Castle Rock Park

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Castle Rock Regional Recreation Area
(Castle Rock Park)
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
Location Contra Costa County, California
Nearest city Walnut Creek
Coordinates 37°53′6″N 121°59′29″W / 37.88500°N 121.99139°W / 37.88500; -121.99139Coordinates: 37°53′6″N 121°59′29″W / 37.88500°N 121.99139°W / 37.88500; -121.99139
Area 18,000 acres (73 km2)
Governing body East Bay Regional Park District

Castle Rock Regional Recreation Area is a 18,000 acres (73 km2) regional park of the East Bay Regional Park District. It is located in Contra Costa County, in the East Bay region of northern California. [1]

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The park lies in a scenic sandstone canyon in the Diablo Foothills of the northern Diablo Range, west of Mount Diablo and Mount Diablo State Park. The closest city is Walnut Creek to the north. [1]

Castle Rock Regional Recreation Area is bordered by: Diablo Foothills Regional Park on the west, and Shell Ridge Open Space to the north. Together, these three parks provide 18,000 acres (73 km2) of parkland for visitors to enjoy. [1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Castle Rock Recreation Area". Retrieved 2016-09-24. 

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