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Regional Parks in East Bay Hills Closed Through 10/16 Due to Red Flag Warning, Extreme Fire Conditions

10/13/2020

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 (Oakland, CA) – Red Flag Warning issued by National Weather Service for major wind event on Wednesday, Oct 14 at 5:00 a.m., through Friday, Oct 16 at 11:00 a.m. Anticipated winds ranging from 45 to 70 mph in the East Bay Hills.

The following regional parks are closed beginning tomorrow at 5 a.m. through Friday at 11 a.m. due to dangerous fire conditions:

  • Anthony Chabot Regional Park (Including Anthony Chabot campground)
  • Claremont Canyon Regional Preserve
  • Huckleberry Botanic Regional Preserve
  • Kennedy Grove Regional Recreation Area
  • Leona Canyon Open Space Regional Preserve
  • Reinhardt Redwood Regional Park
  • Roberts Regional Recreation Area
  • Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve
  • Tilden Regional Park
  • Wildcat Canyon Regional Park (including Alvarado Park)

EBRPD Fire Department will be staffing several park fire stations along with CalFire who remains on high alert.

For up-to-date information on closures and reopenings, visit www.ebparks.org.


Dave Mason, Public Information Supervisor
510-544-2217
dmason@ebparks.org

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