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Hike America: Northern California
by Dan Brett (The Globe Pequot Press)
The Shoreline/Ridge Fire Loop begins at the remnants of a turn-of-the-century Chinese shrimpfishing village and explores the dry, oak-woodland hills of the San Francisco Bay Area. The pleasant series of loops provides hikers with plenty of options for longer or shorter hikes. Gorgeous views of San Pablo and San Francisco bays put the visual icing on the trail’s cake. Terrain: Dirt path, dirt, and gravel roads travel along the bay shore and rolling, oak-covered hillsides.
Hiking Marin: 141 Great Hikes in Marin County
by Don & Kay Martin (Marin Press LLC)
This mostly level hike explores the northern part of China Camp, including Turtle Back Island. Good wildflowers from February-May. Bicycles likely on weekends.
Hiking the Redwood Coast
by Dan Brett (Falcon Guides)
This hike is a pleasant loop of trails that begins at the remnants of a turn-of-the century Chinese shrimp-fishing village and explores the dry oak-woodland hills of the San Francisco Bay Area, with plenty of options for longer or shorter hikes. Gorgeous views of San Pablo and San Francisco Bays are the icing on the cake.
Hiking Through History San Francisco Bay Area
by Tracy Salcedo-Chourré (Falcon Guides)
A pocket of local Chinese-American history is showcased at the end of this long, scenic ramble.
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