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Address: Golden Gate National Recreation Area, CA 94965
Phone Number: 415-331-1540
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Activities: Hiking, Walking, Running
Description: Located at the Point Bonita Lighthouse, these headlands offer a suspension...
Located at the Point Bonita Lighthouse, these headlands offer a suspension bridge and hiking trail.
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Our San Francisco Comprehensive Shuttle Tour driver, Robert, drove us up here at the end of our Muir Woods Tour for spectacular views of the city, bay and Golden Gate Bridge... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Our San Francisco Comprehensive Shuttle Tour driver, Robert, drove us up here at the end of our Muir Woods Tour for spectacular views of the city, bay and Golden Gate Bridge. Fantastic!!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

I have been to San Francisco several times and have done most of the things to do, but I never went UP the hill to the headlands. I have one word, WOW! The view is astounding. Stop at each level if you can, and when you get to the top, make sure to go through the tunnel to the other... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Awesome! Great walking around the top of the headlands. We lucked out with a perfect day, sunny and in the 70s. I can understand why this is a top rated thing to do when in SF. Worth the effort!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Beautiful location. We stayed at a hostel on location with our entire family for a wedding. We enjoyed the grounds immensely. In the morning and throughout the day we were visited by the local wildlife which included deer, raccoon and an occasional fox. The houses were comfortable and spacious with great kitchen facilities.

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Davis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We travel to the Bay area twice a year at least to take our dog to the beach (loves the sand, hates the water). Rodeo beach is right in the heart of the Marin headlands and is dog friendly. It is a hidden gem as you have to work to get to it, but well worth it - the tunnel... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Our San Francisco Bay Area is a wonderful adventure for nature. The Marin Headlands can be a day or multi-day trip on a bike, walking, hiking, driving, inland or on the water. You will not forget your visit. Bring layers of clothing, and enjoy our glorious sites.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

My wife & I visited Marin headlands on our recent trip to the 415. Easy to get to and great views. We walked from the main parking in Marin headlands and hiked out to a viewpoint that's not as busy with tourists! We then walked across the bridge and had some great views of the city! A MUST do for... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

Amazing that such a beautiful and rather large area is so close to a huge city. Fabulous viewing areas that are postcard worty of the Golden Gate Bridge are along the ocean drive. The Point Bonita lighthouse is only open certain days & hours, so call ahead if you want to see it.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

This is by far the best view of the bridge and the city you can find. Just a short drive up the hill adjacent to Sausalito.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

This was a gorgeous and well-preserved historical and natural setting to spend the day! Well-worth the time to see views and nature in this vast area.

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Address: Address: Golden Gate National Recreation Area, CA 94965
Phone Number: 415-331-1540
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County

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