Things to do in Diablo CA

The natives seemed to disappear, and the Spanish soldiers thus gave the area the name "Monte del Diablo", meaning "thicket of the devil." Monte was later misinterpreted by English speakers as mount or mountain. ... One attribute that makes the name Mount Diablo appropriate is that the mountain glows red at sunset.

Lyell in Yosemite National Park, is visible, as are the peaks of the Desolation Wilderness near Lake Tahoe. On exceptionally clear days after winter storms, it's also possible to see Half Dome in Yosemite. ... The views from Diablo vary with the weather, but are usually best in winter and early spring.May 31, 2003

DescriptionDiablo is a census-designated place in Contra Costa County, California, United States. The population was 1,158 at the 2010 census. It is located 2.5 miles east-northeast of Danville. "Diablo" is Spanish for devil. Wikipedia



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Diverse landscape with hiking & views

A 1,060-acre refuge featuring diverse terrain & wildlife, plus hiking trails with scenic vistas.

Scenic setting for hikes & picnics

Picturesque park offering a picnic area, hiking & horseback trails, plus a summer concert series.

550 Hartz Ave


Local chain serving sandwiches & pizzas, including vegan options, in a casual, stylish space.

172 E Prospect Ave


Polished pizzeria for Neapolitan pies, sides & a full bar in a contemporary, airy interior.

480 San Ramon Valley Blvd


Easygoing eatery, part of a small chain, offering familiar Mexican cooking & a full bar.