Stern Grove to Presidio via Twin Peaks, Mt Sutro and Golden Gate Park (reroute)
San Francisco’s spectacular bay and ocean views reward you on gradual climbs along city streets and park paths. Visit a number of parks, playgrounds, and unique residential and commercial neighbor- hoods. The route takes you near Twin Peaks and Sutro Tower, and through Buena Vista Park and the Panhandle. Be prepared for San Francisco’s foggy and breezy weather.
• From: Wawona Street at 20th Avenue
• To: Arguello Gate
• Length: 6.6 miles one-way; car shuttle possible
• Elevation Gain/Loss: 920 feet/875 feet one-way
• Accessibility: Hikers and bicyclists
(This trail description is excerpted from the 2019 Guidebook. For details on all trails, trailheads, and more, buy the book from Wilderness Press. For more resources to plan your trip, visit our Trail Tools page.)