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Blogs & Sites
Location: Sausalito, CA
Few places as close to San Francisco can seem as wild as the Marin Headlands in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. If you get out early enough, you may see rabbit, deer, even bobcat. The...
Location: Off Shoreline Hwy, Sausalito, CA
One of the best family beaches in the Bay Area, this sheltered inlet offers fabulous views, swimmable surf (older kids and adults only), a protected swimming area for younger paddlers, plus pic...
Location: 2025 Shoreline Highway, Sausalito, CA
A one-time dairy farm, Slide Ranch is celebrating its fourth decade as an environmental education center. Managed by the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, most people who come here f...
Location: Shoreline Highway north of Mill Valley, Sausalito, CA
This is the place for families who miss long East coast-style stretches of sand. Nearly a mile of pristine beach offers plenty of room for kids and invites the construction of elaborate beach f...
Location: Marin Headlands, Sausalito, CA
Bicentennial Campground is the most accessible campground in the Golden Gate National Recreational Park, approximately 100 yards from the parking area near Battery Wallace. It has three sites, ...
Location: Marin Headlands, 1065 Fort Cronkhite, Sausalito, CA
As you drive up to the gates of the Marine Mammal Center, you may hear the squawks and bellows of its noisier patients. Set up in 1975 to rescue and care for injured marine mammals, the Center ...
Location: PO Box 1987, Sausalito, CA
Sea Trek, based in Sausalito, is a nice place to have a sea kayaking adventure, whether you're a novice or experienced. It rents out sea kayaks, offers local trips specifically for families, te...
Location: Sausalito, CA
The most remote of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area's campgrounds, Hawkcamp is located high above Gerbode Valley. It has three sites, each of which can accomodate up to four people. You...
Location: Marin Headlands, southern Marin County, Sausalito, CA
The Point Bonita Lighthouse has something for everyone in the family. The kids get to tunnel through solid rock, cross a suspension bridge, and check out a century-old gun empl...
Location: 1401 State Route One, Sausalito, CA
Point Reyes Outdoors offers professinally guided sea kayaking and hiking activities for children and families. Choose from many activities such as birthday party outings, tide pool adventures, ...