Mount Diablo

Peregrine Falcon Nesting Season Prompts Partial Closure Of Mt. Diablo State ParkA portion of Mt. Diablo State Park in Contra Costa County will be closed to the public for five months to allow for the nesting season of a protected species, according to the East Bay Regional Park District. The closure started Sunday.
Bay Area Could Wake Up To Mountaintop Snow TuesdayThere will be light scattered precipitation over the far East Bay and Southeast Monday night.
Exotic "Super Cat" Discovered In San Francisco TV Anchor's BackyardAn exotic hybrid cat possibly valued at several thousand dollars was discovered roaming an East Bay backyard by KPIX 5 television anchor Ken Bastida.
Tarantula Movement Begins Early On Mount Diablo, Giant Spiders Crawling Across East BayThe annual tarantula mating ritual began early on the East Bay's Mount Diablo, sending giant, hairy spiders skittering across roads and meadows, in search of a willing partner.
Evacuation Order Lifted After Fire Burns Area Near Clayton In Contra Costa County A vegetation fire that started Friday night rural area of Contra Costa County was 80 percent contained and the area of the fire had been reduced from 120 acres to 80 acres Saturday morning.
Downed Power Line Sparks Fire Threatening Buildings Near Clayton A vegetation fire has scorched at least 100 acres and is threatening some buildings near Clayton at the base of Mount Diablo Friday night.
Top 6 Reasons Why Diablo Valley Is California's Best-Kept SecretDiablo Valley offers a wealth of exceptional activities and events throughout the year and is just a stone's throw from San Francisco.
Best Hiking Trails Of Mount DiabloMount Diablo sits within Mount Diablo State Park, an ecological gem of the San Francisco Bay region.
Rohan Dennis Wins Tour Of California Stage 3 From San Jose To Mount DiabloRohan Dennis of Australia surged within the final 300 yards to claim the hot and mountainous third stage and reduced Bradley Wiggins' race lead Tuesday in the Tour of California.
Amgen Tour Of California Racers Gear Up For Steep Climbs In Record HeatThe Amgen Tour of California bike race comes to San Jose Tuesday morning for what is expected to be the most difficult leg of the race on one of the hottest days so far.
Nature 'Nerds' Keep A Photographic Eye Trained On Mount DiabloA group of self-described "nerds" is keeping close watch on Mount Diablo as it recovers from last summer's massive wildfire.
Water Fountains, Flush Toilets Shut Down On Mount Diablo Due To DroughtCalifornia’s drought has severely stressed the water system on Mount Diablo State Park. In response, officials have shut down faucets and replaced flush toilets with portable ones.