Top Spots

Buttercup Hill Trail and South Spur

Livermore, California

1.27 mi / 171 ft gain

Sycamore Creek Trail

Livermore, California

5.03 mi / 98 ft gain

Sycamore Grove Trail with South Loop

Livermore, California

3.87 mi / 220 ft gain

Water Slide, Levee, South Arroyo, North Arroyo, Levee, Water Slide Trails

Pleasanton, California

2.74 mi / 82 ft gain

Lake Del Valle Trail

Livermore, California

14.57 mi / 2418 ft gain

Hike the East Shore Trail Loop

Livermore, California

3.7 mi / 1040 ft gain

East Shore and Heron Bay Trail to Venadas Group Camp

Livermore, California

12.28 mi / 2395 ft gain

East Shore Trail

Livermore, California

7.54 mi / 1683 ft gain

East Shore Loop to Lake Del Valle

Livermore, California

4.42 mi / 902 ft gain

Places to stay

San Francisco, California

Aquatic Park Cove San Francisco Maritime Nhp

From $10 / night

Lagier Ranches Camp

From $100 / night

Los Gatos, California

Sunrise Point

From $125 / night

Los Gatos, California

Redwood Enchantment | Mountain Views | Hot Tub

From $591 / night

Sausalito, California

Bicentennial Campground

From $20 / night

112 Sunset Terrace, California

Villa SV | Pool, Hot Tub & Mountain Views

From $233 / night

Guides and stories

How to Eat Healthy on the Road

Noël Russell

5 Basic Tips for Vanlife Newbies

Noël Russell

The 10 Best Campsites near San Francisco

The Outbound Collective

5 Calf-Crushing Trail Runs in the San Francisco Bay Area

The Outbound Collective

10 Must-Do Adventures In The San Francisco Bay Area

Josiah Roe

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