Neon Scorpion Hikes 2021

Sunday, April 11, 2021 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm , , , ,

Age 6–Adult

Explore the habitat of local scorpions along the north face of Mount Diablo, starting at the Mitchell Canyon Visitor Center. Experience the excitement of finding scorpions glowing like green neon signs in the dark. Discover and observe the diverse plants and animals inhabiting Mount Diablo. Hikes cover a distance of 2 miles.

Dates and times:

  • April 11th, 7:00-9:00 pm
  • April 25th, 7:15-9:15 pm
  • May 9th, 7:15-9:15 pm
  • May 23rd, 7:30-9:30 pm

BRING hiking shoes, bottled water, and a face mask. An ultraviolet flashlight is optional.

Price per person: $15 for members/$20 for non-members.

Additional cost: $6 parking at the Visitor’s Center.

All hike dates are currently at capacity! 

To be added to the waitlist, email [email protected] and be sure to include a reservation name, a phone number, and the number of people in your group.

To comply with social distancing regulations, groups will be smaller this year and face masks must be worn during the entire duration of the hike. 


Mitchel Canyon Visitor’s Center

  • 96 Mitchell Canyon Rd, Clayton, California, 94517, United States


  • Neon Hike
    Sunday, April 11, 2021
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Neon Hike
    Sunday, April 25, 2021
    7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
  • Neon Hike
    Sunday, May 9, 2021
    7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
  • Neon Hike
    Sunday, May 23, 2021
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm