Have You Conquered Concord?!

Concord Hikes, Bike Rides, and Other Hidden Gems

Guided Hikes on Mount Diablo

Go on a guided twilight hike on Mount Diablo for a quieter (dare we say intimate?) experience. Book early for the famous later summer Tarantula hike!

Beauty from the Bicycle Seat

Bikers can select from the Quick & Dirty Guide to the East Bay’s Best Biking, including Concord’s easygoing and paved 14-mile Contra Costa Canal Trail (Bonus: There are nearby brew pubs for a quick refreshment).

Lime Ridge Open Space

Hikers and bikers alike get to enjoy the grasslands and rolling hills at Lime Ridge Open Space, where the locals go when they’re not heading to Mount Diablo.

Check Out This Home

For a real hidden gem, explore the Galindo Home, a completely refurbished Victorian ranch house and gardens that include massive redwoods and palm trees. Ready to conquer Concord?!

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