Keep Animals Safe Open the Path to Our Mountain

For many years, deer, turkeys, bobcats, raccoons, and other animals have used this path as their primary route up/down Mount Diablo in search of food and water. The metal fence has blocked their daily migration, confusing and endangering the animals, especially the deer. Take Down the Fence and Open the Path!

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Photo History(1920 – 2023): The Road became a Path and Over Time a Easement to Mount Diablo State Park

1920’S Map – Road up Mount Diablo, 2023 Path/Easeme 1920’S Map – Road up Mount Diablo, 2023 Path/Easement Historic Path Connecting Alameda Diablo to Mt. Diablo Scenic Blvd via South Gate Road and Mount Diablo State Park. “A longstanding expressly dedicated public trail easement (the “Easement”) that encumbers the southerly end of the U.S. Bank…

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The Road over time became a Path and has been used by residents of Diablo and thousands of visiting recreational users, uninterrupted, for more than 100 years.

Who would have thought US Bank would prove to be the most dangerous property owner in Diablo, the high-end enclave adjacent to Mount Diablo State Park?  On September 28th, 2023, a fence was built across a critical pedestrian pathway, reportedly with permission of the property owner, US Bank. This blockage endangers the lives of thousands of people.…

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The Overwhelming Majority (18) of Residents Support Bikes, Walkers, and Joggers Traveling on Calle Arroyo – Read the letter & Watch the Slideshow Below….

The Overwhelming Majority (18) of Residents Support Bikes, Walkers, and Joggers Traveling on Calle Arroyo(Letter Below: June 7, 2020) The majority of Property Owners on Calle Arroyo Posted Signs “We Support Bikers, Walkers & Joggers on Calle Arroyo” 15 Property owners in Diablo Posted signs “We Support Bikers, Walkers & Joggers in Diablo.” The Diablo…

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100+ Heartfelt Petition Comments

  “I have used this path consistently (2 times per week) for the last 12 years for safe access to Mt Diablo state park.” “I have used this past as a cyclist to safely access Mt Diablo for over 10 years. I have always cycled with a friend or small group and we have always…

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US BANK OPEN THE PATH

Sign the Petition: Request US Bank to Reopen the Path   Who would have thought US Bank would prove to be the most dangerous property owner in Diablo, the high-end enclave adjacent to Mount Diablo State Park?  On September 28th, 2023, a fence was built across a critical pedestrian pathway, reportedly with permission of the…

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Plaintiff Dave Hammond Letter to Supporters of Easement(October 12, 2023)

Diablo Easement Supporters, On September 27th-28th a group began the process of installing a wrought iron fence along Mount Diablo Scenic Blvd. on two parcels owned by the Wooten family.  Unfortunately, they extended this fence onto the adjacent US Bank property (formerly Bahrami) and completely blocked the easement. They were also handing out a misleading flyer…

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