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Relaxing and peaceful

If you need a break from the hectic city or suburban life, and want to take a walk, jog or... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
Lafayette, California
A Great Run

Trail was well marked and paved. I did a 6.5 mile run along the trail and liked how there was a... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Kim D
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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This former railroad track is now a "people-friendly" 23-mile long trail for bikers, hikers, in-line skaters, and horseback riders.
Dublin, CA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The trail is relatively flat and paved. However, I decided to take a walk on the part that is fairly open and not a lot of trees. Sometimes there are bicyclists who do not actually use their bells or voice and try to run you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank nikolayz324
Reviewed 10 December 2018

If you need a break from the hectic city or suburban life, and want to take a walk, jog or bikeride, you cannot go wrong on the Iron Horse Trail. You can go from Concord to Dublin and back if you are inclined. Plenty of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank markltennis
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Trail was well marked and paved. I did a 6.5 mile run along the trail and liked how there was a pedestrian trail separate from a biking trail. I also liked how the section of trail I did was flat. Not the most beautiful scenery...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kim D
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Iron Horse Trail is great for bikes, walkers and runners of different levels. There is plenty of space to pass each other, the trail travels over several miles through multiple towns.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jody P
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Rode from Home2 in Livermore to the southern trailhead then along the trail to Concord and back. Trail is very nice, well-maintained, with only a few easy hills. Trail is well-marked where there's no risk of making a wrong turn, but markings are sparse to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank hdirad
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Unfortunately it was hot and sunny and I walked around the Dublin Blvd section. Looking back at it, I like to hike the northern part of the trail.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank joepaulsenngoro2
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Maybe I didn’t give this five stars because I am not a big fan of biking, but even I thought this was very nice. It is a long trail taking you through the cities of the Bay Area. You can walk, run, bike, or skate...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank hawaii6989
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We hiked from Walnut Creek approximately 2 miles and back. Flat, paved, well maintained and friendly people. Liked it to return a day later. I do notice the more distance from Walnut Creek the less freeway noise. We are out of state visitors and find...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank milehighbullet1
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Iron horse trail is a long trail feeling m Dublin all the way to Walnut Creek (maybe Concord, but I’m not sure). I’m rating the span from Dublin to San Ramon. This trial is an easy walk. You will be joined by bikers, in-line skaters,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Lynnet S
Reviewed 21 December 2017

While visiting friends and family in Walnut Creek and Danville we had the opportunity to hike two segments of the trail. Today we started near Crow Canyon Road to Sycamore Valley Road and returned via the same route. A few days ago we started near...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank GeoLorenzo
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Ava J
11 March 2015|
Response from quadform |
Yes, the trail goes to Walnut Creek. Just find out exact location of the trail and some public parking.