Welcome to Walnut Creek
Nestled at the foot of Mt. Diablo, Walnut Creek offers a blend of urban fair, suburban grace, and peaceful wilderness. Downtown provides generous opportunities for dining, theater, shopping, and exciting nightlife. The outlying neighborhoods are picture perfect suburban splendor. Multiple parks and trails in the nearby unspoiled hillsides offer fantastic hiking, biking, and exploring day trips. The fantastic school system, moderate climate, and central location to Highway 24 and BART make this city a wonderful place to live.