KQED QUEST ExplorersLet's explore Northern California Science, Environment, and Nature
The water flowing past Big Break Regional Shoreline via the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers drains 1/2 of California.
Scanning it's expanse, you can see ocean beach, streams, grasses, bushy scrub, and tall, ancient trees.
Just a 10-minute drive from Berkeley, Briones Regional Park is a 6,117 acre park in Contra Costa County.
Although this trail is not open for walk-in use by the general public, volunteer trail leaders head trips 3x a week.