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Beautiful state park north of San Francisco.
801 Panoramic Hwy, Mill Valley, CA 94941-1788
+1 415-388-2070
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Mt. Tam is a wonderful park to visit. You can drive all the way to the top and park, walking up to the firehouse platform or around the Mountain. Be smart, bring water, watch where you walk. I was just there in mid-September and nearly...More

Thank Linda Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great stop between Sausalito and Stinson Beach, as long as you don't mind the windy, busy road. It isn't too narrow, but there are lots of bike riders and that can make it narrow. Just be a bit cautious. The view and...More

Thank themadhatter726
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mount Tam’ is a great place to visit, and the views are amazing. There’s probably the best photo opportunity on the lower road not far from the freeway and the Golden Gate bridge viewpoint. From this location you can get an excellent shot of yourself,...More

Thank BSterlingV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Depending on what side of the mountain you are and how high up the climate is different. Some sides are dry and others and foggy and damp. Nice hike with great views.

Thank TravelinSuz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just over the Golden Gate Bridge in Marin County, there are miles and miles of trails. Drive to the top of Mt. Tam, but, if you go on a weekend, start early. There are tons of mountain bikers biking up the switchback turns, and then...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We started in Muir Woods Nat. Monument. We caught an uber to Muir from SF. We then hiked up and out of Muir and into Tamalpais ending on the Panoramic Trail. Great 4.2 mi. hike. Stopped at Mountain Home Inn for a bite, then ubered...More

Thank AT-Nak
Reviewed August 11, 2018

For a lovely stroll my husband and I went to hike Mt. Tam. Although we drove to the very top we found the temperatures in excess of 100 degrees on that day too much so we drove down the mountain a bit and went for...More

Thank travelgyspy
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Went here with family, good for views and walking around. Had lunch nearby, also very good. Go early to avoid crowds.

Thank tklempan
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

I saw some tours ranging from $50-$80 on trip advisor. My family and I paid $8. We started out on Muir Woods and followed different paths after that. The surroundings are mystical. It rained a couple of times on us but we enjoyed the rain...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Loved our time on the trail and being in nature. On the weekend lots of people but all polite and pleasant. Parking a challenge.

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February 7, 2018|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
You are fast approaching God's annual wildflower show. Mt. Tam is filled with trails, and a map is usually available at the ranger station. Even on foggy days, you can usually reach the sun well before the summit. Dress in... More
May 13, 2016|
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Response from Rap K | Reviewed this property |
No, it was on the Cataract Trail. The road to Bolinas is also very scenic, and I encourage exploring that too. I was fortunate to go at a time when we were having record rainfall.
March 21, 2016|
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Response from Rap K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I meant if I was coming all the way from Minnesota, I would make time for both.