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Redwood Ramblers is a guided hiking tour company in San Francisco taking people on amazing hikes in the headlands and mountains of Marin county. Depending on which hike you choose, you'll see majestic redwoods, beautiful beaches, and rugged...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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San Francisco, CA 94115
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

We were picked up at our hotel right on time and brought to a great Italian deli where we could purchase sandwiches for lunch, great by the way. Then we were off to Mount Tamalpais. Pierre was both fun and knowledgeable and showed us an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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737pierrek, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the great review Steve. Enjoyed spending the day with you and your friends!

Reviewed October 21, 2018

The trip began when Pierre came and picked us up at the hotel in the morning. On the way to Mt Tam we stopped at an Italian deli called Lucca, located on Chestnut st, where we bought very nice sandwiches for lunch. It was a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Pierre K, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Anna, thanks so much for the great review. I really enjoyed sharing Mt. Tam with you both. I hope that you enjoyed the rest of your time in San Francisco!

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Amazing day! Got to stop off and pick up lunch at a very nice shop ‘Good Earth Natural Foods’ before heading to the hike start point. Our hike was fantastic, beautiful views of countryside, redwoods and GG Bridge! Our guide Pierre was brilliant! Very knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Pierre K, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Fiona, it was great hiking with you both. I really hope you enjoy the rest of your vacation here in the US. Hope to see you again on a future hike!

Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Our Mt. Tam hike around the 2 lakes, Bon Tempe and Lagunitas was absolutely perfect. Our Guide, Pierre, was very knowledgeable about everything from the birds to the trees. He gave us all the time we needed. The entire day was perfect. My sister and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Pierre K, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Irene and Marie, you were both a blast to spend the day with. I'm really glad you had a good time. I definitely did. Hope to see you again on another tour!

Reviewed September 18, 2018

One of the best hikes I've done in a while. Pierre did a great job showing us around the incredible Redwoods, not to mention that he is a walking encyclopedia and knows SF like the back of his hand. It was so interesting to learn...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Pierre K, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Merci Anne-Sophie! I really enjoyed hiking on Mt. Tam with you. We had great conversation all day. I hope that the next time you’re in SF, we can do another hike!

Reviewed September 14, 2018

We did the Alpine Lake and Redwoods hike with Pierre. Varied views over the lake, through the woods and later open country with long views. And we saw great redwoods without the crowds! Pierre knows the area well and kept us engaged with information about...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Pierre K, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

I'm really glad you enjoyed the hike. And thanks to you both for the great company on the trail Chris and Marion. I hope to see you again on a future hike!

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend touring with Redwood Ramblers. My guide was Pierre and he made it feel like I was just out in the woods with a very knowledgeable friend. He picked me up and gave me a few options for lunch (my choice). I picked...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Pierre K, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Great to meet you and Bo too, Jessica! You guys were awesome to spend the day with. Hope to see you both again on a future visit!

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Today Pierre took me and 8 of my students up to Mt. Tam. He was very flexible about allowing us more people since his limit is usually 6 since we rented our own car and followed him. He was instantly very welcoming and accommodating for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Pierre K, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks Brooke! I really enjoyed spending the day with you and your students. You were a really great group. Let me know when you're back in town again and we'll do another hike!

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

While the temperature in San Francisco was 60 Mount Tamalpais was 80’s. Pierre picked us up at our hotel the Kimpton Buchanan in Japantown and took us to an Italian deli to purchase a sandwich for lunch. He provided water, juice box and energy bars....More

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Pierre K, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Leslie, it was great hiking with you and your family. I'm really glad you enjoyed your day. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in SF!

Reviewed August 4, 2018

Pierre was a pleasure to hike with and was also very prepared. He offered water, snacks and hiking poles. I can't recommend Redwood Ramblers highly enough! I was a solo hiker and Pierre helped coordinate with another solo hiker so it worked out perfectly! I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Pierre K, Owner at Redwood Ramblers, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Michelle, I really enjoyed hiking with you on Mt. Tam. I'm so glad you had a good time. Please let me know when you're back in town and we'll do another hike!

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Manish G
December 19, 2016|
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Response from 737pierrek | Property representative |
This is a great time to hike Mt. Tam. Because of the recent rains, it's really beautiful. The streams are full and the forest is super green. The temperature is in the low 50s. Please let me know if you have any other... More
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Marirose O
February 22, 2016|
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Response from 737pierrek | Property representative |
Hello, yes, we are available on March 7 to take you on a tour. We have several tours on offer. All of them are about 6 hours from pickup to drop off. The tours that visit the redwoods do not return to San Francisco by ferry... More
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