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Marin Headlands

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Golden Gate National Recreation Area, CA 94965
+1 415-331-1540
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Coastal Marin Headlands Hike from San Francisco
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4-Hour Walking Tour of the Sausalito Waterfront and Golden Gate Bridge Overlook
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Located at the Point Bonita Lighthouse, these headlands offer a suspension bridge and hiking trail.
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Golden Gate National Recreation Area, CA 94965
+1 415-331-1540
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Reviewed December 20, 2012

Nice view of the golden gate bridge. Didn't have time for the trail walks but would have liked to. Need car to get to. Cold and windy!

Thank fairydust
Reviewed December 18, 2012

The Marin Headlands are worth a trip if you want to go for a beautiful walk or run. I was there to take part in a 50 km race and it was beautiful. Amazing pacific views and challenging trails. It is alot of elevation change,...More

1  Thank Mary N
Reviewed December 17, 2012

Great views of Golden Gate Bridge and rugged coastline. Stunning scenery all around, great trails and wildlife viewing...all near the attractions of San Francisco

Thank RosemanSacramento
Reviewed December 11, 2012

This is a hard place to go to because you need a car. Big buses can't get through. However, if you are able to get there somehow, you will see the breath-taking view of the Golden Gate Bridge and SF city, a good panoramic view....More

1  Thank Geminican
Reviewed December 11, 2012

One of the best views on San Francisco and the Bay you can have (on a clear and sunny day). Besides, there's plenty of room for hikes, biking and just enjoying being out in the green.

Thank tgoetz
Reviewed December 7, 2012

The Marin Headlands are where all the San Francisco Calendar Photo's seem to have been taken from this vantage point

Thank pauljkiwi
Reviewed December 5, 2012

I loved this part of the city as it was less crowded and I felt a lot closer to nature. A must visit especially for new visitors to SF.

Thank BrisbaneDramaQueen
Reviewed December 4, 2012

I grew up in San Francisco since the 70's, and have never been to the Marin Headlands until recently! I didn't know what I was missing! On our way out of town after our Thanksgiving visit, we decided to take the coastal route over the...More

1  Thank Chestnutmash
Reviewed December 3, 2012

If you go to San Francisco by automobile you must cross the Golden Gate Bridge (GGB) and drive up to the headlands which look back down to the bridge, bay inlet and the beauty of San Francisco and the Bay area including Alcatraz. You will...More

Thank nonexistent
Reviewed December 1, 2012

The Marin Headlands are one of my favorote places to go in the Bay area as it is just over the bridge from San Francisco. You can ride your bike there and go up to the top for stunning panoramic views of the City and...More

Thank cyclechick1
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May 4, 2017|
Response from Driver_316 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that is a question I cannot answer unfortunateluy. I only go to this place for a day trio.
Betsy W
August 10, 2015|
Response from Driver_316 | Reviewed this property |
Cool. It is usually 60's and foggy. I suggest a light jacket and sweatshirt. Of course shorts might be your thing.