On Friday, October 21, we hiked up to the dam at Lake Del Valle, and
then around by the cliffs that are so prominent from the valley floor. It was a perfect morning for hiking with really clear skies.The grass
was about 2 inches tall from the rains last week.
The parking lot was almost full and we found out there were a lot of
3rd graders from one of the elementary schools in Livermore doing the
After we finished the 2 1/2 miles, I commented that this was one of
my favorite hikes. Someone reminded me that I say that about every
hike, and it’s true. We have such a beautiful area in which to enjoy nature.