State: Northern California
Address 1: 9999 Redwood Road
City: Castro Valley
Open all Year: Yes
Number of Sites: 75
About: Camping and a wealth of other outdoor activities are available only 20 minutes from downtown Oakland at the 5,067-acre Anthony Chabot Park. Its beautiful year-round public campground, a marksmanship range, and miles of hiking and riding trails make Chabot one of the District’s most varied parklands.
From CA 24 in Alameda County: Exit south CA 13 (exit 5). Drive about 4 miles south and exit Redwood (exit 1c). Turn left onto Redwood and drive uphill about 0.5 mile, to the junction with Skyline Boulevard. Stay in the left lane, and continue straight on Redwood about 4.3 miles, to the trailhead on the right side of the road.
From westbound Interstate 580 in Alameda County: Exit Redwood Road (exit 36a). Turn left on Castro Valley Blvd., then right on Redwood Road. Drive north about 8 miles to the trailhead on the left side of the road.