Stunning Views of the Bay
Bolinas Ridge Rd
Mill Valley, CA 94941
Easily the best view in the North Bay, Mount Tamalpais is the ultimate destination for San Franciscan hikers yearning for Mt. Tam's unparalleled vista. From its 2571-foot summit, one can see all of Marin County, San Francisco, Mt. Diablo--and on a sunny day the snow-capped Sierras are visible. Also offering camping, hiking, and biking in over 6,300 acres of oak and redwood groves, Mt. Tam is simply the best way to rise above the bustle and hum of the city.
Best Modes of Transportation:
Notes: The mountain roads are steep, so it is only suggested to ride a bicycle to this destination if you are an experienced bicyclist.
Parking Availability: Yes
Average Price per Hour: $5-$10
Parking Safety: Safe
Notes: Parking lots on the mountain can be found at East Peak, Rock Spring, Pantoll Ranger Station, Bootjack Picnic Area, and Mountain Theater. Parking fees are per vehicle and can be limited.
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