Bay Nature Trails List

We've got maps and directions to over 150 great Bay Area trails, from Monterey to Mendocino, from San Francisco to Solano!

4T – Forest Trail route

Excellent detailed information on this section of the 4T here. 

 

This is the Forest Trail section from the Oregon

Length: 2.98 miles

4T – Urban Route hike

Excellent detailed information on this section of the 4T here. 

 

This is the Urban route of the 4T  from the

Length: 2.83 miles

A Plain Plain with Planes

Oyster Bay Regional Shoreline is yet another landfill converted to park, and as long as you don’t expect more than

Length: 2.35 miles

Acalanes Ridge Ramble

Start at the junction of Alfred Ave. and Sousa Dr. in Walnut Creek. This location is easily reached from the

Length: 2.61 miles

Alamere Falls

Just north of Bolinas and the Point Reyes Bird Observatory lies Alamere Falls, a beautiful waterfall that drops down into

Length: 8.21 miles

Albany Bulb Loop

 

This is a great destination for anyone looking for a cool place to let a dog run, or a

Length: 1.79 miles

Albany Hill and Cerrito Creek

This map shows a few possible loops exploring lower Cerrito Creek and Albany Hill, an amazing urban oasis. Open Street

Length: 1.84 miles

Albertson Parkway

A short paved/landscaped trail that leads to the nearby 1,500 acre Santa Teresa County Park with plenty of rural hiking

Length: 0.4 miles

Alert Test

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Length: 8.86 miles

Alt Ride: Leg 1

The first leg of the Alt Ride!  Departs San Jose Caltrain station with an overnight at Joseph Grant Campground.  

Length: 25.16 miles

Alt Ride: Mount Tamalpais

This is the second leg of the Alt Ride.  Start at the Caltrain Station in San Francisco (4th and King),

Length: 27.82 miles

Alt. Ride: Leg 3

The final leg of the Alt Ride from Pleasant Hill BART to the top of Mount Diablo and back!  For

Length: 16.37 miles

Altride Leg 1 Camp to Summit

 This is the first leg of the Triple Threat, from Joseph Grant Campground to the top of Mount Hamilton.

Length: 11.35 miles

Alum Rock Park

I took public transit to Alum Rock Park. I had to walk 15 mins along Penitencia Creek in order to

Length: 15.43 miles

Anniversary Trail Loop, Windy Hill Open Space

Not surprisingly, spectacular views and stiff breezes are hallmarks of Windy Hill Open Space Preserve, which mounts the east-facing slope

Length: 1.3 miles

Aquatic Park from Emeryville

This is the idyllic-looking slender lake you see south of University Avenue from Highway 80, and traffic noise is its

Length: 2.36 miles

Aquatic Park from north

This is the idyllic-looking slender lake you see south of University Avenue from Highway 80, and traffic noise is its

Length: 2.36 miles

Arlington Park — Hillside Natural Area — Herms loop

Arlington Park, with shade, water, restrooms, and tables, is a good start and end for walks that mix city and

Length: 2.24 miles

Arrowhead Marsh

The fabled “there” in Oakland—one of them, anyway—can be found just north of the airport, close by the Nimitz freeway.

Length: 1.95 miles

Arrowhead Marsh and North

The fabled “there” in Oakland—one of them, anyway—can be found just north of the airport, close by the Nimitz freeway.

Length: 3.6 miles

 
 
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