Danger Zone Videos

Every year thousands of park visitors driving vehicles, riding bicycles and walking are compelled to travel through the "Danger Zone." Unaware of it's Five Dangerous Blind Curves, Numerous Near-Miss Collisions, Actual Collisions, Serious Injuries, Fatalities and NO Law Enforcement Presence. To Experience the "Danger Zone," please watch these Amazing Videos.

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BLIND CURVE #3 VIDEO: NEAR-MISS BIKE VS PARK VISITOR VEHICLE COLLISION

CVC 21752: No vehicle shall be driven to the left side of the roadway under the following conditions: (a) When approaching or upon the crest of a grade or a curve in the highway where the driver’s view is obstructed within such distance as to create a hazard in the event another vehicle might approach from the opposite direction.

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VIDEO: 5 PARK VISITOR VEHICLES PASS BIKES (BLIND CURVE #4)

(CVC 21751 & 21752(a)

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PARK VISITOR VEHICLE PARKING “DANGER ZONE”

At the present time, California State Parks has no plan to deal with the yearly increase of Park Visitors who are compelled to park on the road and then walk in the road to reach the Summit Trail Head.

BLIND CURVE #2

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VIDEO: 4 PARK VISITOR VEHICLES PASS BIKES (BLIND CURVE #3)

(CVC 21751 & 21752(a)

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VIDEO SURVEY: 40% of PARK VISITOR VEHICLES PASS BIKES (BLIND CURVE #4)

Results: 16 (40%) of 40 Park Visitor Vehicles passed Bikes on Blind Curve #4 (January 16, 2021, 9am to 11am) (Video & Photos below) CVC 21752: No vehicle shall be driven to the left side of the roadway under the following conditions: (a) When approaching or upon the crest of a grade or a curve…

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VIDEO: 2 PARK VISITOR VEHICLES PASS BIKE (BLIND CURVE #4)

 

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BLIND CURVE # 5 VIDEO NEAR-MISS BIKE VS VEHILCE COLLISON

(CVC 21752: No vehicle shall be driven to the left side of the roadway under the following conditions: (a) When approaching or upon the crest of a grade or a curve in the highway where the driver’s view is obstructed within such distance as to create a hazard in the event another vehicle might approach from the opposite direction.

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VIDEO SEVEN VEHICLES PASSING CYCLISTS “DANGER ZONE” (BLIND CURVE #4)

(CVC 21751 & 21752(a)

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211,565 VEHICLES TRAVELED THRU THE “DANGER ZONE” FY 16/17

Mount Diablo State Park Statistical Report 2016/17 Fiscal Year “PAID DAY USE (vehicles traveling up) = 176,304 Double 176,304 to include vehicles traveling down South/North Gate Roads = 352,608 Majority (60%+) of vehicles travel up/down South Gate Road thru the “Danger Zone” = 211,565 Vehicles are only counted when South Gate Kiosk is staffed In…

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BLIND CURVE #2 VIDEO SURVEY