Tag Archives: Inspiration Point

San Francisco Presidio

For an absolutely amazing hike in San Francisco, the Bay Area Ridge Trail segment through the Presidio is hard to beat, if the fog cooperates.  The day of this hike the weather cooperated beautifully and there were many stunning views … Continue reading

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San Francisco: Arguello Gate to Buena Vista Park

I “prepared” for this hike by attending an annual orchid show at Fort Mason; walking to and from the exhibit hall provided wonderful views across the Golden Gate, a kind of preview of what I would see later.  I then … Continue reading

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Tilden Park (Inspiration Point to Fish Ranch Road)

About 3 months after a previous hike in the Tilden Park area I had an opportunity to return and hike the adjacent segment of the Bay Area Ridge Trail in the southern portion of the park and a bit further … Continue reading

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Kennedy Grove to Tilden Park

I selected this hike, on this occasion, because I was going to Berkeley afterward and was interested in hiking generally in that area.  It was kind of a nostalgic hike as well, since I’d gone to graduate school at Cal … Continue reading

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