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Golden Gate Headlands 10K

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6.2 mile 9.9 kilometer loop
85% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 1,165' 355 m
Descent: -1,162' -354 m
High: 838' 255 m
Low: 17' 5 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 27% (15°)

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Panoramic vistas of the Golden Gate Bridge, the San Francisco Bay, and the lush Pacific shoreline and its wildflowers.

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Features Spring · Views · Wildflowers

Overview

As you reach the summits of this course, you'll take in a view of San Francisco Bay tucked behind the rolling green hills of the Marin Headlands to the east, and looking west, you'll view the Pacific Ocean. One thing's certain...the views this course offers are unlike any other. The event is limited to 400 participants and sells out every year, so don't wait too long to register!

Description

You'll start and finish at the historic parade ground at Ft. Barry in Rodeo Valley. Along this scenic trail run through the Marin Headlands, you'll soak in panoramic vistas of the Golden Gate Bridge, the San Francisco Bay and the lush Pacific shoreline peppered with vibrant wildflowers. The course is a combination of singletrack trails and fire roads.

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