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Just walking along the beachfront, when we saw this guy balancing rocks and making sculptures... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
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My rating is for the beautiful walk along Sausalito’s waterfront in search of Bill Dan Balancing... read more

Reviewed January 14, 2018
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Bridgeway Waterfront, Sausalito, CA 94966
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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Just walking along the beachfront, when we saw this guy balancing rocks and making sculptures. Amazing, didn’t think any more of it until I read the reviews on trip advisor. Seems we were one of the lucky ones to see him in action. Go look...More

2  Thank SagaloutsTour
Reviewed January 14, 2018

My rating is for the beautiful walk along Sausalito’s waterfront in search of Bill Dan Balancing Rocks. Though this is listed as one of the things to do in Sausalito on Trip Advisor, it appears that it is never a sure thing to see this...More

5  Thank Rumples
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Patience is what this man has. I watched along with about a dozen other people as this man balanced large rocks on top of small ones. Seemed impossible

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Reviewed December 6, 2017

Bill Dan is so talented. I could sit and watch him all day, actual I did. haha . Everything is does is so precise. Recommend to all visitor. Its not far from the ferry, so be sure and look him up. He isn't far from...More

Thank Watkinsnc
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Saw this chap doing this when we cycled past into Sausalito and then again when walking about. Amazing talent in doing what he does. He puts rocks on rocks and taps them with a heavy stick to get them to stay there? He makes it...More

Thank Hermes0
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Making art from balancing rocks, amazing. He ropes off the area he is building the balancing rock art pieces. A unique talent. He has photos to sell. We were just walking on Bridgeway and walked by his setup. This guy has serious skills.

Thank ranishi
Reviewed June 18, 2017

We were looking so forward to seeing "Dan the Balancing Rock Man" as we read many great comments regarding his talents of stacking rocks. We were there on a Wednesday and we drove up and down the area around the Trident Restaurant and stopped to...More

2  Thank Blooms65
Reviewed February 11, 2017

I usually have a very limited attention span for this type of thing but I could have sat and watched this guy for hours. He's amazing. No pushing for money either. Stop and appreciate his work if you get a chance.

Thank cantbelieveit_8
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Easy to find and free, this unique spot in Sausalito is photogenic and fun. Just walk down the street where all the action is near the water and you're sure to find it.

Thank Mary V
Reviewed November 7, 2016

I didn't realize that this is a regular Sausalito site (event?). We were walking by on the waterfront and a guy was balancing rocks. As he had a camera - and the bay and San Francisco were in the distance - he seemed to be...More

1  Thank ChrisABeaune
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Miki V
March 4, 2017|
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Response from DustyRelique | Reviewed this property |
We were not aware of when Mr. Dan balances. Clearly, some may not withstand the incoming tide, so I would imagine for the number we saw, he does do it somewhat regularly. The visitors bureau maybe could tell you.