Best Things to Do Outdoors in San Ramon and Tri-Valley California
The Tri-Valley area of California is a triangle shaped region just East of San Francisco and about 18 miles southeast of Oakland. It includes the three Valleys of Anador, Livermore, and San Ramon Valley incorporating several cities including Pleasanton, Livermore, Dublin, San Ramon and Danville.
The outdoors is certainly where you want to be in the Tri-Valley area. San Ramon is centrally located in amongst beautiful green rolling hills, vineyards, orchards and award-winning golf courses. Stroll through historic museums and galleries, regional parks, and bask in the sunshine with a nature hike through the Valley.
The golf courses are probably one of the top things to do outdoors in this area. There are about seven golf courses within this area stretching from San Ramon down to Pleasanton and over to Livermore. With a variety of public and private clubs to choose from, I’m sure you can find the ideal course to fit your needs and your challenge level.
The First Tee Tri-Valley Junior Club offers junior golfers membership and reduced fees located in Pleasanton. The San Ramon Golf Course and Club offers beautiful wedding and banquet venues as well is fine dining and Pro shop. The Tri-Valley Golf Center is a teaching Academy located in Pleasanton with a driving range right on-site. The Sunol Valley Golf Club offers a beautiful garden rooms and ceremony facilities as well as professional and challenging golf, festivals and discounts for special occasions, as well as tournaments. The Dublin Ranch Golf Course is a public course with challenging par 63 featuring rolling hills and valleys and beautiful views of Mount Diablo. The Hilton Pleasanton at the Club located in Pleasanton California and features an 18-hole golf course in amongst the help of the Callippe Preserve. The Crow Canyon Country Club is located in San Ramon in amongst residential neighborhoods and provides a beautiful escape right in town. The Canyon Lakes Golf Courses just South of Crow Canyon also in amongst residential neighborhoods just outside of downtown San Ramon.
Parks and Regional Wilderness ~
In addition to our golf courses there are dozens of regional wilderness is parks and nature preserves all through the Tri-Valley area. The Las Trampas regional wilderness features beautiful parks for hikers, horseback riders and joggers. This is a remote and rugged area perfect for that feeling of privacy and escape.
San Ramon features dozens of neighborhood parks in amongst Windemere and Gale Ranch. The Bishop Ranch Regional Preserve is located just West of San Ramon and features a quiet solitude perfect for wildlife and birdwatching as well as picnicking, kite flying and hiking. In Dublin, four-legged friends enjoy the Dougherty Hills Dog Park with seating, public artworks, separate turf for large and small dogs and drinking fountains perfect for your four-legged friend.
The Dublin Hills Regional Park features wide open space with lots of freedom to roam. Enjoy steep sloped canyons, private grazing land to the North, trails for horseback riding, hikers and bicyclists, and a variety of geography and wildlife reminiscent of this area of California.
The Tri-Valley area is perfect for the outdoorsy resident. Whether you’re visiting from the Westside or choose to make San Ramon and the Tri-Valley area your home, come enjoy the outdoors, the beautiful sunshine, the green rolling hills and dozens of parks and golf courses in the area.
If you’re ready to make the Tri-Valley area your permanent residents, call me today to discuss options on investment properties, first-time homebuyer incentives, or if you need to sell your San Ramon home.
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