San Francisco

San Francisco is the ultimate blend of big city life and access to incredible outdoor adventures. Muir Woods, Alamere Falls, Point Reyes, and the Marin Headlands are all easy hiking day trips from The City. Not to mention, Yosemite National Park, Lake Tahoe, and Big Sur are all within a few hours' drive for your weekend warrior excursions.

Top Adventures in San Francisco

  • Hike Mount Davidson

    Mount Davidson Park is located in the southwestern part of the city nestled between Diamond Heights and Portola Dr. The climb isn't too difficult, but to reach the top of the 928ft summit, you should wear close-toed shoes and be ready for some loo...

  • Hike up Twin Peaks

    There are a ton of ways to get here (and obviously that can affect the total distance) but this is starting from Crestline and make sure you don't take any of the less-traveled trials. You'll know you're at the right staircase because it's made of...

    2 miles 400 ft gain

  • Bouldering at Glen Canyon Park

    Want to get out of the climbing gym, and do some bouldering in the city? Head to Glen Canyon park! After you park the car, take a short hike on a shade-covered path to the boulders. This climbing spot has history dating back to the 1930s when peop...

  • Catch a Sunset at Twin Peaks

    Most locals have heard of Twin Peaks, so if you hop in an Uber or Taxi you should be just fine. If not or you are driving yourself, head for Twin Peaks Boulevard, then just follow it to the top. Voila!When you're there, be sure to catch a sunset, ...

  • Catch a Sunset at Grand View Park ("Turtle Hill")

    A recipe for happiness in the "cool grey city of love."To the seasoned San Franciscan there is no finer view in the Bay Area than that from San Francisco's front porch, Turtle Hill or "Grand View Park". If the North American continent / plate is a...

    0.25 miles 200 ft gain

  • Hike Mt. Sutro Open Space Reserve

    The Mount Sutro Open Space hike is one of those gems that's just hiding in plain site. Most people live in San Francisco for years without ever knowing this hike even exists - which is totally fine with us. This 1.8 mile loop is an easy, quick way...

    1.8 miles

  • Run the 16th Avenue Tiled Steps

    The 16th Avenue Tiled Steps are an impressive community achievement, and an equally killer workout. Take an easy lap up the stairs to check out the amazing art, take in the views from the top, then get down to business. You'll be glad you made the...

  • Swing at Billy Goat Hill

    Billy Goat Hill Park is located in the Glen Park neighborhood of San Francisco. The park has street parking at the top of the park on Beacon Street or at the base of the park on Ladley Street. Getting to the swing is only a short walk up or down t...

  • A Secret Hike & Picnic With A View at Tank Hill

    Looking for a cool, under-the-radar spot that’s perfect for picnics, chilling out, and chasing the sunset? Look no further than Tank Hill. This little gem of a mini-park is 650 feet high and tucked away in Cole Valley. It’s so small that many map...

    0.5 miles 400 ft gain

  • Take a Ride on the Secret Slides

    Tucked away in a small neighborhood park in Eureka Valley is a set of really fun, slippery, and surprisingly steep concrete slides. They were originally designed by a 14 year old kid over 30 years ago, and we all owe him a big hat tip. People use ...

  • 6-Mile Run up Twin Peaks and Mt. Sutro

    Are you thinking, hit up two of the bigger peaks in SF, what a great idea? Well, you thought right! The first mile and a half is uphill as you charge to the top of Twin Peaks. This 6% grade leads to a 460 ft elevation gain. The good news is, if it...

    6 miles

  • Photograph San Francisco by Night from Corona Heights Park

    Corona Heights Park is a park located north of the Castro and South of Buena Vista Park. The peak of the hill is windy, but it offers an unobstructed panoramic view of the city of San Francisco from downtown to Twin Peaks. It is perfect for takin...

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