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Helen Putnam Northern Loop

Petaluma, California

2.52 mi / 348 ft gain

Helen Putnam Inner Loop

Petaluma, California

1.44 mi / 236 ft gain

Hike Helen Putnam Regional Park

Petaluma, California

4.0
6 mi / 550 ft gain

Helen Putnam Outer Loop

Petaluma, California

2.06 mi / 335 ft gain

Ellis Creek Pond Loop

Petaluma, California

1.92 mi / 23 ft gain

Causeway, Pond, and Historic Lakeville Road Trails Loop

Petaluma, California

3.09 mi / 141 ft gain

Miwok to Upper Mt Burdell Trail

Novato, California

9.91 mi / 1975 ft gain

Hike Mount Burdell

Novato, California

6.5 mi / 1200 ft gain

Deer Camp Fire Road, Old Quarry and Michako Loop

Novato, California

5.19 mi / 1230 ft gain

Places to stay

San Francisco North / Petaluma KOA

Petaluma, California

San Francisco North / Petaluma KOA

Mystic Mountain Petrified Camp

Mystic Mountain Petrified Camp

From $120 / night

Point Reyes National Seashore Campground

Point Reyes Station, California

Point Reyes National Seashore Campground

From $20 / night

AutoCamp Russian River

Guerneville, California

AutoCamp Russian River

From $149 / night

Bicentennial Campground

Sausalito, California

Bicentennial Campground

From $20 / night

Oak Shores Day Use Area (Ca)

Napa, California

Oak Shores Day Use Area (Ca)

Guides and stories

Escape to Marin for a Winter Weekend Getaway

Escape to Marin for a Winter Weekend Getaway

Sara Sheehy

5 Backpacking Adventures North of San Francisco in Marin County

5 Backpacking Adventures North of San Francisco in Marin County

Sara Sheehy

4 Paddling Adventures in Marin County

4 Paddling Adventures in Marin County

The Outbound Collective

Beyond the Trail: 5 Unique Adventures in Marin County

Beyond the Trail: 5 Unique Adventures in Marin County

The Outbound Collective

5 Marin County Beaches to Explore

5 Marin County Beaches to Explore

The Outbound Collective

7 Dog-Friendly Hikes in Marin County

7 Dog-Friendly Hikes in Marin County

The Outbound Collective

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