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74 mi 120 km of trail 12 Runs

Gems 5 Gems Easy Trails 33 Trails Intermediate Trails 18 Trails Hard Trails 3 Trails

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gem Favorite San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge

Battery Spencer

(11) Sausalito, CA
gem Favorite Another view of the lighthouse bridge

Point Bonita Lighthouse

(8) Tamalpa…, CA
gem Favorite The Golden Gate Bridge shrouded in fog.

Hawk Hill

(5) Sausalito, CA
gem Favorite Rodeo Beach.

Rodeo Beach

(7) Tamalpa…, CA
gem Favorite Golden Gate Bridge from Fort Baker

Fort Baker

(4) Sausalito, CA

Runs in Marin Headlands - 12

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Favorite View Down Pirates Cove
Intermediate

Muir Beach Loop

5.8 mi 9.4 km • Loop • 1,164 ft Ascent 354.88 m Ascent

(27) Tamalpa…, CA
Favorite Heading back toward the parking lot on the Tennessee Valley Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Tennessee Valley Lollipop

4.1 mi 6.7 km • Loop • 761 ft Ascent 231.89 m Ascent

(15) Tamalpa…, CA
Favorite Topping out the big climb at the Table Rock 27k
Intermediate/Difficult

Marin Ultra Challenge 50 Mile by Inside Trail Racing

51.0 mi 82.0 km • Loop • 9,172 ft Ascent 2795.7 m Ascent

(3) Sausalito, CA
Favorite View from the SCA Trail.
Intermediate

South Headlands Loop (Coast-Miwok-Alta)

7.8 mi 12.6 km • Loop • 1,243 ft Ascent 378.86 m Ascent

(5) Sausalito, CA
Favorite View from the SCA Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Golden Gate Headlands Half Marathon

12.7 mi 20.5 km • Loop • 2,112 ft Ascent 643.83 m Ascent

(1) Marin City, CA
Favorite Rodeo Beach.
Difficult

Golden Gate Headlands 10K

6.2 mi 9.9 km • Loop • 1,165 ft Ascent 355.09 m Ascent

(1) Marin City, CA
Favorite View from the SCA Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Golden Gate Headlands Marathon

25.3 mi 40.7 km • Point to Point • 4,142 ft Ascent 1262.39 m Ascent

(1) Marin City, CA
Favorite Overlooking the Tennessee Valley.
Intermediate

Tennessee Valley: Ridge Trail to Coast Loop

5.4 mi 8.7 km • Loop • 924 ft Ascent 281.5 m Ascent

(6) Tamalpa…, CA
Favorite View from the SCA Trail.
Easy/Intermediate

Golden Gate Bridge Overlook Out-and-Back

5.3 mi 8.5 km • Out and Back • 1,000 ft Ascent 304.86 m Ascent

(12) Sausalito, CA
Favorite View from the SCA Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Marin Ultra Challenge 50K

32.3 mi 52.0 km • Loop • 5,246 ft Ascent 1599.02 m Ascent

(3) Sausalito, CA
Favorite Rodeo Beach.
Easy

Rodeo Lagoon Loop

3.4 mi 5.4 km • Loop • 137 ft Ascent 41.68 m Ascent

(6) Marin City, CA
Favorite Heading down toward the Oakwood Valley.
Intermediate

Orchard Trail Loop

1.9 mi 3.0 km • Loop • 374 ft Ascent 114.06 m Ascent

(4) Marin City, CA

Trails in Marin Headlands - 42

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1.1 mi 1.8 km #1SCA Trail
Intermediate
Sausalito, CA
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Sausalito, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #2Pirates Cove Trail
Intermediate
Tamalpais Valley, CA
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Tamalpais Valley, CA
0.2 mi 0.4 km #3Slacker Ridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Sausalito, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.2 mi 0.4 km Sausalito, CA
0.5 mi 0.9 km #4Point Bonita Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.9 km Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
0.3 mi 0.4 km #5Upper Fisherman's Trail
Intermediate
Marin City, CA
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.4 km Marin City, CA
0.3 mi 0.4 km #6Morning Sun Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Sausalito, CA
Easy/Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.4 km Sausalito, CA
1.9 mi 3.0 km #7Tennessee Valley Trail
Easy
Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
Easy
1.9 mi 3.0 km Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #8Owl Trail
Easy
Tamalpais Valley, CA
Easy
1.1 mi 1.7 km Tamalpais Valley, CA
9.6 mi 15.5 km #9Miwok Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Marin City, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
9.6 mi 15.5 km Marin City, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #10Kirby Cove Road
Easy/Intermediate
Sausalito, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Sausalito, CA
3.1 mi 5.1 km #11Dias Ridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Tamalpais Valley, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.1 mi 5.1 km Tamalpais Valley, CA
3.3 mi 5.4 km #12Coastal Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Marin City, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.3 mi 5.4 km Marin City, CA
0.7 mi 1.2 km #13Tennessee Point Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.2 km Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
2.6 mi 4.2 km #14Alta Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Marin City, CA
Easy/Intermediate
2.6 mi 4.2 km Marin City, CA
2.0 mi 3.2 km #15Redwood Creek Trail
Intermediate
Tamalpais Valley, CA
Intermediate
2.0 mi 3.2 km Tamalpais Valley, CA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #16Wolf Ridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Tamalpais Valley, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.2 mi 3.5 km Tamalpais Valley, CA
2.9 mi 4.7 km #17Bobcat Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Marin City, CA
Easy/Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.7 km Marin City, CA
1.1 mi 1.8 km #18Rodeo Valley Trail
Easy
Sausalito, CA
Easy
1.1 mi 1.8 km Sausalito, CA
0.5 mi 0.7 km #19Batteries Loop Trail
Easy
Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
Easy
0.5 mi 0.7 km Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
0.5 mi 0.9 km #20Haypress Camp Trail
Easy
Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
Easy
0.5 mi 0.9 km Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA

Photos of Marin Headlands - 146

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View from the SCA Trail.
Mar 3, 2016 near Sausalito, CA
Rodeo Beach.
Feb 9, 2016 near Tamalpa…, CA
The perfect outdoor classroom.
Mar 2, 2016 near Tamalpa…, CA
Tennessee Valley Hike
Sep 2, 2015 near Tamalpa…, CA
Rodeo Beach.
Mar 4, 2016 near Tamalpa…, CA
Imagine watching Fleet Week from here!
Mar 2, 2016 near Sausalito, CA
Facing the Point Bonita Lighthouse.
Feb 29, 2016 near Marin City, CA
Welcoming the morning sun.
Mar 2, 2016 near Sausalito, CA

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