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San Francisco Bay Trail, San Francisco

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  • Over the years, I have walked many sections of the San Francisco Bay Trail. On this trip, July, 2017, I only did a small portion of it, in the Burlingame/Milbrea?San Mateo Area, as we were staying at ...  more »
  • This trail goes along the water from Fishermen's wharf to the Golden Gate Bridge. It's an easy wide path, sometimes shared with bikes. Portions of the trail are being upgraded in 2017. There are short...  more »
  • One of the things I enjoy about living in California is exploring the area on bike. The SF Bay Trail is an easy way to do just that. Of the approx 350 miles of completed trail I have only ridden a sma...  more »

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