Mount Tamalpais (or Mt Tamalpais or simply Mount Tam) is one of the most popular weekend getaway options for San Franciscans. It is just north of the Golden Gate Bridge, near the town of Mill Valley, CA.
Mt Tamalpais State Park is credited with being the birthplace of mountain biking and has rolling hills that provide sweeping views all over the Pacific. There are no entry fees and dozens of trails all over this huge area.
Mt Tamalpais State Park’s highest elevation is 2,574 feet.
It is a wonderful way to get yet another exciting perspective of San Francisco. On a clear day, it is an awesome experience.