Barbary Coast Trail

San Francisco, California

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This route crosses through the Financial District, Chinatown, Portsmouth Square, North Beach, the Embarcadero, Fisherman’s Wharf, and San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park—with bronze Barbary Coast Trail medallions embedded in the sidewalk to keep you on the route. Start your hike at the old San Francisco Mint on 5th Street between Mission Street and Mint Plaza. Built in 1874, this is the oldest federal building on the West Coast.
Urban Trails San Francisco

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Urban Trails San Francisco

by Alexandra Kenin (The Mountaineers Books)

This route crosses through the Financial District, Chinatown, Portsmouth Square, North Beach, the Embarcadero, Fisherman’s Wharf, and San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park—with bronze Barbary Coast Trail medallions embedded in the sidewalk to keep you on the route.

Start your hike at the old San Francisco Mint on 5th Street between Mission Street and Mint Plaza. Built in 1874, this is the oldest federal building on the West Coast.

© 2016  Alexandra Kenin /The Mountaineers Books. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Hiking
Nearby City: San Francisco
Distance: 4.4
Elevation Gain: 250 feet
Trail Type: Out-and-back
Skill Level: Easy
Duration: 2 hours
Season: Year-round
Accessibility: Dog-friendly, Kid-friendly
Local Contacts: San Francisco Museum and Historical Society; San Francisco Recreation and Park Department; National Park Service
Local Maps: 5th St. and Mint Plz., San Francisco
Driving Directions: Directions to Barbary Coast Trail

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