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Address: San Bruno, CA
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San Bruno Mountain, with 3,300 acres of undeveloped space, is the largest...

San Bruno Mountain, with 3,300 acres of undeveloped space, is the largest urban open space in the United States.

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you will love the site of the bay from the top

either you hike or ride you bike.. get to the top and enjoy the view.. I have done both from my house near by.. take a afternoon off and take your love ones or friends and enjoy... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
David L
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San franc
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

either you hike or ride you bike.. get to the top and enjoy the view.. I have done both from my house near by.. take a afternoon off and take your love ones or friends and enjoy the afternoon.

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Thank David L
Los Altos, California
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59 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

for the physically fit, hike up this giant from any side, for the rest of us pay the six dollars to get into the park and drive up Radio road to the parking lot at the top, get out of your car and hike the ridge. dogs NOT ALLOWED, nor smoking nor alcohol.

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Thank luggedsteel
San Mateo, California
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30 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

This park is the best discover in San Bruno! Without too much driving nor too much effort on hiking, I am already on the top of the San Bruno Mountain. When the first time I hiked this park, I was shock by the beauty of the view. Stunning view of SF, downtown and the Oakland Bridge. When I miss these... More 

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Thank sunloverCL
Carmel, Indiana, United States
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17 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Best kept secret, one of the most awesome views of San Francisco!!! Gorgeous trails, wish I could have stayed longer! Something to see over every hill. Easy access and as challenging a hike as you want it to be.

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Thank Mandy T
San Francisco, California
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Always available parking, honor system contribution to park system, bathrooms available, paved walkways, no dogs allowed, nice picnic areas for kids with picnic tables. Views of downtown San Francisco are really nice on a clear day.

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Thank KarenRCB
Minneapolis, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Well maintained, but natural-feeling trails through variety of habitats. Great views of the city. Not too many folks there hiking, so even on a weekend, it feels like a calming experience.

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1 Thank Robyn D
San Francisco, California
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

San Bruno Mountain are mountains that run along the southern boundary of San Francisco. It a county park so you do have to pay to enter, not unless you come in on foot. You can come up for a picnic, or for a hike, or for a quick urban getaway. San Bruno Mountain is one of a few places that... More 

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Thank Dinorah415
Pacifica
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60 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Easily accessible by car or bike. Paid parking lots within county park area. Plenty of walking trails. Layer clothing and be prepared for windy and inclement (foggy or misty) conditions.

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1 Thank C Q
Fort Collins, Colorado
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96 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Fantastic hiking and scenic experience in the middle of the traffic nightmare of San Francisco. I especially liked the stand of eucalyptus trees, climbing vines included. Why drive when you can walk somewhere for a change? Nobody will cut you off up there on the mountain. Spend a few peaceful hours hiking the Ridgeline Trail.

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4 Thank boatmisser
CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

travel is my best interest ,it is one of no bad spot i have been ,it really worth for you to pay a visit ,i would go again if i got time ,anyway ,best spot worth for visiting

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Thank Kate B

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