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94 mi 152 km of trail 9 Recommended Routes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 8 Trails Intermediate Trails 33 Trails Hard Trails 4 Trails

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Gems in Mount Tamalpais State Park - 2

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gem Favorite Tall trees

Cathedral Grove

(25) Mill Va…, CA
gem Favorite Muir Woods

Bohemian Grove

(18) Mill Va…, CA

Recommended Routes in Mount Tamalpais State Park - 6

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Favorite Bolinas and the Pacific Ocean, Farralon Islands in sunset. From Bare Knoll off of Matt Davis Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Steep Ravine - Matt Davis Loop

7.1 mi 11.4 km 1,556' Up 474.2 m Up 1,589' Down 484.37 m Down

Bolinas, CA
Favorite Muir Woods
Easy/Intermediate

Hillside Loop

2.5 mi 3.9 km 255' Up 77.77 m Up 255' Down 77.75 m Down

Tamalpa…, CA
Favorite Muir Woods
Difficult

Mount Tamalpais from Muir Woods

8.7 mi 13.9 km 2,416' Up 736.37 m Up 2,416' Down 736.36 m Down

Tamalpa…, CA
Favorite Muir Woods
Intermediate

Panoramic Loop

4.5 mi 7.3 km 943' Up 287.4 m Up 941' Down 286.79 m Down

Tamalpa…, CA
Favorite Bolinas and the Pacific Ocean, Farralon Islands in sunset. From Bare Knoll off of Matt Davis Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Table Rock 27k

17.2 mi 27.7 km 3,330' Up 1015.01 m Up 3,325' Down 1013.52 m Down

Bolinas, CA
Favorite Lower portion of Diaz Ridge Trail with Muir Beach in the background.
Intermediate/Difficult

Rabbit Chase 30K

19.6 mi 31.6 km 3,673' Up 1119.51 m Up 3,669' Down 1118.41 m Down

Bolinas, CA

Trails in Mount Tamalpais State Park - 36

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6.6 mi 10.6 km #1Dipsea Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Mill Valley, CA 30 
0.3 mi 0.5 km #2Plankwalk Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Larkspur, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Larkspur, CA
0.4 mi 0.7 km #3Fern Creek Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Mill Valley, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Mill Valley, CA
6.8 mi 10.9 km #4Matt Davis Trail
Difficult
Bolinas, CA
Difficult
Bolinas, CA 10 
4.8 mi 7.7 km #5California Coastal Trail: Section 28 & 29
Intermediate
Bolinas, CA
Intermediate
Bolinas, CA
0.3 mi 0.4 km #6Bohemian Grove Trail
Easy
Mill Valley, CA
Easy
Mill Valley, CA
0.7 mi 1.2 km #7Redwood Trail
Intermediate
Mill Valley, CA
Intermediate
Mill Valley, CA
3.0 mi 4.8 km #8Willow Camp Fire Rd.
Difficult
Bolinas, CA
Difficult
Bolinas, CA
3.0 mi 4.8 km #9Cataract Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #10Canopy View Trail
Intermediate
Mill Valley, CA
Intermediate
Mill Valley, CA
2.3 mi 3.7 km #11Steep Ravine Trail
Intermediate
Bolinas, CA
Intermediate
Bolinas, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km #12Redwood Creek Trail
Easy
Tamalpais Valley, CA
Easy
Tamalpais Valley, CA
1.1 mi 1.8 km #13Ben Johnson Trail
Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
2.4 mi 3.9 km #14Bootjack Trail
Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
2.0 mi 3.2 km #15Redwood Creek Trail
Intermediate
Tamalpais Valley, CA
Intermediate
Tamalpais Valley, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #16Sun Trail
Easy
Mill Valley, CA
Easy
Mill Valley, CA
1.0 mi 1.5 km #17Panoramic Trail
Easy
Mill Valley, CA
Easy
Mill Valley, CA
0.9 mi 1.4 km #18Lost Trail
Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
0.5 mi 0.8 km #19Lower Old Mine Trail
Intermediate
Mill Valley, CA
Intermediate
Mill Valley, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #20Sierra Trail
Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
Difficult
Mill Valley, CA

Photos of Mount Tamalpais State Park - 93

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Muir Woods
May 12, 2016 near Mill Va…, CA
Boardwalk through giant trees
Dec 18, 2015 near Mill Va…, CA
Looking down on the city from Mt. Tam.
Jun 4, 2015 near Larkspur, CA
Bolinas and the Pacific Ocean, Farralon Islands in sunset. From Bare Knoll off of Matt Davis Trail.
Jan 3, 2019 near Bolinas, CA
Near the top of the Matt Davis climb in characteristic mist
Aug 25, 2017 near Bolinas, CA
Top of the switchbacks coming up from Stinson Beach on the Matt Davis Trail, just before Coastal Trail junction.
Jan 3, 2019 near Bolinas, CA
View from the East Peak.
Jun 4, 2015 near Larkspur, CA
The sun sets over the Pacific Ocean on the Matt Davis Trail.
Feb 27, 2017 near Bolinas, CA