Bay Trail is OPEN

The Park District will be performing repair and maintenance work on the Pinole Shores Bridge railing in Pinole, CA starting Monday January 18th that will last roughly one month. During this work period there will be equipment, potential vehicles, and workers on the bridge at various locations. Please make yourself visible and clearly communicate with workers on the bridge to coordinate safe passage of the work areas. If you do not have the attention of a worker when you approach, please wait until you do. The work areas will change daily as the workers move from one side of the bridge to the other. Thank you for your understanding and patience during this time. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sean Dougan at sdougan@ebparks.org.

 Park Info

Address:
Richmond, San Pablo, Pinole, Hercules, and Rodeo.

Phone Number:
Toll Free: 888-EBPARKS (888-327-2757), option 3

Hours
Open between 5am and 10pm unless otherwise posted or permitted.

Fees:
Parking: No Fee

Maps
Coming soon.

This multi-use trail will eventually connect the cities of Richmond, San Pablo, Pinole, Hercules, and Rodeo. Some segments have been completed and are open to the public. The completed San Pablo Bay Trail will span the distance from Point Pinole Regional Shoreline in Richmond to Lone Tree Point in the Town of Rodeo, a distance of 10 miles. Representing interagency cooperation and a community-wide effort by individuals and groups, this trail provides improved access to the San Pablo Bay shoreline and creates an important recreational component for the communities it serves.

The westernmost portion of the San Pablo Bay Trail begins in the city of San Pablo and is accessible at the end of Pinole Shores Drive in the City of Pinole, where there is a 10 car parking lot open from 8am until 4pm.The next segment is accessible at the end of Tennent Avenue at Bay Front Park, where there is a 12 car parking lot. Heading east from the lot the trail crosses Pinole Creek into Hercules. Developed portions of the trail within the City of Hercules are accessible at the end of Sycamore Ave in the residential development of Victoria By the Bay. Street parking is available nearby. Further east in the Town of Rodeo, Lone Tree Beach and undeveloped portions of the trail corridor are accessible from the Lone Tree Staging area located on San Pablo Avenue at Pacific Avenue. Throughout its entire length, opportunities to view beautiful San Pablo Bay make for a pleasant trail experience.

NO MOTORIZED VEHICLES are permitted on the trail, wheelchairs excepted.

  • Dogs must be on leash where posted, and under full verbal control elsewhere. Please clean up after your dog.
  • Crossing the railroad tracks is extremely dangerous and prohibited by Federal and State law.
  • Violations may result in citation.

Trail conflicts or violations should be reported to the Trail Hotline at (510) 733-6991. For an immediate response, call (510) 881-1833. In case of emergency dial 9-1-1.

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