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The Mysteries of Albany Hill

What’s that mysterious hill between El Cerrito and the San Francisco Bay? Why is El Cerrito named after Albany Hill? What did indigenous Ohlone call Albany Hill? Which came first, Albany Hill or the Berkeley Hills? What is Albany Hill made of? Why is Albany Hill so poorly maintained? Why is a large cross displayed on Albany Hill? We’ll explore Albany Hill from top to bottom, walk along Cerrito Creek from Ohlone Greenway to the bay, and learn a bit about the history and mysteries of Albany Hill.