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Best trails in Mount Tamalpais Watershed

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Looking for a great trail in Mount Tamalpais Watershed, California? AllTrails has 87 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 52 moderate trails in Mount Tamalpais Watershed ranging from 1.4 to 31.3 miles and from 72 to 2,568 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Cataract Falls Trail
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 2 h 4 m
The watershed remains open to the public, with some restrictions, for recreational use daily from sunrise to sunset. The recent county health order prohibits vehicles and parking at the watershed, witShow more
#2 - Cataract Falls and Potrero Meadows Loop (Cataract, Helen Market, Kent, Benstein Trails)
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 8.4 mi • Est. 4 h 37 m
Enjoy the beautiful Cataract Falls as it drains into the Alpine Lake, Manzinta groves, Redwoods, and Chaparral biomes offer a plethora of natural habits to relax and enjoy the soothing sights and sounShow more
#3 - Cataract Falls Trail, High Marsh, Kent Trail, and Helen Market Trail
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 7.7 mi • Est. 4 h 5 m
The watershed remains open to the public, with some restrictions, for recreational use daily from sunrise to sunset. The recent county health order prohibits vehicles and parking at the watershed, witShow more
#4 - Cataract Falls and Alpine Lake via Simmons Trail
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 3 h 6 m
The watershed remains open to the public, with some restrictions, for recreational use daily from sunrise to sunset. The recent county health order prohibits vehicles and parking at the watershed, witShow more
#5 - Kent Trail to Stocking Trail, Rocky Ridge Fire Road
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 43 m
The watershed remains open to the public, with some restrictions, for recreational use daily from sunrise to sunset. The recent county health order prohibits vehicles and parking at the watershed, witShow more
#6 - Phoenix Lake Loop via Gertrude-Ord Trail
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 17 m
The watershed remains open to the public, with some restrictions, for recreational use daily from sunrise to sunset. The recent county health order prohibits vehicles and parking at the watershed, witShow more
#7 - Bon Tempe Lake Loop
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 47 m
Bon Tempe Lake provides a wide variety of activities. The north side offers an open area, while the other sides offers trails that travel through wooded areas. The dam has a great view of both Bon TemShow more
#8 - Mountain Home Inn to Mount Tam East Peak
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 2 h 38 m
The watershed remains open to the public, with some restrictions, for recreational use daily from sunrise to sunset. While the watershed remains open, visitors must comply with social distancing requiShow more
#9 - Mount Tamalpais: Middle Peak Loop Trail
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 1 h 58 m
The watershed remains open to the public, with some restrictions, for recreational use daily from sunrise to sunset. The recent county health order prohibits vehicles and parking at the watershed, witShow more
#10 - Mountain Theater, West Point Inn, and Mount Tamalpais Loop
Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Length: 8.3 mi • Est. 4 h 40 m
The watershed remains open to the public, with some restrictions, for recreational use daily from sunrise to sunset. The recent county health order prohibits vehicles and parking at the watershed, witShow more
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