Benstein Trail

Mount Tamalpais Watershed, California

Elevation Gain370ft
Trailhead Elevation2,230ft
Elevation Min/Max2001/2273ft
Elevation Start/End2230/2230ft

Benstein Trail

Benstein Trail is a hiking trail in Marin County, California. It is within Mount Tamalpais Watershed. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 2,230 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation gain of 370 feet. The trail ends near the Potrero Camp picnic site. This trail connects with the following: Rock Springs Lagunitas Road, Simmons Fire Road and Laurel Dell Fire Road.

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Hiking Marin: 141 Great Hikes in Marin County (Marin Press LLC)
Don & Kay Martin
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"This is a pleasant hike that explores woods and chaparral on both sides of the mountain offering great views and good wildflowers. Two short, steep rocky descents."

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Mount Tamalpais Watershed
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Mount Tamalpais Watershed
Marin Municipal Water District
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