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Best trails in Sausalito

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Looking for a great trail near Sausalito, California? AllTrails has 68 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Mount Tamalpais State Park or San Bruno Mountain State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like McNee Ranch or Huddart Park. Ready for some activity? There are 47 moderate trails in Sausalito ranging from 1 to 26.1 miles and from 9 to 1,482 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Sausalito
Top trails (68)
#1 - Rodeo Beach Coastal Trail Loop
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 35 m
The coastal Trail follow the bluffs above the Pacific Ocean. Great views for sunsets, remember a camera for this picturesque hike. Take the Coastal trail to the Miwok trail for unbelievable views of Show more
#2 - Tennessee Valley Trail
Marin Headlands
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
Tennessee Valley Trail is a 3.4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Sausalito, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a Show more
#3 - Coastal Trail, Miwok Trail, and Bonita Lighthouse Loop
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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Length: 8.5 mi • Est. 4 h 23 m
NOTE: No dogs on the Point Bonita Trail portion leading to the lighthouse. The Point Bonita Lighthouse is only open Sun-Mon 1230p-330p.Show more
#4 - Kirby Cove
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
Kirby Cove is part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, in the Marin Headlands, just west of the Golden Gate Bridge and is located eight miles north of downtown San Francisco, at historic BattShow more
#5 - Muir Beach to Rodeo Beach
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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Length: 11.3 mi • Est. 6 h 53 m
As of July 01, 2020, users have reported that the Pirates Cove trail is closed for maintenance, but you can take a brief detour on the Coastal Trail. Please see the park's website for up to date inforShow more
#6 - Point Bonita Lighthouse
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 31 m
Please note that the tunnel leading to the lighthouse has been reported closed as of 06/23/2020 due to COVID 19. Point Bonita Lighthouse, located at the South Western tip of the Marin headlands, is aShow more
#7 - Slacker Hill Trail
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 38 m
Slacker Hill offers some of the best views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Downtown San Francisco. Get away from the crowds and venture to the top of Slacker Hill! Bring your camera to remember this sceShow more
#8 - Battery Spencer Trail
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 14 m
Battery Spencer Trail is a 0.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Sausalito, California that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking aShow more
#9 - Coastal and Fox Trails Loop
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 3 h 40 m
The Coastal Trail offers picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean. Hike up from Muir Beach all the way to Muir Woods. From the Muir Beach parking area take the first left and continue on the Coastal TrShow more
#10 - Rodeo Valley Loop and Slacker Hill
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 10 m
Currently the road leading to the trailhead is closed to vehicle traffic. This loop has a slow, meandering (and downhill) start, but it is worth it for the crescendo of views towards the end of the tShow more
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