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Wild, scenic and historic state parks, close to San Joaquin County, perfect for spring outings!

Mt. Diablo, Calaveras Big Trees, Columbia Historic Park, Railtown 1897 Park – close to Stockton, stunning in spring! With the advent of spring, several glorious state parks close to San Joaquin county back in. Spring, with recent rain and breezes clearing the air, make a fine time to tour to places such as Mount Diablo State […]

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Exploring the wild East Bay, from Byron to Mt. Diablo State Park

  A scenic trail heads into the oaks, along Marsh Creek at the Round Valley Regional Preserve. Wildflowers cover the hillside on Marsh Creek Road, about six miles east of Mt. Diablo. A lone cyclist heads for Mt. Diablo along Hwy. 4 in the Delta. You’ve probably seen those iconic twin peaks of Mt. Diablo […]

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World Class Bicycle Racing; the Amgen Tour of California is close to Stockton in next week!

For those into serious bicycle races and world-class cyclists, the Amgen Tour of California gets underway this weekend, with stops nearby Stockton along the coming week-plus.  Free viewing as close as Sacramento, Folsom, Mt. Diablo and other towns will give you a bird’s eye view!  For all the insights, go to their web site: www.amgentourofcalifornia.com. […]

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