Panorama of Yosemite's during the hike
Panorama of Yosemite's during the hike

San Francisco

Region in California, United States
San Francisco Trail Map

The San Francisco Area is a wonderland for adventure travelers and outdoor enthusiasts who also enjoy the excitement of an urban setting. The diverse landscape offers breathtaking coastal views, lush redwood forest, sandy beaches, soaring crests, and everything in between. The Bay Area has an abundance of great camping locations, charming small towns to explore, and a plethora of outdoor opportunities to indulge in. Explore the bustling city intersected with countless nature trails and parks, or head into the wilderness for an epic day-hike. Most of the bays and inlets up and down the coast have sea kayak and surfboard rentals, as well as offered lessons for those just starting out.

San Francisco beckons the exploration of adventurers from around the globe. Known for its hilly terrain, the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and of course—Full House, the Bay Area offers so much more! Indulge in the charm and beauty of the natural oasis that surrounds the Golden City. The region is home to some great nature areas: Marin Headlands, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Muir Woods National Monument, Briones Regional Park, Mount Diablo State Park, and Mount Tamalpais State Park, to name but a few.

Stay within the city limits to head out and indulge in the area’s topographic variety, visiting Oakland and Berkeley or any surrounding cities and suburbs. Whether you seek a strenuous summit ascent or an easy-going nature walk, the Bay Area can satisfy adventure cravings. When you’re done exploring, relax with some fantastic cuisine and a glass of wine from the nearby Napa Valley.

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