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Views toward Fort Cronkhite from Battery Alexander
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

0.38 miles round-trip
This short trail segment connects Rodeo Beach with Battery Alexander, one of five powerful batteries built by the U.S. Army around the turn of the 20th century. Those guns, manned by soldiers at nearby Fort Barry, were emblematic of the "Endicott Period" of coastal defense technology.
Sky lupine off Conzelman Road in the Marin Headlands
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

1.03 miles round-trip
Slacker Hill Trail is a one-mile, moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Sausalito, California that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.
Golden Gate Bridge
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

0.45 miles round-trip
Hiking up to the ridge promises a rewarding view. It is a steep trail, and descending down the gravel can be slippery and loose. This trail is not for the faint of heart. However, some of the most famous photos of the Golden Gate Bridge are taken from this ridge.
Low clouds cloak the Marin Headlands
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

4.02 miles round-trip
A hike along the SCA Trail will provide a breathless vista of the Golden Gate Bridge and the surrounding Bay. When the sun is shining and the fog is lifted, hiking along this trail will make memories that will last a lifetime.
Aerial view of Rancho Corral de Tierra trails
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

1.88 miles round-trip
This is another escape hatch into the wild beauty of Rancho Corral de Tierra . Park on Etheldore Street, and make your way up Ranch Road. Keep your eyes peeled for the trailhead to your left. Then begin your exploration in earnest, bearing northeast.
Habitat restoration volunteers work on Alta Ridge
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

1.39 miles round-trip
The Rodeo Avenue Trail begins with a series of switchbacks. It seems that every time you come around one of these turns you are looking at a different forest. Eucalyptus, tall and full, then the yellow Acacia followed immediately by the cypress grove and near the top, a mix of...
Western brush rabbit
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

1.43 miles round-trip
This short and simple trail is often overlooked, despite being a wonderful access trail that is sometimes utilized by cyclists coming out of the Tennessee Valley.
Boardwalk trail along Redwood Creek through Muir Woods
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

2.03 miles round-trip
From the visitor center, begin this trail through a valley of old-growth coast redwoods. This will be an outing like no other, due to the incredible trees that line this trail. If you need, there are plenty of benches to sit back and look up from. Muir Woods National Monument...
red-legged frog
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

0.24 miles round-trip
Like most of Mori Point as a whole, the flat and short Pollywog Trail is great for families. Kids will enjoy listening to (and trying to see!) the frogs that call the ponds and wetlands home around Mori Point. Keep an eye out for the threatened California red-legged frog, which...
Pathway steps at Camp Alice Eastwood
trail
Difficulty: Easiest

Length

0.41 miles round-trip
Plevin Cut is a hiking trail in Marin County, California. It is within Mount Tamalpais State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 482 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 116 feet. Near the trailhead there are picnic sites,...