Baker Beach

Baker Beach, San Francisco: Address, Phone Number, Baker Beach Reviews: 4.5/5

Baker Beach
4.5
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Mile-long Baker Beach lies at the foot of rugged serpentine cliffs west of the Golden Gate. Large waves, undertow and rip currents make the beach unsafe for swimming, but it provides panoramic views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Marin Headlands and Lands End. You can fish or check out the shorelife along the beach and rocky shoreline. Restrooms and picnic tables are nearby.
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Dan K
10 contributions
Be Advised
Jul. 2021
Beautiful beach just around the corner from the Bridge, but be advised...one end of the beach is, and always has been, clothing-optional. To each their own...
Written July 18, 2021
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The Total Package
Walnut Creek, CA406 contributions
Nice Ocean Walk
Jul. 2021 • Solo
I felt like breathing some cool oven air yesterday, so I drove to Ocean Beach and took a long walk along the shore. Lots of people with the same idea. Very enjoyable, but a little cool and windy. The walk cleared my head. Great scenery, bring your camera.
Written July 3, 2021
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MsKiesha
Cupertino, CA2,036 contributions
Beautiful beach
May 2021
Absolutely fantastic! The overall scenery is gorgeous! The beach is near the golden gate bridge so if you want to walk down to get some nice pictures you can. Parking was plentiful and free & overall people kept their distance. It was really nice!
Written May 28, 2021
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ItchyFeet
Camarillo, CA7,475 contributions
Great beach; sunset on GG Bridge
Mar. 2021 • Couples
This is a great beach to be at in the late afternoon to see the sun setting onto the Golden Gate bridge.
We just happened to find this beach by driving along the coast from the windmills in Golden Gate Park.
The parking lot here is not large and it appeared to be mostly local people.
Written March 28, 2021
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Rosemary
San Francisco, CA82 contributions
A MUST See
Jan. 2021 • Family
We packed a picnic lunch and a blanket . We got there around 12noon. We did find parking . We do have a handicap sign...there are about 50 + regular spaces . No cost to park.There are nice bathrooms and a park with several tables. Getting to the beach is very easy, no steps just a gradual paved path. Good IDEA to bring a coat, the weather can change very fast from cold and sunny to just COLD. Its absolutely stunning, the ocean & the golden gate bridge to the right. The beach was filled with families and a few people fishing too! we had a GREAT time
Written January 23, 2021
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Poker_Ninja_206
Lacey, WA744 contributions
Great location for pictures!
Nov. 2020
Stopped by here on my visit to the Bay area to take some pictures. Very nice and clean. Great view of the Golden Gate Bridge when the fog clears. Lots of parking available.
Written November 27, 2020
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ireophile
Vallejo, CA31 contributions
Fabulous, clean beach!
Aug. 2020
This is one of my favorite beaches in the Bay Area. It is easy to get to and has fabulous views. I would recommend this beach to anyone, including families, for its safety and fun aspects (rocks to climb, etc).
Written September 13, 2020
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Erika B
Fairfax, CA4 contributions
Beaches are not open as they would normally be, you have to walk there and try to find parking elsewhere.
Jun. 2020
FYI Make sure people know that parking and probably bathrooms are closed. I drove by yesterday and the parking entrance is blocked off. People are having to park far away and walk there.
Written June 19, 2020
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Anna
Caroline, NY68 contributions
Natural beach
Jan. 2020
Beautiful wild beach, it is better to go early in the morning to have the beach than you, not a piece of paper on the ground it is a clean and charming beach
Written March 21, 2020
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Frankey
Oakland, CA19 contributions
Best beach in San Francisco
Jan. 2020
Bakers beach is the perfect beach for that Golden Gate picture in the back ground that you've been wanting..
Written March 16, 2020
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