Route in Brief: Start by visiting Jordan Pond along unnamed trails (0.9 miles). Then follow High Ridge Loop Trail → Newt Pond Trail → Vista Peak Loop Trail → Zeile Creek Trail → Garin Woods Trail → Vista Peak Loop Trail → Old Homestead Road to return to parking lot.
Notes: Zeile Creek Trail and Garin Woods Trail in the northern section of the park are shaded. These trails are along Zeile Creek, making the walk pleasant after rains. At the intersection of Zeile Creek Trail and Vista Peak Loop Trail, you get great views of Oakland and Berkeley.