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Best Bay Area Backpacking

Take your pick: Point Reyes, Skyline to the Sea Trail, Angel Island, Henry Coe State Park, Ohlone Wilderness
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Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 121.503 miles
Duration: Multiple days
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Overview :  Wake to the sound of the Pacific pounding the Northern California coastline. Fall asleep in a grove of thousand-year-old redwoods.... more »

Tips:  Almost all campsites in the Bay Area require reservations, often months in advance for weekend nights. Henry Coe State Park southeast ... more »

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Tiburon, California, United States
Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 6 miles
Duration: Multiple days
Camping in the middle of San Francisco Bay offers a window on the region's wonders after dark.
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Morgan Hill, California, United States
Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 41.041 miles
Duration: Multiple days
The Bay Area's widest array of backpacking options await in the wild hills southeast of San Jose.
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Point Reyes National Seashore, California, United States
Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Unknown
Length: 57.5 miles
Duration: Unknown
Sampling Northern California's spectacular coastline on an overnight camp-out.
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Livermore, California, United States
Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 29.1 miles
Duration: Multiple days
Rugged but rewarding trek is best way to see East Bay backcountry
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Los Gatos, California, United States
Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 28.9 miles
Duration: Multiple days
3-day hike showcases best of the Santa Cruz Mountains