Loop Trail

Improving a trail that crosses several streams and meanders around the preserve.

UPDATED: NOVEMBER 30, 2017

Project Description

A popular loop trail in Roy's Redwoods Preserve included several at-grade stream crossings with steep approaches that were contributing to sedimentation of the Lagunitas Creek watershed Rehabilitation of this area was identified as a priority project in the Fiscal Year 2015–2016 budget.

Work included the installation of bridges and construction of drainage improvements along the existing trail tread.

Objectives

  • Reduce sedimentation in the Lagunitas Creek watershed caused by trail use.
  • Establish an improved trail system for visitors exploring Roy's Redwoods Preserve.
  • Establish a trail system that is sustainable.

Timeline

  • 2014: Project Identified
  • 2014–2015: Project Planning
  • Summer–Fall 2016: Implementation