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2,725 mi 4,385 km of trail 160 Featured Hikes

Gems 27 Gems Easy Trails 871 Trails Intermediate Trails 607 Trails Hard Trails 54 Trails
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Gems in Bay Area - 27

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gem Favorite Sunlight on the Golden Gate.

Golden Gate Bridge

(31) Sausalito, CA
gem Favorite Tall trees

Cathedral Grove

(22) Mill Va…, CA
gem Favorite Atop Alamere Falls

Alamere Falls

(20) Bolinas, CA
gem Favorite Muir Woods

Bohemian Grove

(15) Mill Va…, CA
gem Favorite Another view of Point Reyes Lighthouse

Point Reyes Lighthouse

(18) Inverness, CA
gem Favorite View from Alcatraz.

Alcatraz Island

(15) San Fra…, CA
gem Favorite San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge

Battery Spencer

(10) Sausalito, CA
gem Favorite Looking down the trail to Mile Rock Beach

Mile Rock Viewpoint

(6) San Fra…, CA

Featured Hikes in Bay Area - 133

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Favorite Top of the switchbacks coming up from Stinson Beach on the Matt Davis Trail, just before Coastal Trail junction.
Intermediate/Difficult

Steep Ravine - Matt Davis Loop

7.1 mi 11.4 km • Loop • 1,556 ft Ascent 474.2 m Ascent

(52) Bolinas, CA
Favorite Tomales Point at Pt. Reyes
Easy/Intermediate

Tomales Point Trail

9.8 mi 15.7 km • Out and Back • 996 ft Ascent 303.54 m Ascent

(64) Inverness, CA
Favorite The Golden Gate Bridge is on display from the Coastal Trail.
Easy/Intermediate

Coastal Trail: Lands End

2.9 mi 4.6 km • Out and Back • 192 ft Ascent 58.44 m Ascent

(54) San Fra…, CA
Favorite West Waddell Creek trickles through a verdant forest in Big Basin Redwoods State Park.
Intermediate

Berry Creek Falls Loop

9.7 mi 15.6 km • Loop • 1,844 ft Ascent 562.19 m Ascent

(46) Boulder…, CA
Favorite Atop Alamere Falls
Intermediate

Palomarin to Alamere Falls Out and Back

8.3 mi 13.3 km • Out and Back • 991 ft Ascent 302.15 m Ascent

(46) Bolinas, CA
Favorite The blue mountains of Santa Cruz!
Intermediate

Castle Rock Loop

3.4 mi 5.4 km • Loop • 749 ft Ascent 228.18 m Ascent

(37) Monte S…, CA
Favorite Muir Woods
Easy/Intermediate

Hillside Loop

2.5 mi 3.9 km • Loop • 255 ft Ascent 77.77 m Ascent

(32) Tamalpa…, CA
Favorite Northward bound backpacker taking in the view with his morning snack.
Intermediate

Muir Beach Loop

5.8 mi 9.4 km • Loop • 1,164 ft Ascent 354.88 m Ascent

(26) Tamalpa…, CA

Trails in Bay Area - 1370

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6.6 mi 10.6 km #1Dipsea Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
6.6 mi 10.6 km Mill Valley, CA 24 
6.2 mi 10.0 km #2Summit Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Diablo, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
6.2 mi 10.0 km Diablo, CA
0.3 mi 0.5 km #3Sutro Baths Upper Trail
Easy/Intermediate
San Francisco, CA
Easy/Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.5 km San Francisco, CA
0.7 mi 1.2 km #4Redwood Grove Loop Trail
Easy
Mount Hermon, CA
Easy
0.7 mi 1.2 km Mount Hermon, CA 10 
1.1 mi 1.8 km #5SCA Trail
Intermediate
Sausalito, CA
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Sausalito, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #6Pirates Cove Trail
Intermediate
Tamalpais Valley, CA
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Tamalpais Valley, CA
6.8 mi 10.9 km #7Matt Davis Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Bolinas, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
6.8 mi 10.9 km Bolinas, CA
4.7 mi 7.6 km #8Ohlone Bluff Trail
Easy
Santa Cruz, CA
Easy
4.7 mi 7.6 km Santa Cruz, CA
1.2 mi 2.0 km #9San Pedro Rock
Intermediate
Pacifica, CA
Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Pacifica, CA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #10Huckleberry Path
Intermediate
Moraga, CA
Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.8 km Moraga, CA
0.3 mi 0.5 km #11Plankwalk Trail
Intermediate
Larkspur, CA
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.5 km Larkspur, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #12Point Reyes Lighthouse Trail
Easy
Inverness, CA
Easy
0.7 mi 1.1 km Inverness, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #13Bald Mountain Trail
Easy
Almaden Valley, CA
Easy
0.7 mi 1.1 km Almaden Valley, CA
0.4 mi 0.7 km #14Fern Creek Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Mill Valley, CA
Easy/Intermediate
0.4 mi 0.7 km Mill Valley, CA
1.6 mi 2.7 km #15California Coastal Trail: Presidio
Easy/Intermediate
San Francisco, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.6 mi 2.7 km San Francisco, CA
10.6 mi 17.1 km #16Coast Trail - North
Intermediate
Lagunitas-Forest Knolls, CA
Intermediate
10.6 mi 17.1 km Lagunitas-Forest Knolls, CA
0.4 mi 0.6 km #17Alamere Falls Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Bolinas, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.4 mi 0.6 km Bolinas, CA
3.7 mi 5.9 km #18Engleman's Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Santa Cruz, CA
Easy/Intermediate
3.7 mi 5.9 km Santa Cruz, CA
4.8 mi 7.7 km #19California Coastal Trail: Section 28 & 29
Intermediate
Bolinas, CA
Intermediate
4.8 mi 7.7 km Bolinas, CA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #20Bald Mountain Trail
Intermediate
Kenwood, CA
Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.8 km Kenwood, CA

Photos of Bay Area - 2603

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Atop Alamere Falls
Feb 17, 2015 near Bolinas, CA
Panaroma view minutes before sunrise.
Oct 20, 2017 near Danville, CA
Foliage under morning sun.
Oct 20, 2017 near Danville, CA
Tomales Point at Pt. Reyes
Apr 3, 2019 near Inverness, CA
Sun on the hills.
Oct 18, 2016 near East Fo…, CA
Sunset on the beach
Jul 27, 2018 near Sausalito, CA
Sunrise above the canyon.
Oct 8, 2017 near Danville, CA
Rolling hills
Jun 24, 2018 near East Ri…, CA

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