Walking Routes at the Hayward Campus

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CSU East Bay Hayward Campus Walking Map

Challenge yourself to reach the recommended 150 minutes of moderate-intensity cardio exercise each week by walking just 30-minutes a day. Remember to protect yourself from the sun and stay hydrated!

Each colored path has been measured for distance by PAW interns.

Brown Path – Science Building to University Union: 620 ft (0.12 mile)

  • Start between North and South Science Buildings.
  • Head west towards the staircase.
  • Continue down the staircase towards inner campus.
  • At the bottom of the stairs, make a slight left and travel down the ramp passing Agora Stage towards the Original University Union.

Additional Accessible Route

  • Start between the North and South Science Buildings.
  • Head south down the ramp towards Parking Lot C.
  • Turn right and continue down the paved ramp towards inner campus.
  • Make a right at the bottom of the hill and continue straight to the Original University Union.

Blue Path – Track in Pioneer Stadium: 1,313 ft (0.25 mile)

  • Start walking north on the track in Pioneer Stadium near the bleachers.
  • Continue around the track until you reach the spot where you began the loop.

Green Path – Parking Lot P to Library Complex: 1,896 ft (0.36 mi)

  • Start at the top of the Lot P staircase at the Carlos Bee Boulevard/West Loop Road intersection.
  • Cross West Loop Road and turn right towards the Kinesiology Building.
  • Continue south on West Loop Road until you come upon the ramp located between the Kinesiology Building and Student Health & Counseling Services.
  • Enter the ramp, and continue until you reach to top near the entrance to Student Health & Counseling Services.
  • Turn right and walk south towards the Library Complex.
  • Continue straight until you reach the ramp under the Library overhang and follow it to the Library entrance.

Purple Path – Pioneer Heights to Music Building: 2,293 (0.43 mi.)

  • Start walking north from Pioneer Heights and cross Harder Road towards inner campus.
  • Follow the paved ramp past the Recreation and Wellness Center.
  • Keep following the path north past the North and South Science Buildings.
  • Walk down the stairs past the Valley Business and Technology Center.
  • Go down the stairs and keep following the path north past the Art and Education Building.
  • Make a right towards the small stairway, and walk north down the stairs still until you arrive at the Music Building.

Additional Accessible Route

  • Start walking north from Pioneer Heights and cross Harder Road towards inner campus.
  • Follow the paved ramp past the Recreation and Wellness Center.
  • Keep following the path north past the South Science Buildings.
  • Turn right towards the elevator entrance between North and South Science Buildings.
  • Take the elevator down one floor and exit through North Science.
  • Walk down the ramp past the Valley Business and Technology Center.
  • Follow the path north past the Art and Education Building.
  • Continue north until you arrive at the Music Building.

Pink Path – Meiklejohn Hall to Robinson Hall: 2,535 ft (0.48 mi.)

  • Start walking north from Meiklejohn Hall following the path past the New University Union.
  • Turn right at the ramp located in front of the Original University Union.
  • Continue on the ramp towards the benches located in middle campus.
  • Turn left and continue north following the path past the upper level of the Library.
  • Head north past the Art and Education Building and continue past the Kinesiology Building.
  • Turn right and head east down the path towards the Music Building.
  • Turn right at the Music Building and arrive at Robinson Hall.

Yellow Trail – Field House Service Road: 4,514 ft (0.85 mi.)

  • Start at the paved path at the North side of Parking Lot N.
  • Continue west past the soccer field, softball field, and baseball field.
  • Continue walking south on the trail past the Pioneer Stadium, field house, tennis courts, and practice fields.
  • Continue along the trail until you end on West Loop Road.

Red Trail – Loop Road: 8,010 ft (1.52 mi.)

  • Start by walking north on West Loop Road in front of the Student Health & Counseling Services building.
  • Continue to follow the sidewalk until you reach the Carlos Bee Boulevard intersection, and veer north-east.
  • Follow East Loop Road around the back side of the general parking lots until you reach Harder Road.
  • Continue walking on Harder Road, past Pioneer Heights and Meiklejohn Hall until you reach the West Loop Road intersection.
  • Turn right onto West Loop Road and continue north down the sidewalk towards the New University Union.
  • Continue on West Loop Road until you complete the loop and end in front of Student Health & Counseling Services.

Last updated: 03/02/15

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