SN: 116586 - 2021 / Y1479
TEMPORARILY CLOSED - Start point is closed till further notice. Walk is currently unavailable.
Year Round Walk
San Francisco, California
The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:
PLEASE NOTE: START BOX IS UNAVAILABLE AT THIS TIME AS THE VISITORS CENTER IS CLOSED. San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park: Visitor Center
WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.
From Fri, Jan 1st, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021
Start box available: Daily 9:30 - 5:00
There is a 10K route that hits the "highlights" of the San Francisco skyline. Climb the hills with the cable cars. Walk down Lombard,"'the crookedest street in town". Visit Coit Tower to see the WPA murals inside and 360 degree views of the city and bay. Pass historic mansions, hotels and museums. Return through Fort Mason and Aquatic Park. Rated 4A. OR there is an 11K route that follows the Embarcadero from Fishermans Wharf to the Oracle Ballpark and returns through Chinatown and North Beach - rated 1A. Or walkers can do it all in 21K! There is also a 5K route through Fishermans Wharf to Pier 39 and Ghirardelli Square - rated 1A.
Distance: 6/10/11/21KM, Rating: 4A
Daily 9:30am-5pm Ask at the information desk for blue, green, & white striped file folder with Bay Bandits label. All on city sidewalks and stairs. Difficult for strollers and wheelchairs. 11K = 6.84 miles; 10K = 6.2 miles; 5K = 3.1 miles. Restrooms at the start and along the routes. For additional information call 916-616-6003 or 415-385-4481,
Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only
Driving to the start box
499 Jefferson St, San Francisco CA 94109, 415.447.5000 (at the corner of Hyde St) From E Bay, 80 S across Bay Bridge, first exit, Folsom St. Turn Left onto Fremont St and then immediate right onto Howard St. Turn Left on Embarcadero to Jefferson. From S Bay, 101 N to 280 N exit King, becomes Embarcadero to Jefferson and Fisherman's Wharf. From N Bay, 101 S, take Presidio exit and turn left onto Marina Blvd (1st light). Left on Bay (past Safeway), left on Hyde to Jefferson. Metered parking near Wharf, 2hr st parking a few blocks away. Parking lot information: www.sanfrancisco.bestparking.com/ PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. Accessible by Muni - Powell and Mason Cable Car, F line streetcar, 30 Stockton & 47 Van Ness buses. BART Embarcadero exit to F Line streetcar. Ferry to Pier 41 or Ferry Bldg, then F Line. www.511.org for public trans. planning. www.nps.gov/safr/planyourvisit/directions.htm
Bay Bandits Volksmarch Club (AVA-0204)
Event website: www.facebook.com/SanFranciscoBayBandits/
Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.