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My Go To Hike For Over 40 Years

I was first introduced to Phoenix Lake in 1975 when my step mother and dad would take me there for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CreateSF
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San Francisco, California
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Just another lovely walk in the park

This hike was recommended to us by our hotel, larkspur courtyard Marriott. We parked at Ross... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
yurothamotha
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Freehold, New Jersey
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was first introduced to Phoenix Lake in 1975 when my step mother and dad would take me there for our Sunday jog. I fell in love with the trails around the lake. The surrounding mount Tam and beautiful serene lake cannot be beat. It...More

Thank CreateSF
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We literally walk from our house in Kentfield through Ross to the lake Phoenix Park, around the lake and back, all in two hours. Beautiful Marin countryside and small reservoir lake. Also starting point for many other hikes in those hills.

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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This hike was recommended to us by our hotel, larkspur courtyard Marriott. We parked at Ross Commons and walked up Lagunitas Road into the park. We walked around Phoenix lake which was beautiful. The whole hike was about an hour and 45 minutes… Just over...More

Thank yurothamotha
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We arrived at Phoenix Lake in the early afternoon, on a perfect autumn day. Temperatures were in the high 70s, and the air was crisp and dry. The hike is easy mostly, with a dirt / gravel road leading from the parking area to the...More

Thank chasinUpstateNewYork
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Phoenix lake is a wonderful hiking place for all levels. It is sometimes hard to find a parking spot since this is a very popular space and parking is limited. Worth the visit!

Thank MovingGlobe
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The drive to the park is very pretty. Once we got there, we almost gave up because of how far away we would have to park, but then we waited in line for the parking lot, and we got into a parking space within about...More

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

We were in town and wanted to get some exercise. Great little hike.. Just beautiful. Not sure of the trail we took about it was only about 2.5 miles.

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Reviewed 13 September 2015

Phoenix Lake is hard to get to because parking near it is limited, but it is worth the effort. The best time to go is on a weekday. It is an hour or so walk (depending on your meandering) around a lovely meditative lake and...More

Thank SPBSanFrancisco
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We joined the WildCare Family Adventures for this trip and once again we were so happy with the excellent teachings from Marco Berge who a long the way let us know about some of the plants, like Laurel, Bay Leaves, and the fauna around us,...More

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