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Top Spots

Arrowhead Marsh Trail

Oakland, California

3.74 mi / 66 ft gain

York Trail

Oakland, California

2.22 mi / 581 ft gain

Old Cañon Trail and Sausal Creek Loop

Oakland, California

1.48 mi / 148 ft gain

Shoreline Trail: Salt Marsh Overlook

Alameda, California

5.0
3.28 mi / 23 ft gain

Lake Merritt

Oakland, California

3.17 mi / 135 ft gain

Swim at Crown Memorial State Beach

Alameda, California

3.0

Sinawik Loop via Bishops Walk

Oakland, California

1.76 mi / 318 ft gain

Hike Redwood Regional Park via the Dunn Loop

Oakland, California

3.6 mi / 606 ft gain

Dunn Trail and Monteiro Trail Loop

Oakland, California

3.49 mi / 837 ft gain

Places to stay

Aquatic Park Cove San Francisco Maritime Nhp

San Francisco, California

Aquatic Park Cove San Francisco Maritime Nhp

From $10 / night

Bicentennial Campground

Sausalito, California

Bicentennial Campground

From $20 / night

San Francisco North / Petaluma KOA

Petaluma, California

San Francisco North / Petaluma KOA

Sunrise Point

Los Gatos, California

Sunrise Point

From $125 / night

Santa Cruz North / Costanoa KOA

Pescadero, California

Santa Cruz North / Costanoa KOA

Point Reyes National Seashore Campground

Point Reyes Station, California

Point Reyes National Seashore Campground

From $20 / night

Guides and stories

How to Eat Healthy on the Road

How to Eat Healthy on the Road

Noël Russell

5 Basic Tips for Vanlife Newbies

5 Basic Tips for Vanlife Newbies

Noël Russell

10 Must-Do Adventures In The San Francisco Bay Area

10 Must-Do Adventures In The San Francisco Bay Area

Josiah Roe

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

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

The Outbound Collective

The 10 Best Campsites near San Francisco

The 10 Best Campsites near San Francisco

The Outbound Collective

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