Best Trails Near Muir Beach CA

Muir Beach has 8 trails in the vicinity, including 7 hiking trails and 1 for mountain biking. These trails range from 0.6 to 9 miles in length. The longest trail in Muir Beach is Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods a well-known trail measuring 9 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods, Interpretive Nature Loop and Interpretive and Hillside Trail Loop. Trails.com member Jason K. recently completed Battery Alexander Knoll Loop.

More information on the best trails in Muir Beach can be found below.
  • Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods

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    Muir Beach, CA

    Just north of San Francisco lies one of the most impressive stands of ancient redwoods in the Bay Area. Muir Woods National Monument has long beckoned visitors with its giant trees and beautiful ...
    •  2 hours
    •  9 miles
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    Just north of San Francisco lies one of the most impressive stands of ancient redwoods in the Bay Area. Muir Woods National ...

  • Ben Johnson Trail to the Dipsea Trail

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    Muir Beach, CA

    Linking the deep forest of Muir Woods with ocean views and rolling meadows, the Ben Johnson Trail is a spectacular challenge for the energetic hiker. The undeniable, and well-deserved, focus ...
    •  4 miles
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    Linking the deep forest of Muir Woods with ocean views and rolling meadows, the Ben Johnson Trail is a spectacular challenge ...

  • Interpretive and Hillside Trail Loop

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    Muir Beach, CA

    Break away from the route more traveled by—and get a topside view of Redwood Creek and the groves that cluster along its banks—by adding the Hillside Trail to your Muir Woods tour. If you’d like ...
    •  2 miles
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    Break away from the route more traveled by—and get a topside view of Redwood Creek and the groves that cluster along its ...

  • Interpretive Nature Loop

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    Muir Beach, CA

    From the gargantuan (old-growth coast redwoods stretching to the heavens) to the minuscule (tiny ladybugs that gather in the forest in October in preparation for mating), this path through the ...
    •  2 miles
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    From the gargantuan (old-growth coast redwoods stretching to the heavens) to the minuscule (tiny ladybugs that gather in ...

  • Coastal - Miwok Loop

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    Muir Beach, CA

    This route serves up an intriguing mix of grand views, challenging terrain, and abandoned military installations. I spend a lot of time alone on the trail, which gives me ample opportunity to ...
    •  5.5 miles
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    This route serves up an intriguing mix of grand views, challenging terrain, and abandoned military installations. I spend ...

  • Rodeo Lagoon Trail

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    Muir Beach, CA

    This easy jaunt circumnavigates Rodeo Lagoon, offering great views of the local bird life. Think of the trail around Rodeo Lagoon as the perfect compliment to (or antidote for) a lazy day at ...
    •  2 miles
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    This easy jaunt circumnavigates Rodeo Lagoon, offering great views of the local bird life. Think of the trail around Rodeo ...

  • Battery Alexander Knoll Loop

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    Muir Beach, CA

    This short trail is battery-packed, visiting three separate sets of early twentieth-century fortifications. This loop is perfect for those who want to combine a short hike with the exploration ...
    •  0.8 miles
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    This short trail is battery-packed, visiting three separate sets of early twentieth-century fortifications. This loop is ...

  • South Rodeo Beach Trail

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    Muir Beach, CA

    Bird Island and its winged residents dominate the views from South Rodeo Beach. Often shrouded in fog and littered with debris carried in by the surf, South Rodeo Beach is a place for parkas, ...
    •  0.6 miles
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    Bird Island and its winged residents dominate the views from South Rodeo Beach. Often shrouded in fog and littered with debris ...