Curated Trail Adventures.

We have hand selected Ridge Trail adventures for you to explore.

Purisima Creek Redwoods Delight

Take your next adventure on the trail that started it all. Purisima Creek holds the first section of dedicated Ridge Trail and is a quintessential northern California hike.

Learn More

4 Dog-friendly Hikes

Looking for an adventure for you AND your four-legged friend? Check out four of our favorite dog-friendly hikes on the Ridge Trail.

Learn More

5 Wildflower Hikes

There's no better time to get out on the trail than spring! See the trail come to life on five of our favorite wildflower hikes.

Learn More

Valentine Vista, St. Helena

Looking for a romantic Ridge Trail adventure? Head to Moore Creek Park's Valentine Vista for breathtaking views of the valley, Lake Hennessey and beyond. Afterwards, check out some of the nearby eats and drinks in St. Helena and Napa Valley. 

Learn More

Windy Hill, Portola Valley

Grab your coat and kite and head for Windy Hill. Named for its distinctive, breezy grass-covered hilltop, this peninsula landmark rewards hikers with views that can't be beat.

Learn More

Skyline Ridge Tree Farm

Explore this scenic and tranquil section of the Santa Cruz that is perfect for hikers of all abilities. Make it a holiday adventure and visit the Skyline Ridge Christmas Tree Farm, where you can harvest your very own tree.

Learn More

Top 3 Napa County Loops

Discover tranquil forests, trek across rugged terrain, and step off the beaten path to experience the beauty of Napa County beyond its picturesque vineyards.

Learn More

Hike, Bike, or Climb the Rocky-Ridges Tour

Explore the ridgeline of two vast parks–Sanborn County Park and Castle Rock State Park. Whether you're hiking, biking, climbing, or camping–this hike has something for everyone.

Learn More

5 Family-Friendly Ridge Trail Hikes

Looking for your next fun family outing? Take in some fresh air and explore the great outdoors together with five of our favorite family-friendly hikes.

Learn More

East Bay Hills Excursion

Hike, bike, or ride this section of Ridge Trail to see the varied beauty that East Bay has to offer. Work your way through redwoods, descend into wooded canyons, and climb to open grasslands.

Learn More

Mount Sutro Stroll, San Francisco

Step into a fantastic hidden oasis of green in San Francisco that is perfect for escaping the hustle and bustle of the city.

Learn More

Ridge Trail's 7 Best Mountain Bikes

Check out seven of our favorite spots around the Bay for a mountain bike adventure. From the Marin Headlands to the Crockett Hills, these rides offer a chance to leave behind busy roads and take in the fresh air and scenic views along the trail. 

Learn More

Marin Ocean View Loop, Marin

Discover some of the most breathtaking vistas the Bay Area has to offer on this fantastic loop.

Learn More

Carquinez Strait Scenic Loop Trail: Top 3 Ridge Trail Routes

Explore the Carquinez Strait Scenic Loop Trail. From family-friendly to mountain bike pump and flow to California history, Carquinez Strait has something for everyone. Get the best of Vallejo, Benicia, Crockett, and Mount Wanda.

Learn More

3 Day Self-Guided "Dine and Hike" in Los Gatos

Looking for a multi-day hike adventure? Take our maps and this itinerary and see the wide variety of natural beauty (and restaurants!) the Peninsula and the South Bay has to offer.

Learn More

Petaluma Park Tour, Sonoma

Enjoy Helen Putnam Regional Park’s grassy hillsides and groves of heritage oaks as well as other Petaluma Parks connected by the Ridge Trail.

Learn More

Wunderlich to Huddart County Park, Woodside

Follow the gently graded Skyline Trail through redwood and Douglas-fir forests just below the crest of the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Get Trail Map

Tilden to Redwood Regional Park, Berkeley

Climb to dramatic views from San Pablo Ridge, descend to wooded streamsides, and traverse open grasslands.

Learn More

Western Ridge Section: Marin to Hillsborough

Start out at Lucas Valley Open Space Preserve in Marin and enjoy the stunning views of Big Rock Ridge, Bolinas and Mount Tam.

Learn More