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“Great trail to walk your dog”

Ranked #212 of 550 things to do in San Francisco
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Owner description: Four-hundred-mile scenic trail encircling San Francisco Bay.
Cupertino, California
Level 6 Contributor
167 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
“Great trail to walk your dog”
Reviewed October 17, 2013

PROS:
+ Dog-friendly
+ Gorgeous view of the bay
+ Gentle grade (no steep sections)
+ Clean and well-maintained
+ Ample street parking along the trail

CONS:
- Mostly exposed (wear hat/sunscreen)
- Lack of restrooms south of Oyster Point Marina

Visited October 2013
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SAN FRANCISCO
Level 5 Contributor
59 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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“4 mile Scenic Walking Trail in San Francisco”
Reviewed August 29, 2013

My walking buddy and I were in the mood to check out a different trail in the city and came across the Bay Trail. It encompasses Fort Point, Crissy Field promenade and Marina Green areas which was quite scenic. On a clear day, you can see the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz. It was quite a nice walk (over 4 miles) and we were even treated to a beautiful sight of sail boats practicing for the Americas Cup. ...just another reason to appreciate living in San Francisco.

Visited August 2013
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Brandon, Florida
Level 4 Contributor
37 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
“Absolutely the best thing we did in SanFrancisco”
Reviewed August 29, 2007

Firstly, I should mention that I haven't seen the entire trail

We hired a bikes for a day and rode part of it. We are slightly to moderately fit. It was an easy day ride from SF city across the bridge to Sausalito and on to Tuburon with a ferry back to SF.

Cost about $90 each for bike hire and ferry ticket. Lots of little shops along the way in Sausalito and Tiburon to buy snacks or stop for a meal/drink.

SF weather is The BEST for bike riding, even in mid-summer. We will do it again in mid-winter because we loved it so much.

Great views back to the bridge and city.

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